Tom Wilmot

Tom Wilmot

Freelance writer specialising in Japanese cinema. Avid watcher of J-horror, yakuza flicks, and anything from our lord and saviour Shinya Tsukamoto

Not So, Macho Man – Toxic Masculinity in East Asian Cinema

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Not So, Macho Man – Toxic Masculinity in East Asian Cinema

Discussions on toxic masculinity have become more prevalent in recent years so we look at some examples in East Asian cinema and see how attitudes are changing.

2022-09-20 16:07:44By Tom Wilmot

Life After Mother – Anthony Perkins’ Post-Psycho Horror

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Life After Mother – Anthony Perkins’ Post-Psycho Horror

With a career defining performance as Norman Bates, Anthony Perkins was unsurprisingly offered a number of roles featuring unhinged characters.

2022-06-17 12:28:38By Tom Wilmot

Five Unlikely Frankenstein Adaptations

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Five Unlikely Frankenstein Adaptations

Mary Shelley's creation has inspired filmmakers over the years to return to their own labs to create adaptations of the infamous tale.

2022-03-30 11:06:04By Tom Wilmot