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  • Hazard
  • August in the Water
  • Hook-Ups - Asian Goddess
  • Fireworks

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  • I Drink Your Blood

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  • Meatball Machine

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  • Pieces

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  • I Drink Your Blood

    I Drink Your Blood

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    mastapeece, the definitive drive-in movie. endlessly charming piece of 70s America that eventually melts into rabies-fueled chaos. "sex, drugs, and rock n roll" the movie

  • Meatball Machine

    Meatball Machine

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    for better or worse, j-splatter loves infusing its movies with super serious narrative layers. it varies from the dull family drama in iguchi's machine girl to the compelling socio-political framing in nishimura's tokyo gore police. the brains behind versus and battlefield baseball, yudai yamaguchi, presents meatball machine to add to this library. this one is clearly inspired by junji ito's Gyo and has the unfortunate task of people comparing it with tetsuo the iron man. i personally will not be…

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  • Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris

    Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris

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    Wow. Not just a great kaiju film but a genuinely spectacular movie. It feels like my life has led to me watching this, as if it were important to my destiny to finally watch this. This finale gave me chills in multiple occasions.

    The spiritual elements are ramped up which makes for a unique kaiju experience. Characterizing Gamera as a heavenly guardian doubted by the common populace puts this in a league of it's own. The character of Iris plays…

  • Kamen Rider ZO

    Kamen Rider ZO

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    My first Kamen Rider. While I'm aware this isn't the most accurate representation of the franchise, I'm still satisfied. I was especially surprised with how visceral this was. There were gnarly effects and genuinely creepy creatures. It does exactly what it needs in a short span of time. Great stuff!