Maverick Japanese director Takashi Miike became one of the most talked about filmmakers in the international festival circuit after taking audiences on kinetically unhinged and frequently disturbing joyrides such as Dead or Alive (2000.) His refusal to succumb to the traditional temptation to produce a film that will please the masses has also been a key factor in the development of his distinctive style, and has earned him a fiercely loyal fan base.
A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident.
A homeless youth begins working for an experienced paparazzo, but personal and professional boundaries break down when he strikes up a relationship with a young starlet.
From the visionary mind of Park Chan-wook - Oldboy, Lady Vengeance & Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - make up this hyper-stylized, ultra-violent, yet thought-provoking cinematic trilogy.
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Classic italian horror films which find their roots in mystery novels, Giallo's had a massive influence on American genres like the slasher film. This collection includes classics from masters such as Mario Bava and Dario Argento.
Hemel is a young woman who drifts through a series of anonymous one-night stands and seems only close to her father. When he finds himself a girlfriend, Hemel’s jealousy puts her on the emotional edge. An emotionally and physically raw study of sexuality that is nothing less than mesmerizing.
As a string of violent murders plagues the town, a lecherous writer, Oliviero, is visited by his young, beautiful, and self-confident niece, Floriana. A silver-haired stranger observes. More women die, and thoughts of harming his wife give Oliviero new inspiration. What’s Floriana’s game and who’s the observant stranger? Watching all is a black cat named Satan
On the eve of the Meiji restoration, an innkeeper finds a baby named Jiro in a drifting boat; his only companion a glittering blade, the Dagger of Kamui. When Jiro is thirteen, his adoptive family is murdered and Jiro is blamed, only to be rescued by Tenkai, a priest, who trains him in the mysterious arts of the Ninja. Seeking revenge for the loss of his adoptive family, Jiro sets out to kill the mysterious one-armed Ninja who reportedly slew them.
In this psychosexual thriller, a married woman is forced to act out her secret desires by a twisted voyeur.
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