Mar 02

Pretty Woman (1992) aka Qing ben jia ren

Pretty.Woman.1991_POne night,an office worker in a rubber raincoat rapes a pretty secretary(Veronica Yip),then accidentally kills her on a memo spike.Later that week,he goes to a hostess bar and sees the girl’s lookalike named Minmin,and offers her a pile of cash to show up for work the next morning and tender her resignation.This would have worked if Yip hadn’t been rescued from an abduction and rape by a kung fu businessman-who coincidentally happens to be the dead woman’s business associate!
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Feb 23

Saytr Monks (1994) aka Xie kuai (邪儈)

Saytr_Monks_1994Righteous Chung Hoi and his father fight to stop a group of evil monks who practice the Steel Palm and kidnap young girls for immoral purposes. Father is killed by the monk leader using Steel Palm. The only move capable to defeating the monks is Double Kick, so Chung Hoi sets about to find a teacher.
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Feb 18

Green Chair (2005) aka Noksaek uija

1Kim Mun-hee is a 32 year old divorced woman. She eventually engages in an affair with 19 year old Seo-hyun, who considers Kim to be his first love. However, according to Korean law, when it comes to sex, you are not of full age until 20. Kim is arrested and has to spend a few days in prison for seduction of minors, before she is set free and sentenced to do some hours of community service. After being released, the press and Seo-hyun wait for her outside of the prison. Mun-hee and Seo-hyun rent a room and stay there for some time, where they spend almost all of their time having sex. Mun-hee slowly starts to understand that this kind of relationship won’t work forever, and wants to split up with Seo-hyun. But the boy insists that he really loves her, and that he won’t let her go. The two find shelter at the home of a friend of Mun-hee, Jane
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Feb 17

Summer Time (2001) aka 썸머타임 (Sseom-meo-ta-im)

Summertime-2001-film-images-cf42de35-f2b2-466b-a81c-31f9ccc690eIn the gloomy 80s, Sang-ho is wanted by the authorities for his participation in the student movement. Parting with his colleagues, Sang-ho happens to end up in a town on the outskirts, a town he has no connection to. The place where he is in hiding is the second floor of a worn down wooden house.
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Feb 04

The Music (1972) aka Ongaku

the_musicThe film is simply about a sexually repressed, frigid, middle-aged (?) woman who has a loveless marriage. She can no longer hear music as a result of her condition. She forms a sexual relationship with her brother hoping to quench her desires. She enlists the help of a psychiatrist to cure her frigidity and get to the root cause of her symptoms.
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Feb 04

Part-Time Lady (1994) aka Gim neui long

5647061120130817122131096Former policeman Pok Tin Leung, now a taxi driver, rescues two nightclub hostesses (Lily and Annie) from difficult customers. The next morning, the hostesses’ boss, Fanny Lin, is found dead. Annie’s boyfriend Shaun, a barman, runs away when police ask questions. Lee, a gangster Pok once arrested, was the boyfriend of the deceased. But he is seen the next day with another woman on his arm. Darwin, the investigating cop, asks Pok for help. Pok is his former boss. Darwin is secretly a friend of Lily. And the way Lily came to work for Fanny is an interesting story in itself.
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Jan 11

The Naked Seven (1974) aka Sengoku rokku hayate no onnatachi

Sengoku-rokku-hayate-no-onnatachiProlific Nikkatsu studio director Yasuharu Hasebe crossed the Seven Samurai legends of Shichinin No Samurai with his own popular Naraneko Rokku series, dressed it up with some of the most popular softcore pinup queens of the day, and scored one of the studio’s few crossover successes of the period.
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