8000 Miles @ Nouveau Cinema

The Nouveau Cinema Film Festival recently presented the first North American screening of the Japanese feature film "8000 Miles." Written and directed by Yu Irie, the story follows the lives of a group of young guys from a small suburb called Fukuyama, who dream of becoming successful hip hop artists. Continue Reading

The Fifth Commandment

From my Sunday school days I do remember that the fifth commandment is 'thou shalt not kill'. But obviously director Jesse Johnson (The Butcher) and actor/screenwriter Rick Yune (Die Another Day, The Fast and the Furious) did not remember that commandment as they have both attempted to "kill" the kung Continue Reading