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  • Dawn Wind in My Poncho

    Dawn Wind in My Poncho


    Why has this been down-voted so much? It's a fun ephemeral teenage road movie with gorgeous cinematography.

  • Jacob's Ladder

    Jacob's Ladder


    Why did they release this movie before fixing all the bugs? Too many glitches...

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  • Constructing a House

    Constructing a House


    Why does no one talk about the exploitative* nudity in this film? ÔBAYASHI said in this exclusive interview on the Criterion Collection DVD that having to show her chest was difficult for IKEGAMI Kimiko because it was her first nude scene in her career and she was still very young at the time of shooting (18!). No reasons were given as to why she had to do this nude scene exposing her chest. No narrative reason, no studio conditions, no…

  • Ramen Heads

    Ramen Heads



    Interesting image film about Tomita's râmen restaurant (and some others on the side). One star less for the mortal sin of using Comic Sans.