A couple of weird moments do little to hurt this charming rural dramaRead more "From Up on Poppy Hill"
Hardly Zhang Yimou’s best film, The Great Wall features some good ideas but is mostly boringRead more "The Great Wall"
Stephen Chow’s hilarious The Mermaid toes the line between original and rehash, but ultimately comes out on top.Read more "The Mermaid"
While it might not have the focus it should have, Go Grandriders’ heart is very much in the right place.Read more "Go Grandriders!"
It may be overlong, but Summer Days with Coo is sincere, touching and shockingly dark in placesRead more "Summer Days with Coo"
A strange but ultimately fun blend of source materials makes for an enjoyable fantasy filmRead more "The Great Yokai War"
The story of a woodcutter, his wife and the tiny girl they find in a shoot of bambooRead more "The Tale of Princess Kaguya"