Galaxy Turnpike a 2015 Japanese film that offers up that somewhat rare blend of genre hybridity known as the sci-fi comedy. Science fiction and romantic comedies tend to be genres of choice for me, and despite the rather mediocre reviews this received in 2015, I was quite excited when I heard it was getting a theatrical release here in Hong Kong. Continue reading Review: GALAXY TURNPIKE < ギャラクシー街道 Gyarakushī Kaidō>→
In an attempt to catch up on a backlog of entries during my less than healthy hiatus, I would be remiss for not highlighting the blast I had as a guest Podcast on Fire #211 last month. Time was well spent talking both the 1989 film THE ICEMAN COMETH <急凍奇俠> and Tsui Hark’s deliciously delightful THE CHINESE FEAST <金玉滿堂> from 1995. Continue reading Podcasting with Fire and Ice→
Had a great time talking about IP MAN 3 < 葉問3> with the gang at the Mofos Iceskating Uphill Film Podcast. I’m a big admirer of their work, and their talent for injecting humour into some very excellent analysis. It was great to have an opportunity to crossover and be a guest and watch them work. Please check it out if you get a chance.
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