Magnolia Pictures is preparing to unveil Tony Jaa and Dolph Lundgren's upcoming action epic 'Skin Trade' on VOD next month. To help spread the word about Jaa's latest cinematic fight flick, the distributor unleashed a brand new theatrical poster. The film is presently slated to hit VOD on April 23.
'Tokyo Tribe' Battles Its Way To The UK
Director¬†Sion Sono's action epic 'Tokyo Tribe' has developed a pretty loyal following since its arrival last year. Fortunately for Japanese cinema fanatics residing in the UK, the flick is scheduled to arrive in theaters on May 8. Assuming, of course, you can handle a film that's primarily told in Japanese rap verses.
'Kung Fu Killer' Heads To The US
If you live in the US and you're overwhelmingly irritated that just about everyone else on the planet is enjoying Donnie Yen's 'Kung Fu Killer' (aka 'Kung Fu Jungle') then you're in luck. The fine folks at Well Go USA are bringing the wildly enjoyable action-packed thriller Stateside this April.
Trailer For 'Assassination Classroom'
Check out the latest trailer for director Hasumi Eiichiro's ('Wild 7,' 'Umizaru') seemingly wacky adaptation of Yusei Matsui's manga 'Assassination Classroom.' The upcoming film, which stars former KARA member Kang Jiyoung, is expected to land in theaters throughout Japan on March 21.
'My Love, My Bride' On Korean DVD
KD Media have announced the Korean DVD release of 'My Love, My Bride' for the 4th March, 2015. The film is a remake of Lee Myung-Se's 1990 relationship drama that updates the story by following the realistic life, love and trials of a newlywed couple in the present-day.
'Naruto' Lives On In His Own Stage Play
Although Masashi Kishimoto's manga has now ended, the spirit of 'Naruto' is set to live on in a new stage play coming to Tokyo¬†this March.¬†Simply titled¬†'Live Spectacle Naruto', the play incorporates events from volumes 1-27 of the manga and features a cast of no less than 18 characters.
'Five Minutes To Tomorrow' On HK DVD
Intercontinental Video have announced the HK DVD release of 'Five Minutes To Tomorrow' for the 3rd March, 2015. Based on the novel 'Mayonaka no Gofun Mae' by Takayoshi Honda, the story follows a lonely young man who falls for a girl who recently went through a painful breakup.
Final 'Ju-On' Film Coming In 2015
During¬†a recent press conference at Tokyo's Akagi Shrine, it was announced that a final entry into the 'Ju-On' horror film series is currently in development. The film, entitled 'Ju-On: The Final', will be directed by Masayuki Ochiai ('Ju-On: Beginning of the End') and is set to star Airi Taira ('20th Century Boys').