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3:00 PM on 02.15.2011

Rejoice, Cinephiles: Criterion Collection is on Hulu Plus

Here's some awesome news for people that like films: The Criterion Collection is now available online, via Hulu Plus. What's a Criterion Collection, you ask? It's only an awesome movie distributor that concentrates on releasi...

Josh Tolentino


Updated! Panel details revealed:

Hironobu Sakaguchi Reflection: Past, Present, Future of RPGs

The father of Final Fantasy, Hironobu Sakaguchi, has announced his PAX Prime 2014 panel where he will discuss his history developing role-playing games, along with revealing more about his new RPG, Terra Battle. Find out more info at PAX Prime website.




5:00 PM on 04.14.2010

Chris Rock to remake Kurosawa's High and Low. Seriously

Chris Rock x Akira Kurosawa.That is a pairing that I never expected to see in my life. It's happening, though, and Black Voices has the details. Apparently Rock's next project is to be an adaptation of Kurosawa's modern-day t...

Brad Rice

10:00 AM on 09.10.2009

Criterion planning a massive 25-film sized Kurosawa box set? DO WANT!

Mmm...Kurosawa. As much as I love his works, most of what I've seen of his stuff has been through rentals and screenings. In fact, I think the only Kurosawa film I own is Stray Dog, and I only bought that for a film noir pape...

Brad Rice

7:02 PM on 11.01.2007

Can't find the Hidden Fortress? Well, now you've got the chance to look again

Missed Kurosawa's film The Hidden Fortress when it was out in theaters? Well, considering it came out in 1958 in Japan, I sincerely doubt that any of our readership has actually seen it. Well, now will be your chance, bec...

Brad Rice

11:31 AM on 05.10.2007

Kurosawa's film Ikiru gets highest honor: it gets turned into a J-Drama

There certainly is no higher honor for Akira Kurosawa and his film about a man dying of cancer. Forget those nods that have appeared in films like The Fountain -- becoming a J-Drama is clearly the height of honor in Japan, ...

Brad Rice