May 09

Captive Factory Girls 2: The Revolt (2007)

After Azusa witnesses a rape at her previous job, she takes a job at a steel factory in a desolate part of town. Her co-workers hate her and her only friend is a young girl, Naomi. A security guard sexually abuses Azusa and Naomi disappears under mysterious circumstances. While the mystery surrounding Naomi’s disappearance deepens, Azusa finds a clue and the stage is set for a climactic showdown at the factory.

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May 08

Chongqing (2008) aka Chungking

In China, Xuie lives an impoverished life with her father who is far from helpful. She is living in Chongqing, the city of 40 million people. She works as a teacher, teaching Mandarin to foreigners. Even though she is from Chongqing, she doesn’t speak in Chongqing dialect, rather talking in Mandarin which is the standard language of mainland China. One day, her father gets arrested because of prostitution and she is called to the police. One policeman comes closer to her and her mind is taken by him. In the crowded and busy streets of industrial developing city, Chongqing, Xuie dreams to escape from her painful and hopeless life.

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May 06

Farewell to the Land (1982) aka Saraba itoshiki daichi (さらば愛しき大地)

Farewell.to.the.Land.1982Influenced by Bresson and Mizoguchi, Farewell takes a detached view of its protagonist Yukio (Jinpachi Nezu), an ex-farmer working as a dump-truck driver in Kashima. Haunted by the drowning of his two young sons, whose names he has had tattooed on his back in penance, and locked in a sibling rivalry with his traditional but urbane younger brother who lives in Tokyo, Yukio has become an amphetamine-addicted loner at odds with his family, friends and colleagues — an alienation that, as the film’s title suggests, seems to derive from the industrialization of his farming community.

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May 04

Bitchy Scholar Many Beauties (2008)

Scholar fornication with his wife make love all day, Lamma ring after peeping desires Nanjin, results seduce scholar, led to a big mistake ……, poor boy warlock hope to help constituents in fraud Dufang big kill, the results end up anything, warlocks want him to find a virgin ChongXi order to defuse a result geomancy . handsome man was concubine to lure him to abandon Zaokang wife, eventually kills his wife in exchange for prison life …

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May 03

Secret Lover (1995)

A slob becomes rich by winning the lottery, moves into a better place and hires a bootlicking assistant. But he is bored with his wife and their sex life is a farce. Then his man-eating mother-in-law arrives on the scene and really livens things up. The guy buys his wife a restaurant to keep her occupied, which she turns into a sensational success. Then he begins to get jealous.

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