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Zero Woman: Final Mission (1995)

Country: Japan Director: Kenji Enokido Starring: Naoko Iijima, Wataru Takasagi, Misayo Haruki, Hidetoshi Okamoto, Miho Suzuki, Toshihiko Hino Music: Shigeru Umebayashi Zero Woman returns once again, and despite this film’s title, this would not be her final mission, just another in the long line of cheap, exploitative ‘semi-spy’ films from Japan. I say ‘semi-spy’ because […]

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Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs (1974)

Country: Japan Director: Yukio Noda Starring: Miki Sugimoto, Eiji Go, Tetsuro Tanba, Hideo Murota, Ichiro Aki Music: Daisuke Okamoto AKA: The Tigers From Osaka The first thing you should know about this film is that it is violent and repugnant. But to me, there are two types of exploitation pictures. One that serves up its […]

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Zero Woman (1995)

Original title: Zero Woman 2 Country: Japan Director: Daisuke Gotô Starring: Natsuki Ozawa, Saori Iwama, Kane Kosugi, Hiroyuki Watari, Hiromitsu Kiho Music: Ryuji Murayama Based on the Manga by Tooru Shinohara Some of you are possibly wondering how low can I go, or am I willing to go, when watching and presenting spy films. So […]

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