The Bullet Train

The Bullet Train (Shinkansen daibakuha) (1975)

The Bullet Train (Shinkansen daibakuha) first published by Little White Lies, as entry 174 in my Cinema Psychotronicum column In 1975, when Junya Sato’s The Bullet Train (Shinkansen daibakuha) was released, Japan’s Shinkansen, or ‘new main line’ – the world’s first high-speed train system – was only 11 years old, even if, in the decade…

Wolf

Wolf Guy (Urufu gai: moero ôkami otoko) (1975)

Wolf Guy first published by Little White Lies, as part 34 of my Cinema Psychotronicum column “A demon?’, asks one grizzled cop, incredulously, as he skims through a coroner’s official report . “It’s the only possibility,” responds his partner. “A human being wouldn’t be able to slash a body like that – and not in such…