Monthly Archives: May 2012

Tokyo Daytripper: Fujishibazakura Matsuri

As I had a very rare Saturday off last weekend my girlfriend and I took a long trip to Kawaguchiko station in the foreground of Mount Fuji where a special local bus took another 40 minutes to the viewing area … Continue reading

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‘Star Wars Episode II: ‘Attack of the Clones’ Filming Locations

With the 10th Anniversary of ‘Attack of the Clones‘ coming up on May 16th (and today being the unofficial Star Wars Day!), and hot on the heels of Tokyo Fox‘s recent ‘Phantom Menace‘ movie location complication, comes the Italian, Spanish and Tunisian … Continue reading

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Review: Films Set In Japan – ‘Enter The Void’ (2009)

Starting off with a hard techno beat and flashing credits this arty-farty French directed film comes across as tediously excruciating with any real story replaced by indulgence for the sake of art. We see all the action through the eyes of … Continue reading

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