Friday, August 14, 2009
Shock Labyrinth - Takashi Shimizu (2009)
Takashi Shimizu, the man who brought us "Ju-on (The Grudge)" brings us Japan's first ever entirely 3D feature film "Shock Labyrinth". Filmed at Fuji-Q Highland amusement park, the largest haunted house attraction, according to The Guinness Book of World Records, Shimizu follows a group of young men and women who must uncover the mystery of what happened to their good friend Yuki who returns after 10 years of of being missing. "shock Labyrinth" is set for release in Japan on October 17th.
A Fugitive from the Past - Tomu Uchida (1965)
In 1947 a man robs and murders an entire family during a typhoon. A decade later the same man, now hugely successful in business, is confronted with his crime by a prostitute who holds damning evidence from that fateful day. Director Tomu Uchida delivers one of his masterpieces with "A Fugitive from the Past".