Setting Archive : Japan

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

Godzilla
Godzilla dir. Gareth Edwards

Is there a point to me doing a quick recap of a Godzilla movie plot? I mean, you all know […]

The cat who walked a thousand miles

Read it online at Tor At a time now past, a cat was born. A long time ago in Japan, […]

Kafka on the Shore

trans from the Japanese: Philip Gabriel ISBN: 0099494094 ; Mental mayhem ; Mindspill “So you’re all set for money, then?” […]

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Car go fast. Car go bang. And look, pretty girls in short skirts. Come on, that’s all you were expecting […]

Memoirs of a Geisha [based on book]

In short, this is a film that is pretty to look at, but boring to watch. Okay, I’ll say a […]

1610: A Sundial In A Grave

ISBN: 0575072504 According to the mathematic calculations of the Hermetic astrologer Robert Fludd, 1610 is the pivotal year in deciding […]

The Last Samurai

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I went to see this film. Sure Japanese swords, fights and Tom […]