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  Topic: fudoh
Lupin

Replies: 15
Views: 2473

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Mar 23, 2004 6:42 pm   Subject: fudoh
I love Fudoh very much. SBS deserve much praise for screening this. I'm looking forward to the Japanese DVD of the film to be released towards the end of next month (available either by itself or in a ...
  Topic: Ju-on the Judge
Lupin

Replies: 24
Views: 8258

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu Jul 17, 2003 12:32 pm   Subject: Ju-on the Judge
The Juon series is directed by Takashi Shimizu (Hideo Nakata directed Ring).

The series goes like this..

(t) = theatrical
(v) = video

Juon (v)
Juon II (v)
Juon (t) (aka The Grudge)
Juon ...
  Topic: Hints and recommendations
Lupin

Replies: 62
Views: 15642

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Jun 27, 2003 11:40 am   Subject: Hints and recommendations
quote:Originally posted by Noa:
And there's another one about this magical mail box that sends letters to the past and present, I'll try and find the name of that one.

Il Mare?
  Topic: Hints and recommendations
Lupin

Replies: 62
Views: 15642

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Jun 25, 2003 7:21 pm   Subject: Hints and recommendations
quote:Originally posted by Zedstar:
Mixed news. Good news is- MM are looking into- Beat, Violent Cop, Sonatine and Gonin.


Gonin would go down really well with the OFLC http://www.madman.com.au/mad ...
  Topic: MIFF 2003 program announced!!
Lupin

Replies: 8
Views: 1616

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jun 24, 2003 1:25 pm   Subject: MIFF 2003 program announced!!
Fest time. The best time of the year (well, second only to Christmas http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif)

Dolls will be magnificent in the cinema. I'd also like to catch JAM Films and Woman ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Jun 18, 2003 5:56 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Yep, well done Tyr http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif

And I'll be checking out tonight's doco...
  Topic: Hints and recommendations
Lupin

Replies: 62
Views: 15642

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Jun 11, 2003 2:42 pm   Subject: Hints and recommendations
How's Madman's relationship with Tartan in the UK? Just curious, as MM released the Ring films here using Tartan's transfers - any reason why they couldn't license more stuff from them?

And how about ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jun 10, 2003 9:43 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by soma:
Lupin: I gather you are fluent in Japanese then.....


Oh, I wish I were fluent in Japanese. I've been learning since June 2001 so I'm never 100% lost when watching so ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Jun 08, 2003 7:16 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
This is what I have ordered...

[url=http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=AEBD-10006]http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=AEBD-10006 (pay no attention to their info, it's the film that ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Jun 08, 2003 11:44 am   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by soma:
damn those Japanese DVD's for being so expensive!

Yeah, they totally drain my wallet. I've got over $400 worth of Japanese DVDs coming my way over the next couple of ...
  Topic: DELICATESSEN - DVD - release date finally announced!
Lupin

Replies: 7
Views: 1267

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Jun 06, 2003 9:31 pm   Subject: DELICATESSEN - DVD - release date finally announced!
I love Jeunet/Caro's work too, good to see Madman bringing Delicatessen to DVD...even if it isn't till next year.
  Topic: Brotherhood of the Wolf
Lupin

Replies: 14
Views: 2811

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Jun 06, 2003 7:06 pm   Subject: Brotherhood of the Wolf
I saw this at the cinema. Went in feeling fine, came out with a headache - what a *LOUD* movie!! But it was worth it http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif

It looks absolutely beautiful and the ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Jun 06, 2003 6:56 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Re: Swallowtail Butterfly, you're in luck. It's getting a priced down re-issue in Japan:

http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jun 03, 2003 7:01 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by soma:
I taped ANOTHER HEAVEN. Will get back to you once I've watched it.

Also got a friend to tape me LILY CHOU CHOU, IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE and AKIRA KUROSAWA'S DREAMS off W ...
  Topic: PI
Lupin

Replies: 20
Views: 4166

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jun 03, 2003 6:10 pm   Subject: PI
It's alright. Worth a look for the visuals but the story didn't really grab me.
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jun 03, 2003 5:17 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by KillEmAll:
Does any one know what happened before they found the first crime scene???

You didn't miss much. Just the opening credits and this Bible quote:

Woe to the inhab ...
  Topic: Ring
Lupin

Replies: 140
Views: 29883

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:49 pm   Subject: Ring
quote:Originally posted by mangadude:
Rasen wasn't widely appreciated

Now there's an understatement. Rasen was a bomb (which prompted the creation of Ring 2)and is loathed by many. It isn't up to the ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:38 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Yukiko Okamoto, who plays the brain cooking Chizuru, ain't too shabby either http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif

But most definately the standout is Yasuko Matsuyuki, who plays the doctor. S ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Jun 01, 2003 12:18 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Anyone catch Another Heaven last night? It's a great Japanese horror, clearly influenced by one of the best 80s US films, The Hidden.

