Jan 19

Maid Droid (2008) aka Rôjin to rabudôru: Watashi ga shochô ni natta toki

Mr. Ueno, retired, lives alone; he talks to Maria, a maid-droid his parents brought from their factory decades ago. Maria became Ueno’s companion after his parents’ deaths, and now her battery is run down; there are no replacement parts. Meanwhile, Inspector Akagi and her police squad are looking for a serial rapist that may not be human; however, if it’s a robot, in harming people it would be disobeying Asimov’s rules of robotics. Akagi’s inquiry takes her to a droid factory run by Mr. X; he helps by explaining why host-droids, the male equivalent of a maid-droid, don’t sell. What will Ueno and Akagi learn about love and the nature of men and women?

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Dec 29

Nurse’s Diary 3 : Beast Afternoon (1982) a.K.a Kangofu nikki: kemonojimita gogo

4A doctor develops a new scientific breakthrough in female psychotherapy with the discovery of the “Dream Ring,” a device that is inserted into a woman to record her thoughts and dreams. But, one dark and stormy night, the doctor and his assistant end up dead… hanging by ropes from the rafters of their lab. The lovely Reiko suffers from a condition known as “genophobia” (the fear of sexual intercourse), so she is admitted to the Tachibana Clinic for observation. Another group of doctors have the “Dream Ring” device and use it on Reiko to analyze her wildly erotic, and violent, dreams and nightmares. The clinic doctors have more sinister reasons to test this device on Reiko, however, and secretly put her under hypnosis so that the ring is activated at any time she hears the sound of a bell. Can she escape the evil doctors’ experiment and, even if she does, who is that strange person, dressed all in black, following her around?

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Oct 26

Robotrix (1991) UnCut a.K.a Nu ji xie ren

robotrix_coverA Japanese scientist discovers that the mind and personality of a dying person can be transferred to a robot. He commits suicide to prove it. The robot/scientist exploits his new arrangements by embarking on a program of kidnapping, rape and murder. Then a robotrix, a similarly converted former female police officer, and her team of robotrices, throw some very nasty wrenches in his works.

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Jul 23

The Parasite Doctor Suzune: Evolution (2011) a.K.a Kisei jûi · Suzune: Evolution

parasitedoctorevolutionA beautiful woman, Dr. Suzune Arizono, is a vet who specializes in parasites and who fights daily to end a parasitic plague on the human population. She learns that a sinister organization controls the plague that causes sexual arousal in its victims, using the parasites for the organization’s own dark purpose. Suzune wakes up in a factory-like enclosed space. She has been kidnapped and imprisoned after the all-out fight at the Research Institute. In order to find her friends and escape the captors, Suzune teams up with Takaya, who has also been kept captive. The pair succeeds in rescuing their friends … but can they find the way out?
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Jul 23

The Parasite Doctor Suzune: Genesis (2011) a.K.a Kisei jûi · Suzune: Genesis

parasitedoctorgenesisThe city is infested with mysterious parasites that bore into their human hosts to increase their host’s power and sexual desires. A beautiful girl, Suzune Arizono is a vet with a specialty in parasites, and who fights daily to end the plague. Before long, she learns that an evil organization, the Kito Zaibatsu, is behind the explosive growth of this ferocious parasite. She also learns that her long-missing father, Dr. Arizono, is also involved. In order to crush the Kito Zaibatsu’s ambition and to see her father again, Suzune takes on the fight without regard to the danger involved.
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Mar 19

God.com (1998) aka Xie jiao feng bao

i95sflmm3lqlOfficer Chan (Louis Koo) investigates an apparent group suicide, in Kowloon, and uncovers a cult that goes by the name of The Church of the True God, led by a chap who calls himself Pope (Andrew Lin). The flatmate of one of the cult’s victims, Blonde Ying (Grace Lam), sneaks into the cult on police suggestion to dig up the truth; spiritualist copper Chiu (Anthony Wong) helps solve the case.
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