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Blood and Metal, Bruises on Flesh, Shin'ya Tsukamoto: The Nightmare Man

13 films

From his earlier, experimental, cyberpunk works, to his newer, pacifist, more meditative films, Shin'ya Tsukamoto is a master in every…

  • Cowboy Bebop: The Lost Session
  • Bo Burnham: Inside
  • Bad Hair
  • Fantastic Fungi
  • Rilakkuma and Kaoru

Random List 1

54 films

If you don’t know what this list is, then it isn’t for you. Blame Lb for not allowing you to…

  • Red Post on Escher Street
  • Minari
  • I'm Thinking of Ending Things
  • Kajillionaire
  • The Story of Southern Islet

2020 Ranked

45 films

  • Bullet Ballet
  • Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
  • The Hills Have Eyes Part II
  • The Possessed
  • The Robbery

Arrow Video Challenge - 2022

52 films

Hi there, welcome to the ‘Arrow Video Challenge,’ which is a celebration of all things Arrow. This is the first,…

  • Fireworks
  • Dolls
  • Boiling Point
  • Sonatine
  • Takeshi's Castle Vol. 1

The Poetic Destruction of Takeshi Kitano

11 films

A ranking of the works of one of my favourite directors - Takeshi Kitano. Completely subjective, though I am open…

  • A Page of Madness
  • Love & Peace
  • Kuroneko
  • The Nightingale's Prayer
  • School on Fire

Collab Film Club Ranked

29 films

A ranking of all of the films that I have seen that have been screened in the excellent Collab Film…

  • Memoria
  • Annette
  • Bo Burnham: Inside
  • Titane
  • Judas and the Black Messiah

2021 Ranked

31 films

  • Bullet Ballet
  • House
  • Love Exposure
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Only God Forgives

My Directors League

10 films

This list is something called a directors league. If you do not know already, a directors league is a list…

  • Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
  • Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion
  • Scorpion: Double Venom
  • Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable
  • New Female Prisoner Scorpion: Special Cellblock X

Prisoner in a Pinku: The Original Miss Scorpion

13 films

In 1972, ‘Female Prisoner 701: Scorpion’ was first screened in Japan, and ended up reinventing the exploitation (and sexploitation) genre…

  • Love Exposure
  • House
  • An Elephant Sitting Still
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Female Trouble

My Top 60(ish)

63 films

A list of my fifty (more or less) favourite films, in order of best to worst. Open for discussion.

  • 25th Anniversary Studio Ghibli Concert
  • Harakiri
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer
  • Spirited Away

Letterboxd's Official Top 250 Japanese Feature Films

250 films

This list contains the 250 highest rated Japanese fiction features by Letterboxd rating, and are in order of rating, from…

  • Desperate Living
  • Noriko's Dinner Table
  • Kuroneko
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Suicide Club

Hooptober 88:88 (Failed)

39 films

It feels sad having a lucky number, even sadder when you spend half an hour at the age of 5…