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Dead Or Alive: Final Review


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Takashi Miike, at last, completes the Dead or Alive series with this ultra-bizarre installment of man vs. man violence. Now set in the midrange future, it's the typical slow-mo violence we've come to expect from Miike (and some of the gun battles are extremely impressive and archly funny), but Miike's obsession with perverted sex and urination may turn off more viewers than he normally does. The ending, which features a robot/alien/monster with a giant penis for a head, will certainly get you talking. Maybe not in a good way, though...

Dead Or Alive 2: Birds Review


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Never mind that the whole of Japan (and possibly the world) was destroyed at the end of Dead or Alive, the stars are back for more bloodshed and willful destruction of property in the continuation of Takashi Miike's Japanese blood feud saga. In truth, the film shares little with its predecessor aside from the two stars, involving one gangster who tries to track down an enemy assassin, only to discover he's an old friend from his youth. DOA2 is a bit more cartoony and much less violent/gory/perverted than the original, but Miike's touch is still unmistakable.

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