Genkina Hito

Cinephile, Japanophile and huge anime fan. I review films and anime at Genkinahito over at Wordpress and I contribute to other websites like Anime UK News as a features writer and journalist. Spread love of Japanese films!

Third Window Films Releases Korean Comedy Behind the Camera

Third Window Films Releases Korean Comedy Behind the Camera

Third Window Films will release the star-packed meta-comedy, Behind the Cameranext week Monday. It’s a bit of a meta-comedy. The film is funny but funnier still if you know who most of the cast is. I watched it last week with a broad smile as famous actors, actresses, directors and others poked fun at themselves parodied the Korean film industry in a sly comedy based on the making of an innocuous…

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新譜のリリースでもレコードが復活している。海外でも人気のユニット「Perfume(パフューム)」が今年5月、新譜の「LEVEL3」をCDに加えてレコードでもリリースした。発売元のユニバーサルミュージックは「欧州からの要請で生産が決まったが、国内でも売れ行きが良い」と話す。
(via 再燃、レコード人気 生産が増加・Perfumeも新譜:朝日新聞デジタル)

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新譜のリリースでもレコードが復活している。海外でも人気のユニット「Perfume(パフューム)」が今年5月、新譜の「LEVEL3」をCDに加えてレコードでもリリースした。発売元のユニバーサルミュージックは「欧州からの要請で生産が決まったが、国内でも売れ行きが良い」と話す。

(via 再燃、レコード人気 生産が増加・Perfumeも新譜:朝日新聞デジタル)

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Godzilla (2014)

Godzilla (2014)   Godzilla Film Poster 2014 Japan

UK Release Date: May 15th, 2014

Running Time: 123 mins.

Director: Gareth Edwards

Writer: Max Borenstein (Screenplay), David Callaham (Story)

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe, Sally Hawkins, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche, David Strathairn,

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When Marnie Was There, The Torture Club / Chotto Kawaii Iron Maiden, The Palace of Ryugu, When Day Breaks, I’m Ten, Then I’ll Catch Eleven, Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, Goddess with a Gun and Other Japanese Film Trailers

When Marnie Was There, The Torture Club / Chotto Kawaii Iron Maiden, The Palace of Ryugu, When Day Breaks, I’m Ten, Then I’ll Catch Eleven, Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction, Goddess with a Gun and Other Japanese Film Trailers

Long intro with pictures from this week’s posts. Feel free to skip over it. If you want to read it then listen to this track and bore yourself to tears. I’m going to watch anime now.

What’s in a trailer?

Usually too much of a film’s plot but a trailer’s two minute slices of the film are meant to advertise what a viewer will get when…

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Third Window Films Kickstarter: New Directors From Japan

Third Window Films Kickstarter: New Directors From Japan

Third Window Filmsare one of the leading distributors of Japanese films in the west, if not the leading distributor, and they have a massive catalogue of titles ranging from big budget pictures to the tiniest of indie films that would rarely be picked up by other labels. I have met the man in charge of Third Window Films and he is very passionate and knowledgeable about the titles he brings to…

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