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Takashi Miike’s ‘First Love’ (2019) Hits Select Theaters Soon

First Love

Well Go USA Entertainment recently unveiled the teaser trailer for Takashi Miike’s high-energy, crowd pleasing action crime drama First Love (aka Hatsukoi). The trailer dropped at San Diego Comic-Con as part of the Superhero Kung Fu Extravaganza. The filmmakers describe it as “a fun and anarchic noir-tinged yakuza film that …

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Review of Takashi Miike’s ‘Blade of the Immortal’ (2017)

“His Path of Vengeance is Paved in Blood.” Takashi Miike’s Blade of the Immoral (2017) AKA Mugen no jûnin, is an adaption of Hiroaki Samura’s bloodthirsty 1993 vampire manga, and tells the tale of a contemporary Greek tragedy. Without spoiling the plot, it’s best to go in blind and allow a healthy dose …

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