Tag Archives: Kôji Yakusho

Kiyoshi Kurosawa – Sakebi AKA Retribution (2006)

Plot from IMDB: An experienced police detective has to investigate the murder of an unknown woman dressed in a scarlet dress. All the clues he finds relate to him, which troubles him a lot. A ghost dressed in a scarlet dress soon starts appearing to him while more murders are discovered: all victims were drowned in salt water. Read More »

Kiyoshi Kurosawa – Karisuma AKA Charisma [+Extras] (1999)

Quote:
A seasoned detective is called in to rescue a politician held hostage by a lunatic. In a brief moment of uncertainty, he misses the chance for action. Leaving his job and family without explanation, he makes his way to a mountain forest, where there is a peculiar tree called charisma. Should it be destroyed or protected? People stand divided over this one tree. Read More »

Shûichi Okita – Kitsutsuki to ame AKA The Woodsman and the Rain (2011)

Synopsis:
Rookie movie director Koichi and his crew travels to the mountain village of Yamamura to film his next movie. The villagers are eventually enlisted to help film the movie and, in particular, 60-year-old lumberjack Katsuhiko helps against his will. Read More »