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Toronto International Film Festival: Yakuza Apocalypse

Kamiura (Lily Franky) is not your typical yakuza boss: he’s a kindly man who dotes on the locals in his ‘hood and extends life-saving loans to small businesses in order to keep the big corporations out. 63 more words

Toronto International Film Festival

Takashi Miike's Cannes Pic 'Shield Of Straw' Getting English-Language Redo

All Nippon Entertainment Works and Japanese partner Nippon TV are teaming with Chris and Paul Weitz’s Depth of Field to develop and produce an English-language remake of Takashi Miike’s action thriller  333 more words


Yakuza Apocalypse has a release date

Hi Vamps,

Further to the news that Samuel Goldwyn Films have picked up the North American film rights, Dread Central have just come out with a release date for the comedic vampire action thriller. 103 more words


Samuel Goldwyn Films to release Yakuza Apocalypse in North America

Hi Vamps,

Comingsoon.net Samuel Goldwyn Films has announced they have acquired the rights for he North American market for the upcoming comedic-vampire-action-thriller Yakuza Apocalypse.


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Takashi Miike's 'Yakuza Apocalypse' To Hack And Slash In North America Through Samuel Goldwyn

Director Takashi Miike’s action-horror-comedy-martial arts splatterfest Yakuza Apocalypse will face the end of the world in the West, as Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired North American rights. 153 more words

Breaking News

Takashi Miike's 'Yakuza Apocalypse' Bought for U.S. by Samuel Goldwyn Films

Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired North American rights to Japanese director Takashi Miike’s comedic vampire action thriller “Yakuza Apocalypse.”

The film premiered as part of the Directors’ Fortnight program at the Cannes Film Festival and will screen in the Midnight Madness program at the Toronto Film Festival. 124 more words


The Happiness of the Katakuris


This black comedy musical is delirious and fun, but possibly a bit too absurd for its own good

“Dem Bones.”


 Renegade director Takashi Miike seems to be making monthly appearances on this website. 767 more words