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Chika Umino and Akiyuki Shinbo Interview Part 1

This next translation is of an interview by Chika Umino and Akiyuki Shinbo on the anime adaptation of ‘March comes in like a Lion’. This is a very long interview consisting of 14 parts, so will take some time to translate in full. 709 kata lagi


Jessie T. Usher to Star in ‘Son of Shaft’; Samuel L. Jackson and Richard Roundtree to Return!!

1971’s Shaft is one of the seminal Blaxploitation films of the era. 2000’s Shaft is a forgettable remake that did fine at the box office, pulling in a little over $100 million worldwide off a $47 million budget, but the fact that a sequel has taken over 17 years should tell you that no one was really rushing to turn it into a franchise. 252 kata lagi



August 20 in history:

A classical song often performed on the 4th of July in America was introduced in Russia on August 20th, 1882. Peter Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” was written in honor of Russia’s fight against Napoleon, but it’s popular in the U.S. 82 kata lagi

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Puella Magi Madoka Magica – Divine Ideations

This post is the last of five covering the series ‘Puella Magi Madoka Magica’. It contains spoilers for the whole series. Earlier posts can be found… 3.737 kata lagi


Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher to Star in 'Shaft' Sequel

After originally planning a full reboot of the ’70s classic, New Line is reverting back to a familiar formula for the next installment of “Shaft,” while also leaving the door open for a new face to take over the franchise. 312 kata lagi



Samuel L. Jackson stars as John Shaft in an update of the original Shaft movie starring Richard Roundtree who also has a supporting role in the film as Shaft’s Uncle John. 848 kata lagi

Michael Siebenaler

Shaft *** (Out Of 4)

Consensus: “Shaft” is not what you might think. The character is updated into a modern action pictures with some surprisingly good performances.