• Hard Boiled

    Hard Boiled


    “Give the guy a gun and he’s superman, Give him two and he’s God!”

    John Woo’s spectacle of flashing steel and violence “Hard Boiled” has just celebrated its 30 year anniversary. It's the perfect time to give it a rewatch.

    Chow Yun-fat plays a rogue cop pitted against Tony Leung Chiu-wai as a cold-blooded Triad hit man. But all may not be as it seems when the lines between good and evil start to blur together…

    If you…

  • The Drifting Classroom

    The Drifting Classroom


    “It’s been concluded that this could be a time slip situation”.

    Inspired by the classic horror manga of the same name and directed by the visionary Nobuhiko Obayashi, “The Drifting Classroom” (1987) does to disaster movies what “House” (1977) did for the haunted house film.

    Middle school student Sho Takamatsu has just come back from living in the United States and he is feeling full of himself. Wearing a jacket that says “American Dream” on the back, he…