Monday, April 2, 2012
Ai to Makoto - Takashi Miike (2012)
Fans of "The Happiness of the Katakuris" rejoice! Takashi Miike has returned to the most unlikely genre of his wildly diverse cinematic career... the musical! Miike adapts Ikki Kajiwara's action/ romance manga "Ai to Makoto" to the screen with Satoshi Tsumabuki and Emi Takei as its all singing, all dancing pair of young lovers.
Nippon Era Irresponsibility - Kengo Furusawa (1962)
Legendary Japanese comedian Hitoshi Ueki stars as one of his most beloved characters, an irresponsible, devil-may-care salaryman, in Kengo Furusawa's comedy musical.