takeshi beat kitano


In both Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris (1999) and Battle Royale II: Requiem (2003), Ai Maeda portrays a character seeking misguided revenge for the death of her family. In both films, her enemy turns out to be the very party that appeared to be helping her in the first instance.


Forget historical accuracy. Have some Edo Period tap dance!

This is the famous tap dance scene from the movie “Zatoichi” and it makes me grin every time I watch it. 

ETA: February 7, 2015. The previous video was taken off Youtube, so I’ve replaced it. Sadly all the reblogs have stopped working, but here it is again.