Big Man Japan U.S. release trailer online

In March 2009, Magnet will release the comedy Big Man Japan, the sixth film in its ongoing Six Shooter Film Series, into North American theaters and on VOD. Big Man Japan follows a middle-aged slacker named Daisato, who’s living in a rundown, graffiti-ridden slum. His job involves being shocked by bolts of electricity that transform …
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New Donkey Punch U.S. release trailer online

Magnet has released the U.S. trailer for Donkey Punch, the fourth film in its Six Shooter Film Series, a series of six films highlighting the vanguard of genre cinema from around the globe. Olly Blackburn directed the U.K. thriller, which follows seven young adults decide, after meeting at a nightclub at a Mediterranean resort, to …
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Nacho Vigalondo’s Timecrimes film review

Timecrimes is the third release in Magnet’s ongoing Six Shooter Film Series of six films highlighting the vanguard of genre cinema from around the globe. Let the Right One In from Sweden and U.S. entry Special, have already been released to critical acclaim. Ollie Blackburn’s Donkey Punch, from the U.K., Big Man Japan Japan and …
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Trailer for creepy U.K. thriller Donkey Punch

Donkey Punch screened during the Midnight Section of Sundance, and will be released in the U.K. on July 18, 2008. The film should get some sort of limited distribution here in the U.S. as well. Olly Blackburn (Swallowed, short film Wonderful World) directed and co-wrote the film with fellow Brit David Bloom. The movie stars …
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