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"Audition" by Miike Takashi

Postby Shibakoen » Sun 08.13.2006 10:25 pm

CRAZY!!! :o I usually don't like horror films because the outright cheezy ones are just silly and there never are any really scary ones. But oh, my... "Audition" was crazy. I'm not giving anything away, except to say, it's not for the faint of heart (or stomach). I just must say the woman who played the lead did a great job. SO creepy! What's the word for "creepy" in Japanese, anyway? Don't tell me it's one of those "気" constructions. I haven't finished going through all of those yet.
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Postby adam » Sun 08.13.2006 10:45 pm

気持ち悪い(きもちわるい) You got it haha.
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Postby keatonatron » Mon 08.14.2006 1:08 am

不気味 (ぶきみ) is a good one
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Postby Hiroyuki kun » Mon 08.14.2006 2:17 am

I must say, I'm not a real fan of Miike-San. He seems to be very over-the-top. Films like Ichi the Killer and The Happiness of the Katakuris (I think that's the right title) proves this.

But...

If anyone thinks I should go ahead and get audition, drop me a PM with your film review, but don't give too much away, OK?

Thanks.
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Postby keatonatron » Mon 08.14.2006 2:33 am

When I saw Audition, at first I was like "Eh, this isn't scary at all". In fact the whole movie seems pretty tame, just an odd love story.

Then you see the last 30 minutes and it's like OMFG I CANT SLEEP FOR A WEEK.
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RE: "Audition" by Miike Takashi

Postby Shibakoen » Mon 08.14.2006 5:43 pm

I will never look at a dog bowl in the same way again
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Postby Deo » Wed 08.16.2006 1:48 pm

I've been trying to see this film for sometime, but if I'm going to watch it I want the un-cut version... unfortunately this version I haven't found for rental.. only purchase... grrr... so I just sit and twidle my thumbs.
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RE: "Audition" by Miike Takashi

Postby Furansujin » Wed 08.16.2006 1:53 pm

Yes, this film is a nightmare!!
I'll be careful the day I'll meet a beautiful japanese....
Don't show her your feet lol!!
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RE: "Audition" by Miike Takashi

Postby Sakana_12345 » Thu 08.17.2006 6:15 am

SPOILER AHEAD!














Trivia: The dog bowl of vomit fed to Asami's (Eihi Shiina) prisoner is in fact the actual vomit of actress Eihi. 'Takashi Miike' claims that Eihi is a method actress and insisted on doing this.

:|.....
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RE: "Audition" by Miike Takashi

Postby Shibakoen » Thu 08.17.2006 7:07 pm

Sakana_12345 wrote:
SPOILER AHEAD!


As said above and seconded by me: OMFG!!! :o
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