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Japan On Fire 23: Sabu – Bunny Drop

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The Sabu filmography has been runny, drivy, walky, cycly…as in cycling, boyband wacky and downbeat and with Bunny Drop, he adds another piece of versatility to his filmography: The straightforward, family-drama.

Running Times:
00ms 00s – Intro/ Sabu biography recap and discussion
18m 06s – Troubleman review
36ms 32s – Bunny Drop manga and anime background, live action movie background
44m 09s – Bunny Drop review

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group (NEW) or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. We are also featured on All Things Film, a collection of like minded Film, Cinema, TV, Geek and Cult Podcasts.

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This Week In Sleaze 36: Tightie Whitie Theatre – The Romance Of The Vampires & Jail Of No Return

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Ready for some quick fucking?… again? Sleazy K goes at it solo this episode as well, re-visiting a vampire flick BY the chief maker of Hong Kong vampire flicks and the directorial debut of actor Hugo Ng: the rather professionally made Jail Of No Return. Review of on-camera defecating coming up.

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. Music courtesy of Brian Kirby (http://briankirby.net) whose awesome clothing line you can find at http://www.shelflifeclothing.com/.

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Podcast On Fire Network Bonus Episode 23: The Housemaid (2010)

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For the 50 year anniversary of Kim Ki-young’s 1960 classic we reviewed on What’s Korean Cinema? 18, director Im Sang-soo directed what is mostly said to be a reinterpretation of Kim’s movie but it was still brought out as The Housemaid. Rightly or not. Hear Kenny B and Paul Quinn extend their Housemaid-coverage in this website exclusive bonus episode (it’s introduced as episode 22 but is in fact the 23rd. Sorry about that).

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What’s Korean Cinema? 18 – The Housemaid

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Eeeeeevil Korean woman, reprehensible humans beings, in black and white, through the eyes of director Kim Ki-young. this means, What’s Korean Cinema? takes you back to 1960 and The Housemaid. Cue lightning.

Running Times: 
00m 00s – Intro/Kim Ki-youing bio & discussion
40m 54s – The Housemaid review

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed.

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What’s Korean Cinema? 17 – Sopyonje

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Screaming and singing her heart out, set to a rhythm, a drum and a family drama underneath… it’s what’s depicted by legendary director Im Kwon-taek in Sopyonje from 1993.

Running Times: 
00m 00s – Intro/production background/Im Kwon-taek bio
30m 02s – Pansori background
33m 00s – Sopyonje review

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. We are also featured on All Things Film, a collection of like minded Film, Cinema, TV, Geek and Cult Podcasts.

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Podcast On Fire 198: The Dragon Family & Casino Raiders

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During this episode, we reivew another duo of Alan Tam flicks and see if we’re willing spokespersons for Team Tam this time around. They come in the form of Lau Kar-wing’s 1988 gangster actioner The Dragon Family starring everyone and Alan Tam. And in the second half we take a look at a movie that many forget when talking the late 80s gambling genre in Hong Kong: Wong Jing and Jimmy Heung’s Casino Raiders from 1989.

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. Music courtesy of Brian Kirby (http://briankirby.net) whose awesome clothing line you can find at http://www.shelflifeclothing.com/. We are also featured on All Things Film, a collection of like minded Film, Cinema, TV, Geek and Cult Podcasts.

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The Golden Ninja Podcast 7/Commentary On Fire 14: Ninja Operation – Knight And Warrior

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One man stands alone and fights against unbeatable odds. Corruption and murder threaten to destroy an innocent community. The never ending battle for the supreme power.

You can also view the commentary timed to video in 5 parts here (playlist link).

Additional commentary research, thanks and credits to: Josh Samford (watch his documentary on IFD here), Sylvia Rorem, Tom Kent-Williams, Jesus Perez Molina, Nanarland (Stuart Smith interview, Richard Harrison interview, Grant Temple interview) and Mike Leeder (interview conducted with Joseph Lai).

Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire@sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed . Intro music created by JAKAZiD. We are also featured on All Things Film, a collection of like minded Film, Cinema, TV, Geek and Cult Podcasts.

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