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Posted on 29 June 2018 | 3:16 am
Outrage – La trilogia di Takeshi Kitano
AF DigitaleOutrage – La trilogia di Takeshi Kitano nel cofanetto Blue SwanAF DigitaleTakeshi Kitano è uno degli autori giapponesi di cinema contemporaneo tra i più amati, tanto in patria quanto all'estero. Artista poliedrico, pittore ma anche icona televisiva (di programmi trash nipponici), fuori dal suo Paese è conosciuto unicamente ...
Posted on 28 June 2018 | 9:36 am
Big Van Vader Was Pro Wrestling's Last Truly
DeadspinBig Van Vader Was Pro Wrestling's Last Truly Great MonsterDeadspinWhen Vader showed up in New Japan Pro Wrestling with Takeshi Kitano—yes, the film director—as his manager, he made short work of living legend Antonio Inoki and was instantly something special. Being a main eventer off the bat showed that he was ...Big Van Vader on Twitter: "It is with a heavy heart to inform everyone that my father, Leon White, passed away on ...TwitterThe Tomorrow Show by The Tomorrow Show with Keven Undergaro & Maria Menounos on Apple Podcasts - iTunesiTunes - Appleall 88 news articles »
Posted on 22 June 2018 | 10:32 am
Night & Day - Fort Worth Weekly (satire)
Fort Worth Weekly (satire) (press release) (blog)Night & DayFort Worth Weekly (satire) (press release) (blog)Tonight they show Sonatine, Takeshi Kitano's visually striking, quiet, contemplative, insanely violent 1993 gangster movie, which takes its structure from classical music and helped make Kitano one of the most influential directors of the decade. The ...
Posted on 20 June 2018 | 9:31 am
Exclusive Trailer for Japan Cuts 2018,
The Film Stage (blog)Exclusive Trailer for Japan Cuts 2018, Featuring New Films from Takeshi Kitano, Naomi Kawase, Kiyoshi Kurosawa ...The Film Stage (blog)Highlights from this year's festival include Takeshi Kitano's crime drama sequel Outrage Coda, Naomi Kawase's Radiance, the U.S. premiere of Shinsuke Sato's much-anticipated live-action manga adaptation BLEACH, Kiyoshi Kurosawa's recent Berlinale ...
Posted on 18 June 2018 | 8:03 am
John Wick: ‘a symphony of shots to the
Keanu Reeves’ new revenge flick John Wick takes fast-paced action and Kill Bill body counts to a new level. It’s perfect for a man of so few words Related: John Wick review – a thrill ride driven by a relentless vengeance machine Keanu Reeves’s ridiculously entertaining and violent new thriller John Wick marks a return to form for the most taciturn man in modern Hollywood, and also arrests ...
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 1:00 am
Is Asian cinema caught in a festival feeding
On March 5, tickets went on sale for Joe Hisaishi’s concert at a 1,200-seat theater in Udine, Italy — and they were sold out in less than a week. In Japan, where Hisaishi is well known as a composer for his soundtracks to films by Hayao Miyazaki, Takeshi Kitano and many others, this rush for […] The post Is Asian cinema caught in a festival feeding frenzy? appeared first on The Japan Times .
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 3:04 pm
‘Wednesday 04:45’ – stylish Greek
It starts off quietly: a middle-aged man (Stelios Mainas) with a jazz club, a wife in the suburbs (Maria Nafpliotou) and a bit on the side pondering his life.
Posted on 15 March 2015 | 11:39 pm
Angfa Co. Recreates Absurd Retro Game with
The game, which features design input from actor / director / poet / comedian / etc. Takeshi Kitano, aka Beat Takeshi, was legendarily bizarre and nearly impossible to play to completion. Now, for a limited time, Angfa Co. - a Japanese company dedicated to ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 7:13 am
Chinese Independent Filmmakers Look to
The festival gave an award to Office Kitano, the production company of Takeshi Kitano, the prominent Japanese director and actor, for the company’s help in producing films from Asia. Of the 33 films in the festival’s main competitions, one-third are ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Japan's Takeshi Kitano to Play
The iconic Japanese actor will appear in American director Wayne Wang's first Japan-set feature, "While the Women Are Sleeping." The film is told from the perspective of a Japanese writer (Hidetoshi Nishijima), who meets a mysterious older man (Kitano ...
Posted on 13 July 2015 | 12:46 am
Takeshi Kitano Stars as Pervert in Wayne
Director/actor Takeshi Kitano is starring in Wayne Wang’s “While the Women Are Sleeping,” a drama based on a Javier Marias short story about a struggling Japanese author who befriends a mysterious couple at a seaside resort. This is first time in ...
Posted on 12 July 2015 | 1:04 pm
Takeshi Kitano’s gang of nursing-home
Takeshi Kitano has had some of his biggest critical and commercial successes with gangster films, beginning with his 1993 international breakthrough “Sonatine” and continuing through to his 2012 hit “Outrage Beyond” (“Beyond Outrage”), which ...
Posted on 30 April 2015 | 6:00 pm
Kitano examines cruel art in Venice entry
Takeshi Kitano presents a portrait of an artist who sacrifices his family and nearly his own life in pursuit of art in his new film "Achilles and the Tortoise."
Posted on 28 August 2008 | 2:23 pm
Open Question: What is the best
I'm weird but I thought Sonatine and Hana-bi weren't his best works. In order, I liked Outage, Boiling Point, Violent Cop, Outrage 2, Hana-bi, Sonatine and lastly Brother.
He's probably the greatest director of our time and Americans should be more appreciative of his work.
Posted on 9 June 2017 | 11:43 am
Open Question: Zaotichi: Takeshi Kitano or
If you know the name "Zatoichi", you know what I'm talking about. Mo, that is in English. Though I'll correct the spelling to Zatoichi. Just move along Mo, move along.
Posted on 20 June 2015 | 3:35 am
Resolved Question: Do you know any good
the ones i know are:
Posted on 19 September 2012 | 4:22 am
Resolved Question: Do you know Kitano
Mr. Kitano is Japanese famous comedian, and famous film director in the world. How far is his name recognition in Singapore?
(I'm Japanese, and my English ability is not so good. Please tell me, if I mistake my English.)
Posted on 15 February 2011 | 11:13 pm
Resolved Question: What do you think of
I am so in love with his films and his acting . I love all his films he is funny and serious at the same time . My favourite films are :-
Achilles and the tortoise
Glory to the film maker
What is your favourite , why and what is your view of kitano . ??
Thanks in advance
Posted on 26 January 2011 | 10:16 pm