Ramen Fighter Miki

Ramen Fighter Miki Miki Onimaru works at her mother’s ramen shop, making deliveries, waiting tables, and attracting customers with cute, girlish charm. Miki also unleashes her competitive personality, picking fights and frustrating her long-suffering mother, Makiko. Rating:  Format: Genres: Where to buy/watch:  Continue reading

Mirage of Blaze

Mirage of Blaze Takaya Ohgi is just a typical high school guy who wants nothing more than to protect his best friend and live a normal life. Enter Nobutsuna Naoe, an older man who informs Takaya that he is in fact the reincarnation of Lord Kagetora. Naoe, himself a possessor,… Continue reading

Machine Girl

  Machine Girl Ami (Minase Yashiro, in her film debut) is a tough but otherwise average high school girl, just trying to lead a normal life. Her world comes crashing down when her brother and his friend are killed by ruthless bullies. Rating:  Format: Genres: Where to buy/watch:  Continue reading

Kite: Liberator

  Kite: Liberator In 1998’s Kite, creator/director Yasuomi Umetsu explored the dark underworld of a teenage girl assassin. In Kite: Liberator (which is more of a spin-off than a direct sequel), ten years has now passed. A new teenage assassin is cleaning up the grimy streets of Tokyo. The police… Continue reading


  Kite She may be cute. She may be young. She may seem innocent and naive, but don’t be fooled. She’s a cold-blooded killer… Rating:  Format: Genres: Where to buy/watch:  Continue reading

Godzilla vs Megalon

  Godzilla vs Megalon The undersea nation of Seatopia sends the gigantic Megalon to destroy Earth. It’s up to Godzilla and a size-shifting robot to defeat him. The fate of the world hangs in the balance. Rating:  Format: Genres: Where to buy/watch:  Continue reading

Girls High

  Girls High Eriko and her friends Yuma and Ayano are excited about entering high school. Their excitement leads to their breaking of the rules when they toured the school before the opening ceremony. They find out their preconceptions about the all female school may not be as true as… Continue reading

Death Trance

  Death Trance A lone samurai known only as Grave thirsts for the ultimate battle! Grave has stolen a mysterious coffin from the holy Tougan Temple, a coffin said to contain a great power. Trapped inside the coffin is the Goddess of Destruction. Rating: R Format: Genres: Where to buy/watch:  Continue reading

Blade of the Immortal

  Blade of the Immortal The Blade of the Immortal story revolves around a wandering warrior Manji, a crass, violent samurai with a special ability: he cannot die. Cursed with immortality by the nun Yobikuni as punishment for his ruthless deeds, he has grown weary of his ageless life. The… Continue reading