• Blade Of The Immortal

    Sep 10, 2021

    Billed as Takashi Miike‚Äôs 100th film at the time of release, ‘Blade of the Immortal’ sees the enfant terrible deliver one of his best films of recent: both violently excessive and beautifully crafted.

  • The Twilight Samurai

    Jun 18, 2015

    Nominated for an Academy Award and sweeping the board at the Japanese equivalent of ‘The Oscars’, Yoji Yamada’s lyrically, tenderly woven tale of dignity is a triumph of substance over action.