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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'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

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"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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