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  • Full Contact

    Full Contact

    ★★★★

    Chow Yun Fat is appropriately bad ass, Simon Yam is appropriately scuzzy and the violence is appropriately bloody. And hey, Anthony Wong actually has a pretty decent arc to his character. Highly worth your time.

  • Horrors of Malformed Men

    Horrors of Malformed Men

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I knew next to nothing about this film before watching it, aside from seeing it advertised in a few old issues of Rue Morgue. I also was (and am) mostly unfamiliar with the work of Edogawa Rampo. So I had no adequate preparation for the barrage of "what the fuck?!" that was in store for me.

    Well, I suppose that's not entirely accurate. I'm a fan of Alejandro Jodorowsky's films, and there are certain sequences in Horrors of Malformed Men…