A coming of age adventure with beautiful animation and a heartfelt story.
A poignant look at isolated teenagers coming of age in the internet age
A great starter kit for those interested in the world of Death Note and the world of shinigami.
‘Death Note: Light up the NEW World’ is an enjoyable enough sequel to the first two films in the popular anime and live action Japanese franchise.
‘I Am a Hero’ offers a decent entry into the crowded zombie film genre
Director Shimomura Yûji, who comes from he world of stunt coordination, uses his and Tak’s abilities superbly crafting what he calls his “Zero Range Combat” for a solid martial arts thriller in ‘Re: Born’
A naive handmaiden and a beautiful heiress are drawn together in this erotic Korean mystery drama that hits on all cylinders.
This parable of the ravages of war and male greed mixed with a paranormal ghost story is one of the greats of Japanese cinema — newly restored on Blu-ray from the Criterion Collection.
This Japanese import from Netflix is a delicious look at the adventures of a retired salary-man rediscovering the delights of life through cuisine.
This Japanese import from Netflix poses extensional questions around the setting of the universal language of food — and it’s a delicious mix.