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A Day (하루) (2017) Mini Film Review

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This is a time loop story. I feel like you should not watch the trailer because it shows too much especially towards the end. Just know that the main character views an accident and time keeps repeating while he tries to prevent the accident from happening. 299 more words

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The Battlehship Island (2017) Mini Film Review

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Under the colonial rule of Japan, the life of 400 or so Koreans who are conscripted into slave labor on ‘The Battleship Island’ and their attempt to escape. 297 more words

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Dispatches from Cinemalaya 2017 (Part 1)

ANG PAMILYANG HINDI LUMULUHA (Mes de Guzman)

Even for non-Sharonians, there is palpable excitement in the prospect of seeing Sharon Cuneta in a small, independent movie at a festival whose major asset is its ability to attract droves of moviegoers, many of whom are young ones discovering new local films on their own. 1,539 more words

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Gintama live action (2017) Mini Film Review

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Oh. OH. You…you want me to describe Gintama??? Look. There is no point because this anime is too complicated to explain and no synopsis could do it justice. 433 more words

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雲雀の宿替 (The Larks' Moving Day)

Director: Yasuji Murata
Release Date: January 31, 1933
Rating: ★★★★
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In ‘The Larks’ Moving Day’ we follow a family of anthropomorphized larks who live in a cornfield. 161 more words

Black And White Films

のらくろ二等兵 演習の巻 (Private 2nd Class Norakuro: The Drill)

Director: Yasuji Murata
Stars: Norakuro
Release Date: June 14, 1933
Rating: ★★★
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Norakuro is a black dog who has joined an army of white dogs. 226 more words

Black And White Films

大当り空の円タク (The Plane Cabby's Lucky Day)

Director: Teizô Katô
Release Date: October 22, 1932
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Surprisingly, the story of ‘The Plane Cabby’s Lucky Day’ takes place in the far future of 1980. 188 more words

Black And White Films