The Five Star Stories by Kazuo Yamazaki (Review)
What we have here is merely a taste, and I, for one, am left wanting much more.
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind by Hayao Miyazaki (Review)
Nausicaä Of The Valley Of The Wind is worth watching if only to give one a much better context in which to appreciate Miyazaki’s movies.
Hidden by Caul (Review)
There’s hardly a minute on the disc that isn’t awash with blackened waves of drone and drift, eerie scrapings and ringings, and whatnot.
Anthems for the Could’ve Bin Pills by K.C. Accidental (Review)
K.C. Accidental perfectly straddles the line between Do Make Say Think and Broken Social Scene.
The Latest From Palm Pictures
Palm is just rocking out as far as Asian movie releases go.
Before the Dawn Heals Us by M83 (Review)
The album often lacks focus, resulting in a disc that is just as spotty and uneven as its predecessor.
Cold House by Hood (Review)
Hood updates their pastoral post-rock with glitchy electronics and Anticon hip-hop to create a compelling wintry sound.
Outside Closer by Hood (Review)
Few bands convey the dreariness of the colder seasons, as well as the wistfulness for something better as well as Hood does.
Gantz, Vol. 1 by Ichiro Itano (Review)
Gantz is positioned as a dark, nihilistic story about mankind’s darker nature. That doesn’t mean it’s any good.
2046 by Wong Kar-Wai (Review)
An entirely logical, if sometimes sorely flawed, follow-up to Wong Kar Wai’s In the Mood for Love.