Tag: Takeru Sato

Rurouni Kenshin (live-action) (Review)

Rurouni Kenshin Review by Jen Wang Rurouni Kenshin is, in one word, nostalgic.  On the surface, it is an adaptation of a manga and anime many grew up reading and watching. However, instead of just being a 3-D reenactment, it is a samurai film that evokes Akira Kurosawa’s works and Zatoichi.  The opening scene especially …

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Bloody Monday – Episode 5 (Review)

BLOODY MONDAY Episode 5 Review by David Cirone Falcon (Haruma Miura) uses his skills to help THIRD-i SUMMARY Maya brings Falcon into crowded cafe, promising to reunite him with his missing father if he’ll just have a sit-down with the terrorist group’s leader, codenamed “J” (Hiroki Narimiya). J talks in ultra-cool whispers and sips melon …

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Bloody Monday – Episode 2 (Review)

BLOODY MONDAY Episode 2 Review by David Cirone SUMMARY The shopping mall gas bomb is revealed to be a fake, used to measure Third-i’s response tactics. To tighten the screws on Falcon even more, the terrorists kidnap Haruka (again), this time attaching her to another gas bomb. Could this one be the real thing? THIRD-i …

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