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    Monday October 5, 2020
  • Convenience Store Life is Weird in Soredake ga Neck TV Anime Teaser

    New key visual released for upcoming original work from the director of The Machine Girl

    Working in a convenience store takes on a slightly ominous tone in a new teaser trailer for Soredake ga Neck ("That's Just a Bottleneck"), an upcoming original TV anime from the director of The Machine Girl. Hit the jump to check them out.

  • Monday September 21, 2020
  • Convenience Store Weirdos Join the Cast of Soredake ga Neck TV Anime

    Original work from the director of The Machine Girl hits Japanese TV on October 12, 2020

    The main cast has been revealed for Soredake ga Neck ("That's Just a Bottleneck"), an upcoming original TV anime that explores the difficulties of modern communication in the setting of a convenience store populated by slightly off-kilter characters. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday September 16, 2020
  • Uchikubigokumon-Doukoukai Performs Theme Song for Soredake ga Neck TV Anime

    Original production with direction by Noburu Iguchi ("The Machine Girl") hits TV Tokyo on October 12, 2020

    Musical group Uchikubigokumon-Doukoukai has been tapped to provide the official theme song for Soredake ga Neck ("That's Just a Bottleneck"), an upcoming original TV anime set in a slightly off-kilter convenience store. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday September 14, 2020
  • Communication is Awkward in Soredake ga Neck TV Anime

    The director of Machine Girl takes audiences to an anxious convenience store in October of 2020

    The director of Machine Girl is taking animation fans on a tour of a spooky convenience store where nothing is quite what it seems in a newly announced original TV anime entitled Soredake ga Neck ("That's Just a Bottleneck"). Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday April 23, 2018
  • Romcom Manga "Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!" Hits the Silver Screen

    Live-action film adaptation based on shojo manga by Nana Shiiba heads to theaters in Japan in October of 2018

    High school romance is harder than it appears in Kakugo wa Iika Soko no Joshi ("Are You Ready? Hey You Girl!"), an upcoming live-action film adaptation based on the shojo manga by Nana Shiiba about a handsome young man whose overconfidence could prove his undoing in the realm of dating. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday February 11, 2018
  • Specters Prepare to Bust Some Heads in "Ghost Squad" Movie

    Latest film from director of "The Machine Girl" and "RoboGeisha" hits theaters in Japan on March 03, 2018

    Director Noboru Iguchi (The Machine GirlRoboGeisha) is at it again with Ghost Squad, an upcoming "dark fantasy" film about a group of restless spirits that team up to take revenge on the people that wronged them in life. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday March 11, 2017
  • Noboru Iguchi Tells Tales of Terror with "Sekai no Yami Zukan" TV Anime

    Short form horror anime featuring weird and macabre tales will debut on TV Tokyo in April of 2017

    Film director and splatter aficionado Noboru Iguchi (The Machine Girl, Zombie Ass: Toilet of the Dead) is taking the role of lead director in an upcoming short-form horror TV anime entitled Sekai no Yami Zukan ("The Dark Picture Book of the World") that will debut on TV Tokyo in April of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday October 3, 2015
  • VIDEO: Live-Action "Prison School" Teaser Poses The Big Question (NSFW-ish)

    15 second commercial recreates famous scene from Akira Hiramoto's manga

    The 2nd teaser trailer for the upcoming live-action TV drama based on Akira Hiramoto's infamous manga, Prison School, is now available online. Hit the jump to answer the eternal question.

  • Tuesday August 4, 2015
  • Noboru Iguchi to Direct Live-Action "Prison School" TV Drama

    Broadcast planned for fall

    Noboru Iguchi, AV filmmaker turned director of over-the-top and gross-out flicks like Zombie Ass, Machine Girl and Robogeisha, has been introduced as the director of an upcoming TV drama adaptation of Akira Hiramoto's award-winning Prison School manga. More after the jump.

  • Sunday April 13, 2014
  • VIDEO: Full Trailer Arrives for Noboru Iguchi's Survival Thriller "Live"

    Adaptation of Yusuke Yamada novel hits Japan on May 10

    Next up from director Noboru Iguchi is Live, a survival thriller based on the 2005 novel by Yusuke Yamada. You can see a full preview of the film—which involves a televised "death race," with participants forced to compete knowing their loved ones will be killed if they refuse—below. 

  • Monday January 16, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Danger!"-Packed Trailer for Noboru Iguchi's Latest Schlock Horror Film

    A self-censored look at the latest outrage from the director of "Robogeisha"

    When we first mentioned it back in September, you weren't quite sure to believe us that Noboru Iguchi (Machine Girl, Robogeisha) had a new movie called Zombie Ass. Now there's irrefutable video evidence, but the movie features so much "danger!" that the preview is self-censored within an inch of its life. Evaluate the threat for yourself after the jump.