worst of the year
Fri Nov 9 02:34:24 EST 2001
Along those lines, I found Miike's ICHI THE KILLER a major disappointment.
It was shockingly mean spirited film that was a big come down after watching
DEAD or ALIVE.
>From: Jasper Sharp <jasper_sharp at hotmail.com>
>To: KineJapan at lists.acs.ohio-state.edu
>Subject: worst of the year
>Date: Thu, Nov 8, 2001, 4:12 AM
>>My "give me back my 1,800 yen" top three would have to be Red Shadow,
>>Versus and Battle Royale, mainly for failing miserably to live up to their
> I second that vote for VERSUS, an appalling waste of time, though I can't
> support your opinion on BATTLE ROYALE. Like NOT FORGOTTEN, it has its flaws,
> but on a purely emotional level it still packs a pretty powerful punch.
> I never had much in the way of expectations for VERSUS anyway, but for me,
> by far the most disappointing release of the year was VISITOR Q. I just
> found it far too eager to shock and really nothing we haven't all seen
> before. A controversial decision I know...
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