Film Review: X-Cross (2007)

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SYNOPSIS: A pair of beautiful young girls (Matsush*ta Nao, Suzuki Ami) finds themselves in the fight of their lives when a trip to a hot springs resort lands them in the middle of a remote village, where bloodthirsty maniacs carry out a terrifying tradition. Based on the spine-tingling novel by Nobuyuki Joko, this fast and funny horror-thriller is directed by cult film auteur Kenta Fukasaku (Battle Royale II). REVIEW: X-cross is nice change of pace … Continue reading

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Film Review: Black Rat (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: A group of high school students whose friend committed suicide after they treated her cruelly. Months later, they receive letters asking them to come to the school one night. After they arrive, they’re met by a girl in a rat mask who tells them she is going to kill them all. Is it their dead friend out for revenge? REVIEW: Kenta Fukasaku has had an interesting career as a director. It was a highly … Continue reading

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