Sep 06

Lady Ninja Kasumi 8: Clash! Kouga vs. Iga Ninja (2009) aka Kasumi: Gekitotsu! Hagure Kouga Gundan!!

The conflict between the Toyotomis and the Tokugawas has grown more intense. The formidable enemy that appears before Kasumi and her fellow ninjas on the Tokugawa side is Nobuyuki, the older brother of Yukimura Sanada. Nobuyuki has one aim: to kill Yukimura. He leads a fearsome team: Jako, a female ninja who mesmerizes people with scent: Mukage, who freely moves and escapes on ground at will: Bunzo, who fights ferociously with only a thread and a fishing pole. These Kouga ninjas begin their attacks on the Sanadas. Meanwhile, Yukimura, Mufu, and Kasumi, visit the Kosuges, the master of which is Takayuki, a Toyotomi, whose younger brother, Shinzo, is for the Tokugawas and is deep in conflict. Kasumi and Shizu, a maid of the Kosuges, fall for each other, but Shizu is attacked by Jako’s Kouga ninjas. Kasumi wages an intense battle with them, but soon finds out Shizu’s dark secret. The battle rages…

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Sep 01

Sword of Tsubomi (2010) aka Tsubomi Zanma Ken -Shukumei no Kimusume Kenshi-

It’s a sexy costume drama full of action between erotic monsters and a virgin swordswoman. A snake woman, a long-nosed goblin, and skeleton ninja: The sword of the virgin slashes sensual monsters!
In the Edo Period, repressed sensual monsters have revived one after another, and attacked people. Born as the 15th magical swordswoman, Beni Tsubomi is destined to clean up these monsters. Only she can handle the magical sword handed down in the Benis for that job, and therefore, her “chastity loincloth” is shielded. But she’s usually an ordinary 18-year-old girl. While undergoing training at Beni Dojo under her grandfather, Genjiro, as a master, she’s beloved as the idol of the dojo by the trainees. One day, a young man named Nagata comes to join the dojo. With his handsome looks and superb swordsmanship, Tsubomi’s heart pounds. But he really is a long-nosed goblin that tries to seduce her and steal her virginity to eliminate the power of her magical sword. The furious battle between Tsubomi and the sexy monsters has begun!

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Aug 21

The Tale of Shuten Doji (2012) aka Genkai Eros Kyoten: Shuten Doji

In the Heian era, demons come to kill aristocrats and monks and kidnap females. Their chieftain is Shuten-doji, and his female companion is Ibaraki-doji. A famous noble, Fujiwara no Michinaga, orders his four best commanders, led by Minamoto no Yorimitsu, to take down the demons. Yorimitsu heads to the mountain where the demons are and finds kidnapped females in celebration with them. In order to weaken their guard down, Yorimitsu joins the party. Soon, Ibaraki-doji begins to tell her story on why she became a demon. As a princess of a rich family, she lost her father to conspiracy and was continuously raped by aristocrats for ten days. She became a demon to exact revenge on them by destroying their government and establishing the kingdom of demons, who begrudge the world. Yet what is Shuten-doji’s story? And what turn will the battle take?

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Jun 26

Outlaw Killers: Three Mad Dog Brothers (1972) aka Hito-kiri Yota: Kyoken San-kyodai

The great Bunta stars as a gangster who is sent to jail for the sake of his gang, but when he’s released he finds everything completely changed and his gang has swept him aside for being too violent. He tries to start a new life with his two “brothers” but can’t seem to escape old affiliations.

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Jun 24

Branded to Kill (1967) aka Koroshi no rakuin

The number-three-ranked hit-man, with a fetish for sniffing boiling rice, fumbles his latest job, which puts him into conflict with a mysterious woman whose death wish inspires her to surround herself with dead butterflies and dead birds. Worse danger comes from his own treacherous wife and finally with the number-one-ranked hit-man, known only as a phantom to those who fear his unseen presence.

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Jun 23

The Ninja Wars (1982) aka Iga ninpôchô

A fortuneteller prophesizes that whoever marries the beautiful Ukio will become the ruler of the world. Naturally, this makes her very popular with those vying for power, particularly the insatiably greedy Lord Donjo. Only the ninja Jotaro can stop Donjo’s plan, but to do so, he must first battle the deadly team of “Devil Monks” serving the lord. Will Jotaro succeed in his mission? And if so, will Ukio marry him, thus making him the ruler of the world?

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