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  • The Godfather
  • Yojimbo
  • Memories of Murder
  • Harakiri

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  • The Hamlet Factory

    ★★★★

  • Wife of a Spy

    ★★★

  • Futureworld

    ★★

  • NJPW Wrestling Dontaku

    ★★★★

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  • Futureworld

    Futureworld

    ★★

    I watched Ryusuke Hamaguchi's superb five-hour film Happy Hour last month and it felt as long as an episode of Harvey Birdman compared to this absolute slog that is somehow only 104 minutes.

  • Making of Gemini

    Making of Gemini

    ★★★

    The only clue that this was directed by Takashi Miike is when Renji Oshibashi desperately pleas to play an ordinary character... Something that was completely ignored by Miike for every subsequent film.

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  • Burnley v Manchester United

    Burnley v Manchester United

    ★★★

    Higher quality than most post-Ferguson United performances.

  • The Great Sasuke

    The Great Sasuke

    ★★★½

    This had been on my watchlist for a few years and I'd found it quite hard to come by. Fortunately, the director kindly uploaded it to YouTube for everyone to watch.

    The Great Sasuke is one of my all-time favourite wrestlers – he's a fascinating character and very mysterious, donning his mask at home and even while in political office. Although this documentary never gets under the skin of who the Great Sasuke really is – we do see a…