The epic clearing out of about 20 years of my life continued this week as I recycled lots of CDs and VHS tapes, a computer with the Windows 98 OS and a lot of Edge magazines. I also got covered in a heck load of dust. Work has been hectic what with school holidays but I had a few days off (HA!). On Thursday I went to see The Book Thief at the cinema. The film was pretty good.
As far as Japanese things go I read the manga for Helter Skelter, watched the first two episodes of the funny Watashi no Kiraina Tantei dorama and I am now convinced that Hoozuki no Reitetsu and Space Dandy are the best shows this winter season as I watched episode 8 for both.
I published some trailers yesterday and the reviews for The Great Passage and Why Don’t You Play in Hell, two Japanese films I recommend to everyone. Now… on to the trailers! There are some really interesting ones today!
Japanese Title: 不気味なものの肌に触れる
Romaji: Bukimina mono no Hada ni Fureru
Release Date: March 01st, 2014
Running Time: 54 mins.
Director: Ryusuke Hamaguchi
Starring: Shota Sometani, Natsumi Seto, Jun Murakami, Ayumi Mizukoshi, Hoshi Ishida, Aoba Kawai, Kiyohiko Shibukawa,
There are some really awesome, awesome actors here but this trailer is hard to figure out. It looks a little shounen ai, a little horror and a lot of interperaive dancing and that last one scares me the most because I just. Cannot. Stand. It. The story is about a guy named Chihiro (Sometani) who lost his father and is tormented by loneliness despite living with others. To conquer his emotions he takes up dancing…