Branded to Kill is the “incomprehensible” film that got Japanese auteur Suzuki Seijun fired from Nikkatsu studios in 1968. Join me as I take a deep dive into the movie and reveal why this fantastic film is actually a misunderstood masterpiece of yakuza cinema.
The first episode of Ju-On: Origins sets up a fresh, new take on the franchise with some good tension and disturbing moments.
Entrails of a Virgin mixes softcore porn with gore, but is the mixture done well?
Is Concrete a meaningful look at a real-life tragedy, or is a failed attempt at finding a message in murder?
House is a misunderstood masterpiece of Japanese horror. It’s crazy, strange, and deeper than most people give it credit for. It’s a must-watch for any fan of film.
House is a beloved movie, but to people love it for the wrong reasons? Join me in episode 3 of the LTL podcast as I make an argument for looking past the crazy visuals of House and appreciating the movie for its deep connections to Japanese folklore, the medium of film, and what it means to grow up in a society affected by war!
Based on the cult indie game of the same name, Ao Oni: The Animation is a goofy comedy anime series featuring a giant purplish-blue monster murdering high school kids. Is it as fun as it sounds?
One of the most infamous movies for fans of horror, Flower of Flesh and Blood delivers on its promise of gore, but are there more reasons to watch beyond the blood and guts?