The Attorney

The Attorney
A smartly made drama with a level of tension cranked up to the zenith

Die Fighting

Die Fighting
When the fights are this good there is really not much to complain about

Jump Ashin!

Jump Ashin!
So much more than just the tale of an underdog taking on the establishment
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Trailer For 'Love You You' September 13, 2011
Trailer For 'Love You You'

The trailer has been released for 'Love You You', a new Chinese romantic comedy from director Jingle Ma ('Tokyo Raiders'). Set on a tropical island, the film is supposedly intended as a semi-sequel to Ma's 2000 flick 'Summer Holiday'. The cast includes AngelaBaby, Eddie Peng, Zhou Yang and Zhu Yu-Chen.

Japan Flix To Stream Media Blasters Content September 13, 2011
Japan Flix To Stream Media Blasters Content

Beginning September 9th, Japan Flix will be streaming Japanese movies and television shows from distributor Media Blasters on www.japanflix.com. Around twenty titles will become available over the next couple of months, including Takashi Miike's 'Crows Zero' and the mecha epic, 'Mazinkaiser SKL'.

'Empire Of Passion' On UK Double Play September 09, 2011
'Empire Of Passion' On UK Double Play

Studio Canal have announced the UK Double Play (DVD + Blu-ray combo) release of 'Empire Of Passion' for the 17th October, 2011. Directed by Nagisa Oshima, the film centres around an illicit affair between a young soldier and an older married woman that leads to the murder of her husband.

Korea Calling At The Thames Festival September 09, 2011
Korea Calling At The Thames Festival

This weekend (10/11 Sept) sees the arrival of the Thames Festival, a free to all celebration of London and the River Thames. Of all the varied activities included this year, probably the most appealing for fans of this site is the one presented by the Korean Cultural Centre UK entitled 'Korea Calling'.

Trailer For 'Lee's Adventure' September 08, 2011
Trailer For 'Lee's Adventure'

The trailer has been released for 'Lee's Adventure', a live-action adaptation of the 2009 animated short of the same name. The film alternates between reality and the imagination of a broken hearted young man (Jaycee Chan) who attempts to manipulate space and time to recover his lost love.

'The Warring States' On HK DVD September 08, 2011
'The Warring States' On HK DVD

Mei Ah have announced the HK DVD release of 'The Warring States' for the 15th September, 2011. Loosely based on historical accounts from over 2,000 years ago, the film presents a panoramic view of the period when seven kingdom-states fought for supremacy in ancient China.

Trailer For 'A Simple Life' September 08, 2011
Trailer For 'A Simple Life'

The trailer has been released for 'A Simple Life' (formerly titled 'Sister Peach'), a new Chinese drama from director Ann Hui. Inspired by a true story, the movie depicts the heart-warming relationship between a young master, Roger (Andy Lau), and his long-term nurse, Tao Jie (Deannie Yip).

Scotland Loves Anime 2011 Line-Up Announced September 07, 2011
Scotland Loves Anime 2011 Line-Up Announced

The line-up has been revealed for this year's 'Scotland Loves Anime' event, which takes place in October. The films include Keiichi Hara's award-winning 'Colorful', the CGI videogame adaptation 'Tekken: Blood Vengeance', children's fantasy 'Hotarubi no Mori e' and both the 'Mardock Scramble' movies.

'Parasite Doctor Suzune' Gets Live-Action Film September 07, 2011
'Parasite Doctor Suzune' Gets Live-Action Film

Haruki's mobile phone manga 'Parasite Doctor Suzune' will get a live-action film adaptation released this fall. Directed by Ryu Kaneda ('Video Girl Ai'), the film will star Rei Yoshii ('Bleach Rock Musical') in the titular role, with Megumi Kagurazaka ('Cold Fish') playing the villainous teacher Naomi.

Teaser For 'The Sword Identity' September 07, 2011
Teaser For 'The Sword Identity'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'The Sword Identity', the directorial debut from 'The Grandmasters' script writer Xu Haofeng. The film centres around a young swordsman who enters a tournament and must fight against four masters with very different philosophies of combat.

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