Feb 17

Konkatsu Battle Royal (2010) aka 婚活バトルロワイアル

Konkatsu-Battle-RoyalIn 2015, the Japanese economy has collapsed due to global recession. While unemployment rates are over 35 percent, 150,000 people commit suicide every year. In such conditions, a TV program, 24-hour Marriage Battle Royale, skyrockets to unprecedented fame and popularity, where people are set on fire on camera. It’s the ultimate in extreme programming, an ordeal of marriage hunting where women in debt play games to marry famed celebrities abroad, with the losers facing humiliation and could be death. Hana Shinjo, a has-been idol, makes a desperate stab at a new life by applying to the show as a contestant. When accepted, she finds herself pitted against a single mother, a former business owner, a club hostess, a rogue, a high-school girl, and an assorted mob of heartless, cold-blooded women. A frenzied battle for life itself now begins.

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Feb 08

Love and Bruises (2011) aka Amor e Dor

In Paris, the Chinese university student Hua is dumped by her lover. Hua wanders on the streets and the French worker Mathieu accidentally hits her face with the pipes that he is carrying on his shoulder. Mathieu apologizes to Hua and invites her to have dinner with him. When they leave the restaurant, Mathieu rapes her and then he accompanies Hua home. Hua is a promiscuous and submissive woman and she has one night stand with Mathieu. The unlike couple falls begin a relationship based on a strong sexual desire. The insecure Mathieu decides to test Hua’s fidelity and his friend Giovanni also rapes her. Their troubled relationship ends when Hua finds secrets about Mathieu’s life and decides to return to China.

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Feb 07

Dirty Blood (2012) aka 나쁜 피 (nah-beun pi)

In-seon is about to leave to Spain as a foreign exchange student when she hears shocking news from her terminally-ill mother. Her father she thought dead, was alive and she was born when he raped her mother. While she had inner conflicts about her existence, she decides to find him and kill him. She disguises herself as his previous wife’s relative and starts living with him and In-seon’s actions of revenge gradually collapses…

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Feb 06

A Woman Who Wasn’t Loved (2016) aka 사랑받지 못한 여자 (sa-rang-bad-ji mo-shan yeo-ja)

Do-kyeong (Sin Won-ho) who is fresh out of the military meets mysterious Ga-in (Kim Hwa-yeon) on a boat to a deserted island. He is attracted by her fragility and thinks she might disappear soon. That evening, the two of them meet again at a bar called Yubari and spend the night together. Ga-in has a growing passion inside of her and Do-kyeong struggles to free himself from her obsession.

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Jan 24

Utopians (2015) aka Tung lau hap woo

This film tells the story of a university student in Hong Kong, who lives with his mother and has a Catholic girlfriend. One day, he attends a class on Greek philosophy, and he gets intrigued by the professor. Deeper and deeper, he is drawn into the mysterious world of sexual seduction.

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Jan 09

Camp (2014) a.K.a Kyanpu (キャンプ)

A camping trip will turn into a nightmare for sisters Akane and Kozue when they become trapped by five men who abuse and torture them. Kozue is brutally murdered but her sister manages to escape. Now, with the help of Misaki, a mysterious female vigilante, Akane is ready for her vengeance. And nothing will stop her until her sister’s murderers pay for their crime!

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Jan 09

Hitch Hike (2013) a.K.a Hicchihaiku (ヒッチハイク)


The brutal Yoshio and his quiet young wife Saeko are on a road trip. Their drive takes a wrong turn when Yoshio decides to pick up a hitchhiker along the way. When the man reveals himself as a deranged bank robber and serial killer, the couple will be forced to cooperate in his getaway. Now it’s Saeko’s turn to take revenge on the man who drove her through hell!

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Jan 09

Lipstick (2013) a.K.a リップスティック

Everything was perfect for international superstar Arina… until she became the target of an obsessive fan. Afraid for her life, Arina begs for protection from respected police officer Goto, who reveals himself as the very person Anna fears most! Brutalized and ignored by her friends and family, Anna – now armed with a machete – decides to reap her revenge.

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Jan 09

Weekend (2012) a.K.a ウィークエンド

All Miki wanted was the chance to turn her blog into a career in the cosmetics industry. When invited to model a new brand at a secluded mountain lodge, she never imagines that her hosts – three seemingly normal men – might be setting a trap. Forced into submission for their kinky snuff website, Miki becomes her captors dog, kept alive only to perform. But Miki’s kidnappers aren’t the only ones with a talent for brutality, because now this young beauty wants only one thing: vengeance!

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