‘Lone Wolf and Cub’ Inspired Thoughts Pertaining to ‘Legend of the Red Dragon’

Legend of the Red Dragon very obviously references the Japanese Lone Wolf and Cub movies, so a few of my random thoughts about this film were in regards to this seminal Japanese film series of the 1970s.   Random thought number 1: “The father / son relationship is modeled on the Japanese Lone Wolf and…

The depiction of bodies in ‘Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril’

Some friends and I recently had ourselves a film night. We had a theme – the use of grotesque bodies and disordered body imagery in film – and watched 3 films that we felt fit within that theme. I have written a short blog on one of the films in relation this film – you…