Posts Tagged ‘Men Behind The Sun’

This Week In Sleaze 39: Tightie Whitie Theatre – Lost Souls & Wild At Heart

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Let’s talk some fucking… miserable fooling! This time we settle into the Tightie Whitie Theatre for misery with Mou Tun-fei at Shaw Brothers and Ho Fan directed misadventures in fooling.

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Running Times:
00m 00s – Intro/Mou Tun-fei  biography and discussion.
25m 28s – Lost Souls review
54m 31s – Wild At Heart review

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This Week In Sleaze 29: Black Sun – The Nanking Massacre

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Let’s talk some fucking shameless war crime exploitation, maybe not for the last time but certainly the last of the serious chats on that topic connected to filmmaker Mou Tun-fei. A planned trilogy of movies starting with Men Behind The Sun, Mou popped back up again in 1995 to continue his study of Japanese war atrocities in graphic detail. This time turning to the 1930s and the Nanking Massacre IN his movie Black Sun: The Nanking Massacre.

Running times:
00m 00s – Intro/Nanking Massacre background
43m 05s – Other movies about the Nanking Massacre
55m 00s – Black Sun  The Nanking Massacre review

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This Week In Sleaze 28: Tightie Whitie Theatre – Laboratory Of The Devil & A Narrow Escape

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Let’s talk some shameless war crime exploitation, Men Behind The Sun-sploitation if you will. After Mou Tun-fei did his research and a in your face but valid examination of the human experimentation by the Japanese during World War II, exploitation cash ins appeared that resulted in 2 semi related sequels: Laboratory Of The Devil and A Narrow Escape by otherwise ninjasploitation/cut and paste sploitation director Godfrey Ho. Sleazy K and The Great Lord Joshua Regal sit down for examination of watered down cash grabs.

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This Week In Sleaze 26: Men Behind The Sun

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Let’s talk some fucking… war crime. True crime has been the theme before as we’ve looked at several 90s productions from Hong Kong cinema exploiting and depicting famous serial killers and crimes in a very commercial era for the Category III movie. The late 80s had no such trend but former Shaw Brothers director Mou Tun-fei unleashed one of the most notorious nasties out of Hong Kong cinema in 1988: Men Behind The Sun. As Wikipedia quite correctly says: “A graphic depiction of the war atrocities committed by the Japanese at Unit 731, the secret biological weapons experimentation unit of the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II”. Sleazy K and The Great Lord Joshua Regal dives deep into the pages of history, Mou’s career and give his most known movie a thorough examination.

Running times:
00m 00s – Intro/Unit 731 history
49m 32s – Mou Tun-fei bio/discussion
65m 39s – Men Behind The Sun 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. 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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