Recent posts tagged thrillers


2021


Tenet

At the end of the day, it's just a fancy excuse to shoot a bunch of scenes in reverse.

2017


Politicaliterary Dept.

On politics in literature, spoken and unspoken (and a few other things).

2012


Pro Bono (Seicho Matsumoto)

It all starts when near-penniless Kiriko makes the trip to Tokyo to enlist the help of lawyer Kinzo Otsuka. Kiriko is a hapless woman trying to scrape together a legal defense for her brother; he stands accused of a murder...

2011


A Caring Man (Akira Arai)

A loner takes revenge on all of Japan. Efficient thrills but a bit hollow.


See other thrillers posts for 2011