Billy Moon by Douglas Lain

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I’ll try to find some time to post about Douglas Lain’s debut novel, Billy Moon. http://www.amazon.com/Billy-Moon-Douglas-Lain/dp/0765321726 From Amazon.com In Douglas Lain’s debut novel set during the turbulent year of 1968, Christopher Robin Milne, the inspiration for his father’s fictional creation, struggles to emerge from a manufactured life, in a story of hope and transcendence. Billy Moon was […]

Fukkatsu no hi (Virus: Day of Resurrection) by Kinji Fukasaku

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This is Kinji Fukasaku’s 1980 film, Fukkatsu no hi, bearing the international title Virus. It is one of the most bizarre apocalyptic films I have ever seen. An over-the-top end of the world melodrama. Unbelievable (literally), and yet nonetheless compelling. I kind of love this film. For those who don’t know, Fukasaku was the director of […]