It's got all the good stuff - action, gore, hot women, more gore, ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu May 08, 2003 7:35 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Another one to add to the upcoming list:

Sat 7th Jun 2003 @ 11:00pm - The Duel

I hated Stormriders and A Man Called Hero, but I really enjoyed this http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif

Anyo ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Mon Apr 28, 2003 8:39 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
I'm not giving anything away by saying homosexuality amongst the samurai plays a major part in the movie.

But I hope that aspect doesn't actually turn people away from it...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Apr 25, 2003 2:36 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by Zorin:
Twins Effect
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/images/twins_effect_new.jpg

Doesnt that pic just make you want to see it?

Not really http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/s ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Apr 22, 2003 7:26 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by mangadude:
Did anyone catch Game of Death?

Yep.

It's no Enter The Dragon but still well worth a look, for the last 20 minutes or so alone. Don't suppose you caught Bruce ...
  Topic: Hero
Lupin

Replies: 10
Views: 2493

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Mon Apr 21, 2003 6:17 pm   Subject: Hero
I'm in the minority, but I didn't like Hero that much.

Has a great cast, but they're all pretty much wasted. The story isn't interesting and the way it's told makes it hard to really connect with the ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Apr 18, 2003 3:29 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by mangadude:
Is Nightmare a Korean flick? I think I might have seen it if it's about a group of people who kill some weird woman and one by one get killed themselves.

Yep, th ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Apr 18, 2003 3:27 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by Rice God:
Well, this thread hasn't been active for awhile...so I thought I'd do something about it! In the past week, there have been some movies on. I didn't manage to ca ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Apr 08, 2003 9:19 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Il Mare, haven't seen that yet, but from the reviews I've read it sounds like something I'd like. So many DVDs to buy, so little money...oh well, with any luck I'll see it before the US remake comes o ...
  Topic: Leslie Cheung 1956-2003
Lupin

Replies: 12
Views: 1705

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu Apr 03, 2003 3:40 pm   Subject: Leslie Cheung 1956-2003
I was absolutely shocked when I heard this. It's terrible...not only was he one of HK's finest actors, he was an excellent singer too.

I'll miss him.



[This message has been edited by Lupin (edited ...
  Topic: Takeshi Kitano
Lupin

Replies: 57
Views: 13479

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Mar 16, 2003 1:03 pm   Subject: Takeshi Kitano
http://www.ozdvdwhs.com.au/productslicks/5597a.jpg

Well, there is the actual cover of the R4 DVD.

Nice.
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu Mar 13, 2003 1:03 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by Noa:
Now where can I get a copy? I've been looking online and in the city but with no luck http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/frown.gif

I posted a couple of links above. O ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2003 11:42 am   Subject: Some movies are on......
I think the version that comes with the OST is out of print. A shame, because it really is a nice CD.
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Mar 04, 2003 7:52 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
I enjoyed Ghostly Vixen. Good for a laugh, and it's got Amy Yip!

Anyone else seen Robotrix, which also stars the Yipster? http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/biggrin.gif

I think Shiri is an excellent ...
  Topic: A Better Tomorrow 1-3 etc on DVD
Lupin

Replies: 4
Views: 1100

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Feb 28, 2003 11:13 am   Subject: A Better Tomorrow 1-3 etc on DVD
Looks like ezydvd have taken to importing some US (region all) DVDs, with the two Better Tomorrow films included suprisingly enough...

[url=http://www.ezydvd.com.au/item.zml/222745/id=iFBOx:b2aKt]htt ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Fri Feb 28, 2003 11:07 am   Subject: Some movies are on......
That was a really nice review.

I'm glad you liked it Hyper C. I'm curious, did anyone else watch it? If not, be sure to catch it the next time it's on.

And if you enjoy it, most of Iwai's other fil ...
  Topic: A Better Tomorrow 1-3 etc on DVD
Lupin

Replies: 4
Views: 1100

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Feb 23, 2003 12:41 pm   Subject: A Better Tomorrow 1-3 etc on DVD
By "possibility" you mean a local DVD release? I'd say unlikely, as MM don't seem interested in releasing much in the way of live-action stuff.

As far as importing them goes, they can be had easily b ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sun Feb 16, 2003 1:02 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Another SBS newie for March...

