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'Creepy': It doesn't get much eerier than this

/ Jun 15, 2016

'Creepy': It doesn't get much eerier than this

by Mark Schilling

The title of "Creepy," the new shocker by horror maestro Kiyoshi Kurosawa, sounds like an in-jokey self-parody. It's like titling a new Adam Sandler comedy "Goofy" (or if you're not feeling charitable, "Crappy"). But "Creepy," which premiered at this year's Berlin Film Festival, is ...

J-horror master Yoshihiro Nakamura returns to form

Jan 20, 2016

J-horror master Yoshihiro Nakamura returns to form

by Mark Schilling

Yoshihiro Nakamura entered the film world on a well-trodden path. After making 8 mm films while studying at Tokyo's Seijo University and winning a prize at the 1993 Pia Film Festival — a famous incubator for young Japanese filmmakers — he worked as an ...