Friday Jul 18
DVD review: 47 Ronin: Great true story but a medicore big screen version of it
A band of samurai set out to avenge the death and dishonor of their master at the hands of a ruthless shogun.
Global Showbiz Briefs: Revenge Thriller 'Skin Trade' Sets ...
Michael Jai White, Celina Jade and Cary Hiroyuki Tagawa for action thriller Skin Trade .
Q+A Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
With more than 50 films and TV series to his credit, Hawai'i-based actor Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa now stars as Capt.
Media: Watch and Listen
ON TELEVISION: In honor of the yearlong Filipino Centennial Celebration, KHON channel 2 will air Mabuhay with Aloha - The Hawai'i Filipino Experience 1906-2006, a two-hour documentary in two parts on June 28 and 29, both at 9 p.m. Over the past two years, producer Emme Tomimbang - who partnered with director Lisa Altieri and writer Pepi Nieva - has ... (more)
Review: '47 Ronin' is Westernized bushido
Loyalty and honor in Japanese culture had been very elegantly presented in many movies about the Shogunate or feudal period of their history.