Three early and stunning yakuza films from the Japanese auteur Takeshi Kitano are offered up in a wonderful Blu-ray collection from BFI.
Hardboiled classic film noir about an armored truck heist gone awry arrives in an excellent new 4K restoration on Blu-ray from Masters of Cinema.
A fanservice filled ecchi romantic comedy filled with lots of taboos and titillating character designs.
The ‘libs’ are bad and the ‘deplorables’ good in this heavy-handed, political horror/thriller about a literal human hunt, where the action is great but the commentary too in-your-face.
Neither of these Snipes vehicles is without flaws, but they pair well together for an afternoon of popcorn thrills in this barebones double feature combo.
A complex and layered series that honors the original work while tackling pressing social issues of today.
A suspenseful and brutal feminist revenge thriller finds a woman refusing to be a victim and turning her assaulters into the hunted.
A middling comedy/romance anime series suffers from a lack of compelling gags but has good character designs.
The 1963 ‘Profumo Scandal’ is told in this 1989 film wonderfully restored in a dual-format, Blu-ray/DVD edition from the BFI.
A stunning restoration of this early 1980s Tsui Hark martial arts classic.