Special ID

Special ID
A solid action thriller that is a lot better than you’ve probably heard

The Great Magician

The Great Magician
A slickly operated experience that stays just the right side of zany

Dog

Dog
A well-made and powerful short film that doesn’t flinch on the violence
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'Casshern Sins - Part 2' On UK DVD And Blu-Ray June 15, 2011
'Casshern Sins - Part 2' On UK DVD And Blu-Ray

Manga Entertainment have announced the UK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Casshern Sins - Part 2' for the 18th July, 2011. Based on the original 1973 'Casshan Robot Hunter' series, the show centres around a heroic cyborg who rises against the robotic armies that have subjugated all of humanity.

Teaser Trailer For 'Moteki' June 14, 2011
Teaser Trailer For 'Moteki'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'Moteki', a feature length continuation of the Japanese television show of the same name. The film sees Mirai Moriyama reprising his role as a 30-year-old virgin who suddenly receives female attention after experiencing "moteki" - a period when one becomes popular.

Barbican Centre Screening Studio Ghibli Season June 14, 2011
Barbican Centre Screening Studio Ghibli Season

Ten years ago, the Barbican brought a selection of Studio Ghibli works to London for the first time. To celebrate the anniversary of this event, the centre is going to be screening ten of the finest films from the Japanese animation studio, including their latest offering, 'Arrietty' (AKA 'The Borrower Arrietty').

Second Trailer For 'My Kingdom' June 14, 2011
Second Trailer For 'My Kingdom'

A second trailer has been released for 'My Kingdom', the new Chinese martial arts drama directed by Gao Xiaosong. The film stars Wu Chun and Han Geng as two brothers who go on a quest for fame, love and revenge, back dropped by the Shanghai opera stage during its 1920s heyday.

'A Hometown In Heart' On Korean DVD June 13, 2011
'A Hometown In Heart' On Korean DVD

Korean Federation of Film Archives have announced the Korean DVD release of 'A Hometown In Heart' for the 20th June, 2011. Adapted from playwright Ham Se-deok's 'A Little Monk', the film unfolds the everyday lives of three generations against the backdrop of a quiet temple in the mountains.

The Stunt People Return With 'Death Grip' June 13, 2011
The Stunt People Return With 'Death Grip'

San Francisco-based stunt team The Stunt People have announced that they are working on a second feature length outing entitled 'Death Grip. The film, which is in the pre-production phase, will be directed, choreographed and star The Stunt People founder and lead member Eric Jacobus.

Trailer For 'Kaiji 2' June 10, 2011
Trailer For 'Kaiji 2'

The trailer has been released for 'Kaiji 2', a direct sequel to the 2009 live-action adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto’s gambling manga. Set 3 years after the first film, the story finds Kaiji entrapped by the Teiai Group and thrown back in the underground where he is forced to do hard labour.

'Umizaru 3' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray June 10, 2011
'Umizaru 3' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray

Intercontinental Video have announced the HK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Umizaru 3: The Last Message' for the 17th June, 2011. The film is the final and biggest chapter in a trilogy of live-action adaptations of the comic-based drama 'Umizaru', which highlights the courage and hard work of rescue divers.

Teaser Trailer For 'Genji Monogatari' June 10, 2011
Teaser Trailer For 'Genji Monogatari'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'Genji Monogatari', a live-action adaptation of the classic Japanese novel by Murasaki Shikibu. Directed by Yasuo Tsuruhashi, the story centres around the son of a Japanese emperor who is relegated to commoner status and begins a career as an imperial officer.

'Birdy The Mighty: Decode 1' On UK DVD June 09, 2011
'Birdy The Mighty: Decode 1' On UK DVD

Manga Entertainment have announced the UK DVD release of 'Birdy The Mighty: Decode 1' for the 11th July, 2011. Directed by Kazuki Akane ('Vision of Escaflowne'), the series centres around  an interstellar space agent called Birdy who is sent to Earth  to investigate the appearance of aliens.

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