Wednesday 19th - Durian, Durian

Directed by Fruit Chan, who also directed the excellent Made In Hong Kong (which was on sbs a couple of years ago). The first half of D ...
  Topic: Takeshi Kitano
Lupin

Replies: 57
Views: 13479

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sat Feb 15, 2003 10:52 am   Subject: Takeshi Kitano
quote:Originally posted by soma:
Back on topic..... Kitano! I've seen three of his films now... Brother, Hana-Bi and Kikujiro, all of which I rate VERY highly. It leaves me wondering if as a director ...
  Topic: Reign In Darkness
Lupin

Replies: 13
Views: 1746

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu Feb 13, 2003 8:16 pm   Subject: Reign In Darkness
I'd like to see it. I don't think it'll be as bad as some of the stuff we make down here...give a me a try-too-hard goth flick over Muriel's Wedding any day http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gi ...
  Topic: Takeshi Kitano
Lupin

Replies: 57
Views: 13479

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Thu Feb 13, 2003 7:04 pm   Subject: Takeshi Kitano
quote:Originally posted by soma:
Lupin/Blue Earth: I hired out Kamikaze Taxi this week. Fantastic stuff! If Harada's other works are anything like this one, he can be added to my short list of favouri ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Feb 12, 2003 1:23 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
quote:Originally posted by mangadude:
I Also saw a film from called Thailand 6IXTYNIN9. It's basically about a simple woman who is a victim of circumstance. Very interesting.


Hopefully SBS won't tak ...
  Topic: the profesional
Lupin

Replies: 15
Views: 2314

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Feb 12, 2003 12:11 pm   Subject: the profesional
I agree, a wonderful film. Terrific score by Besson regular Eric Serra too (well worth buying on CD).

"We said noon...I've got five minutes past".

Oldman is one of my favourite actors, and as Soma s ...
  Topic: black mask
Lupin

Replies: 31
Views: 5401

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Feb 12, 2003 12:01 pm   Subject: black mask
quote:Originally posted by Mark Morrison:
SUCK OF THE DRAGON


Somebody should make a Cat.III with this title http://www.madman.com.au/madboard/smile.gif


  Topic: Japanese Films at the Melb. Intl. Film Festival
Lupin

Replies: 13
Views: 2061

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Wed Feb 05, 2003 10:52 am   Subject: Japanese Films at the Melb. Intl. Film Festival
quote:Originally posted by YRD9000:
first Q: is said DVD containing coherent english subtitling for the film?


The R2 Japanese DVD that I spoke of doesn't have any subtitles. It is a fantastic quali ...
  Topic: Takeshi Kitano
Lupin

Replies: 57
Views: 13479

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2003 11:28 am   Subject: Takeshi Kitano
quote:Originally posted by soma:

The R1 has 5.1 sound, but I believe it is an edited (cut) version.



I'm pretty sure the R1 of Hana-bi is uncut. It apparently looks like crap though, so considerin ...
  Topic: Reign In Darkness
Lupin

Replies: 13
Views: 1746

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sat Feb 01, 2003 12:08 pm   Subject: Reign In Darkness
quote:Originally posted by soma:
So I take it no one has heard anything about this?



I downloaded the trailer for it a while back. You can check that out here:

[url=http://www.reignindarkness.com/d ...
  Topic: Japanese cinema
Lupin

Replies: 10
Views: 2086

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sat Feb 01, 2003 12:04 pm   Subject: Japanese cinema
quote:Originally posted by mangadude:
All of these are not strictly horror but they are rather thrilling (expect for Wild Zero, that's just whack).



And just to remind everyone, it's on SBS tonight. ...
  Topic: Japanese cinema
Lupin

Replies: 10
Views: 2086

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sat Feb 01, 2003 11:47 am   Subject: Japanese cinema
quote:Originally posted by Mike Bliv:
Is this also known by the title Misa the Dark Angel?



There are four movies in the Eko Eko Azarak series.

Eko Eko Azarak: Wizard Of Darkness
Eko Eko Azarak: B ...
  Topic: Japanese cinema
Lupin

Replies: 10
Views: 2086

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Sat Feb 01, 2003 10:34 am   Subject: Japanese cinema
quote:Originally posted by Blue Earth:
By the way, has neone seen a Japanese horror called Audition? That movie scared the s*** out of me.

Seen Audition, love Audition. Check out this thread for more ...
  Topic: Some movies are on......
Lupin

Replies: 316
Views: 96856

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jan 28, 2003 2:04 pm   Subject: Some movies are on......
Here's the next group of SBS screenings. Two premieres in amongst the repeats.

Feb 15th (Sat) 11:00pm - Baby Cart at The River Styx

Feb 21st (Fri) 12:30pm - Hanoi: Winter '46

Feb 21st (Fri) 1:00am ...
  Topic: Takeshi Kitano
Lupin

Replies: 57
Views: 13479

PostForum: Madman Films, Eastern Eye, TV   Posted: Tue Jan 28, 2003 12:45 pm   Subject: Takeshi Kitano
quote:Originally posted by Zedstar:
Lupin you are only the second person I have ever chatted to who already knows about Hal Hartley. *falls over*

Thinking of which- I watched Amateur again today. I l ...
 
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