Stars come out for Tokyo film festival opening

Entertainment News Oct 25, 2016

Stars come out for Tokyo film festival opening

by Philip Brasor

The 29th Tokyo International Film Festival marked its opening Tuesday afternoon with a traditional red carpet ceremony that was heavy on Asian stars and filmmakers. With the festival abandoning its modern, eco-friendly "green carpet" this year, domestic stars dominated the promenade at the Roppongi Hills ...

Pink and Gray not just an idol film

Film / Reviews Jan 13, 2016

Pink and Gray not just an idol film

by Mark Schilling

No one likes spoilers, right? But in some films a major plot twist comes so early that the choice is to either mention it or write an entire review consisting of little more than winks and nods. For example, in Nobuhiko Obayashi's "Exchange Students" ...