Articles tagged nikkatsu

Blessedly Imperfect Studio Work: ‘Eclipse Series 28: The Warped World of Koreyoshi Kurahara’

Kurahara’s solid craftsmanship and breadth across genres recalls Howard Hawks, but the irreverent barnstorming with which he interprets the material evokes the bizarre iconoclastic filmmaking of his Nikkatsu studio cohort, Seijun Suzuki.

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'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

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"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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