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BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3483 Kbps | 3x~59min | 4.54 GiB
Audio: English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox looks at the art and culture of Japan.

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1449 Kbps | 59mn 13s | 709 MiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox examines the art and culture of Japan. Dr James Fox journeys through Japan's mountainous forests, marvels at its zen gardens and admires centuries-old bonsai, to explore the connections between Japanese culture and the natural environment. Travelling around Japan's stunning island geography, he examines how the country's two great religions, Shinto and Buddhism, helped shape a creative response to nature often very different to the West. But he also considers modern Japan's changing relationship to the natural world and travels to Naoshima Art Island to see how contemporary artists are finding new ways to engage with nature.
NHK - Train Cruise: A Taste of Japanese Culture along the Oigawa River (2013)

NHK - Train Cruise: A Taste of Japanese Culture along the Oigawa River (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3979 Kbps | 47 mn 59 s | 1.38 GB
Audio: English AAC 125 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The Oi River (Oigawa) flows through the center of Shizuoka Prefecture starting from the Southern Alps. The Oigawa Railways run a distance of 65km along the river. They feature a nostalgic steam locomotive and a tram which climbs a steep hill. This route draws the attention of railway enthusiasts as a functioning railway theme park. Along the route, we encounter thriving traditional Japanese culture and view beautiful forest scenery from the windows of retro rail cars.
NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)

NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1274 Kbps | 48mn 58s | English AAC 91.5 Kbps, 2 channels | 765 MB
Genre: Documentary

Looks at the life of American scholar Donald Keene, a pioneer in the research and translation of Japanese literature who laid the groundwork for putting Japan's prose and poetry on the world map. Hosted by actor Ken Watanabe, this program looks at Keene's appreciation of Japan and its traditional values, his first contact with the people of Japan during World War II, his relationships with great Japanese writers and his perception of the Japanese mindset.

Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)  Video

Posted by Rare-1 at May 21, 2016
Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)

Nippon dorobô monogatari / Tale of Japanese Burglars (1965)
DVDRip | MKV | 712 x 364 | AVC @ 2000 Kbps | 119 min | 1.89 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 256 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Asian, Drama | Japan

Hayashida Gisuke is illegal dentist during the day and a burglar by night. One night during the burglary he becomes a witness of derailment. Later some commies were found guilty in this incident, but he know it wasn't they. He can save innocent people but for that he must confess his own crime.
Muri shinjû: Nihon no natsu / Japanese Summer: Double Suicide (1967) [Repost]

Muri shinjû: Nihon no natsu / Japanese Summer: Double Suicide (1967)
Japanese | DVDRip | AVI | XviD, 1615 Kbps | 720x304 | 25.000 fps | 1.37 GB
Audio: AC-3, 448 Kbps | 1 channel | 01:34:35 minutes | Subtitles: English, French (srt)
Genre: Crime, Drama

Over the course of a night, a sex-obsessed young woman, a suicidal man, and a gun-crazy wannabe gangster are taken prisoner of a gang awaiting a shootout between a rival gang at dawn.

King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962) [Uncut Japanese Edition]  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Oct. 6, 2015
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962) [Uncut Japanese Edition]

King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
DVDRip | MKV | 720 x 362 | x264 @ 1699 Kbps | 96 min | 1,52 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 448 Kbps | Subs: English embedded
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Mr. Tako, the chairman of a pharmaceutical company, learns of roma tomato-sized berries that grow on Farou Island, are a miracle cure, and that the natives worship a god called Kingkong who has allegedly grown to giant size from eating the berries. What better way to promote the product, Tako figures, than to bring the creature back to Japan? So he leads an expedition with Sakurai and Furue to get the berries and the monster. Meanwhile, some American pilots discover the chunk of the glacier Godzilla was sealed in back in 1955. Sakurai's sister's boyfriend Kazuo is busy trying to sell an invisible but superstrong wire, which of course no one wants until Kong escapes…

Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) [Extended Japanese Cut]  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Aug. 15, 2015
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) [Extended Japanese Cut]

Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) [Extended Japanese Cut]
BRRip | AVI | 720 x 304 | XviD @ 919 Kbps | 02:28:53 | 1,43 Gb
Audio: English-Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 384 Kbps | Subs (srt): English, Romanian
Genre: Action, Drama, War

In 1941 the Japanese are at odds with the United States on a number of issues which they are attempting to resolve via their Washington embassy. In case this diplomacy fails, the military are hatching plans for a surprise early Sunday morning air attack on the U.S. base at Pearl Harbour. American intelligence is breaking the Japanese diplomatic messages but few high-ups are prepared to believe that an attack is likely, let alone where or how it might come.
United News Newsreel R70 Australia and America drive Japanese from lae! (1943)

United News Newsreel R70 Australia and America drive Japanese from lae! (1943)
DVDrip | AVI | 704x528 | DivX @ 1297 Kbps | 0:10 mn | Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | 105 MB
Genre: Documentary

The U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) was created during World War II (WWII). Part of its role was to oversee U.S. propaganda and promote patriotism. As part of this role, the OWI produced 267 newsreels called the 'United News.’ These newsreels were shown throughout the U.S., but were targeted to overseas viewers. The reels were released in several languages, including German. However, they were primarily distributed to allied and neutral countries.
United News Newsreels R59 U.S. Opens a new drive on japanese in the south pacific (1943)

United News Newsreels R59 U.S. Opens a new drive on japanese in the south pacific (1943)
DVDrip | AVI | 704x528 | DivX @ 1297 Kbps | 0:10 mn | Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | 105 MB
Genre: Documentary

The U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) was created during World War II (WWII). Part of its role was to oversee U.S. propaganda and promote patriotism. As part of this role, the OWI produced 267 newsreels called the 'United News.’ These newsreels were shown throughout the U.S., but were targeted to overseas viewers. The reels were released in several languages, including German. However, they were primarily distributed to allied and neutral countries.