Manic and Inconsistent
Not dark enough to follow up “Nightcrawler”
“Super Friends” balancing act makes for uneven “League”
A satire for this very moment…
Its charms alone aren’t enough to justify this old-fashioned remake.
The 100th film by master director Takashi Miike (“13 Assassins,” “Audition”), “Blade of the Immortal” is one blood soaked, gory affair. Following an epic battle, samurai swordsman Manji (Takuya Kimura) is given the “gift” of immortality by an old woman who infects him with blood worms. Flash forward 50 years, Manji is approached by a […]
Wacky, weird, wild stuff!
Unique documentary approach makes this one worth a look.
…a sincerely made film.
This missed opportunity to experiment with visual scope will likely leave viewers annoyed and bored.