Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion

Thursday, March 11th, 2010 by Coventry -

Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion   FCS dvd blackCR 84x120 thriller reviews reviews drama action Director: Shunya Ito
Writer:
Fumio Konami, Hirô Matsuda based on a manga by Tooru Shinohara
Release year:
1972
Japanese title:
Joshuu 701-gô: Sasori

W.I.P without dull clichés and stereotypes

Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion   Offscreen 2010 mini logo thriller reviews reviews drama action In love with a corrupt police detective, Nami (Meiko Kaji) foolishly agrees to infiltrate the Yakuza. Things go very wrong. Betrayed, battered and bruised, she ends up in a violent prison environment with only one thing left on her mind… Revenge.

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The Blood Of Rebirth

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 by Vomitron -

The Blood Of Rebirth   Blood Rebirth posterCR 85x120 reviews fantasy drama Director: Toshiaki Toyoda
Writer:
Hangan Oguri
Release year:
2009
Japanese title:
Yomigaeri No Chi

Simply beyond and back, with the sound of rock.

The Blood Of Rebirth   Offscreen 2010 mini logo reviews fantasy drama Japan during the middle ages, a time when mysticism and dark overlords still ruled the land. A deviant tyrant, master of a ruthless clan, calls on a respectable masseur to ease his physical burdens. The masseur agrees to help, and for this he pays with his life. But his refusal to enter the hereafter, has him coming back as a ‘hungry ghost’ to take care of unfinished business…

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