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Apr 29 2013

JOKER (Series Review)

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JOKER Yurusarezaru Sosakan Series Review by David Cirone Joker drags along at a snail’s pace, and whenever an opportunity for true tension comes along, it’s diffused, prolonged, and drained by a muddy storyline determined to be as polite as possible about the terrible crime of murder. After a promising but flawed opening (*see Episode 1 …

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Jan 16 2013

JOKER – Episode 1 (Review)

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JOKER Yurusarezaru Sosakan Episode 1 Review by David Cirone Police detective Kazuyoshi Date (Masato Sakai) exacts vengeance for murder. SUMMARY Kanagawa police detective Kazuyoshi Date (Masato Sakai)’s bumbling, meek demeanor keeps him under the radar, but he’s hiding a dark side. Using his police connections, he tracks down killers who escape the law and deals …

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