Category Archive: Reviews

Sadako vs. Kayako (2016) Review

Ghost lady from an old well meets ghost lady from an old house. The battle between the two queens of J-Horror is here. Sadako vs Kayako must fight to the death. Well, they’re both dead already but you get the idea. Everybody knows Sadako and Kayako. For those who don’t, Sadako is the ghost lady …

Continue reading »

A Chinese Odyssey Part Three (2016) Review

After two decades, the third chapter to the cult Fantasy/Comedy A Chinese Odyssey I & II is finally here. A Chinese Odyssey Part Three is the continuation no one asked for, but director Jeffrey Lau figure if audiences dig it in the 90s, why not bring it back. With all new cast playing characters of …

Continue reading »

2014 and 2015: Where you should have wasted time, and where you will

Full-sized image here. Pic Credit: Kimberly’s IG 2014 was an odd, odd year. And I use that in a way that makes litotes stand up and clap in awe. Many many bad things happened. Many weird things happened. And then it got weirder. I didn’t watch a single Korean or Japanese drama past the first …

Continue reading »

Nobunaga no Chef: Episode 8 & 9 Finale “Your life. Your choice.”

Surprise! You thought I forgot about this one, didn’t ya? Not! Like a petulant child, I didn’t want to part ways with gentle Ken and lovely Natsu. Thank goodness, I have PingChen to cover that loss in my shippy heart. Chef is not a must-watch, but something light to help you forget the arrogant chaebol …

Continue reading »

Kap’s Overview of Hanazakari No Kimitachi E (2007)

Troll faces. If someone were to ask me the magic of this version, I would say the magic lies in the charming supporting cast. That means minus Oguri Shun and Horitaki Maki, everyone else was spot on in their characters no matter how ridiculous and illogical the scripts asked of them. Don’t complain since they …

Continue reading »