Just an amateur movie enthusiast :)
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
I was lukewarm about some of this as I was watching, but eventually blown away by the sheer beauty of this film. While I first thought the cartoonishly bright, spraying blood was a little much, some of my most favorite shots used the garish red to contrast in spatters across Yuki's gentle face and demure, white kimonos, her eyes burning with rage and bloodlust (the actress, Meiko Kaji, really expertly milked those close ups, like good heavens, she stared directly…