Baby Cart in Peril

Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril

This is the fourth in a series of BLIND SPOT essays on the Lone Wolf and Cub series.  The master list, with links to the other films, is here. Well, I jinxed it.  Lone Wolf and Cub:…

Baby Cart to Hades

Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades

This is the third in a series of BLIND SPOT essays on the Lone Wolf and Cub series.  The master list, with links to the other films, is here. Did you know that the literal Japanese translation…

REVIEW: 13 Assassins (2011)

GRADE: B 13 Assassins is a samurai film directed by Takashi Miike that takes its cue from Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai. Similar to Kurosawa’s classic, it is about a band of warriors who takes on…