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Ichi the Killer

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Ichi the Killer (2001)

129 min - Action, Comedy, Crime - 22 December 2001
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As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.

Director:  Takashi Miike

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As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.


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Tagline: Love really hurts

Genres: Action, Comedy, Crime

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  22 December 2001

Box Office

Budget:  $1,400,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Omega Project, Omega Micott Inc., Excell Film Agentur

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 09 min

The Happiness of the Katakuris

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The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001)

R 113 min - Music, Horror, Comedy, Drama - 31 October 2001
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The Katakuri family has just opened their guest house in the mountains. Unfortunately their first guest commits suicide and in order to avoid trouble they decide to bury him in the backyard. Things get way more complicated when their second guest, a famous sumo wrestler, dies while having sex with his underage girlfriend and the grave behind the house starts to fill up more and more.

Director:  Takashi Miike

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The Katakuri family has just opened their guest house in the mountains. Unfortunately their first guest commits suicide and in order to avoid trouble they decide to bury him in the backyard. Things get way more complicated when their second guest, a famous sumo wrestler, dies while having sex with his underage girlfriend and the grave behind the house starts to fill up more and more.


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Genres: Music, Horror, Comedy, Drama

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  31 October 2001

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Katakuri-ke no Kôfuku Seisaku Iinkai

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 53 min

Audition

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Audition (2000)

R 115 min - Mystery, Drama, Horror, Thriller - 3 March 2000
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Seven years after the death of his wife, company executive Aoyama is invited to sit in on auditions for an actress. Leafing through the resumés in advance, his eye is caught by Yamazaki Asami, a striking young woman with ballet training.

Director:  Takashi Miike

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Seven years after the death of his wife, company executive Aoyama is invited to sit in on auditions for an actress. Leafing through the resumés in advance, his eye is caught by Yamazaki Asami, a striking young woman with ballet training.


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Tagline: She always gets a part

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  3 March 2000

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Basara Pictures, Creators Company Connection, Omega Project

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 55 min

One Missed Call

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One Missed Call (2003)

112 min - Horror, Thriller - 3 November 2003
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People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths, along with the exact date and time of their future death, listed on the message log. The plot thickens as the surviving characters pursue the answers to this mystery which could save their lives.

Director:  Takashi Miike

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People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths, along with the exact date and time of their future death, listed on the message log. The plot thickens as the surviving characters pursue the answers to this mystery which could save their lives.


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Tagline: Death cannot be put on hold...

Genres: Horror, Thriller

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese, Spanish
Release Date:  3 November 2003

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Kadokawa Eiga K.K.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 52 min

Three… Extremes

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Three… Extremes (2004)

125 min - Horror - 20 August 2004
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“Three” is an anthology of three horror shorts from three different Asian countries.In "Dumplings" an aging actress wishing to reclaim her youth goes to a woman who makes dumplings that supposedly have regenerative properties; however, they contain a gruesome secret ingredient. In "Box" a soft spoken young woman has a bizarre recurring nightmare about being buried in a box in the snow. Searching for her long lost sister, she realizes her dreams and reality may possibly be connected. In "The Cut" a successful film director and his wife are kidnapped by an extra, who forces the director to play his sadistic games. If he fails, his wife’s fingers will be chopped off one by one every five minutes

Writers:  Haruko Fukushima, Lilian Lee, Park Chan-wook

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“Three” is an anthology of three horror shorts from three different Asian countries.In "Dumplings" an aging actress wishing to reclaim her youth goes to a woman who makes dumplings that supposedly have regenerative properties; however, they contain a gruesome secret ingredient. In "Box" a soft spoken young woman has a bizarre recurring nightmare about being buried in a box in the snow. Searching for her long lost sister, she realizes her dreams and reality may possibly be connected. In "The Cut" a successful film director and his wife are kidnapped by an extra, who forces the director to play his sadistic games. If he fails, his wife’s fingers will be chopped off one by one every five minutes



Tagline: From the Nightmares of 3 Horror Masters

Genres: Horror

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Country:   Hong Kong,   Japan,   South Korea
Language:  普通话, Korean, Japanese, Cantonese
Release Date:  20 August 2004

Box Office

Budget:  $77,532
Revenue:  $176,532

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Applause Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 05 min