• Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion

    Jul 4, 2018

    Fans of exploitation cinema as well as students of international cinema and its trends will have solid reward from ‘Female Convict #701: Scorpion’ and the powerful ferocity of the onscreen tale of love, betrayal and revenge it weaves.

  • Samurai Wolf

    Jan 22, 2024

    Short but sharp samurai flick from an early on in his career Hideo Gosha, ‘Samurai Wolf’ still packs a punch despite its short running time and being almost 60 years old.

  • Samurai Wolf II

    Jan 22, 2024

    Slicker and swifter this time around, ‘Samurai Wolf II’┬áis still some dark, fight filled, chanbara entertainment but is perhaps unnecessarily complex and convoluted for its own good.

  • Violent Streets

    Feb 10, 2023

    A tough film with many unlikable characters but a thrilling tale of gangster revenge that has lost none of its force over the past 50 years.

  • Virus

    Jan 1, 2024

    You will probably have to be in a certain mood to watch a film as pessimistic as this, but the reward is an excellent piece of entertainment with plenty of food for thought.