Notes

Lady Bullseye and Lady Snowblood

Richie muses on Lady Snowblood in manga and film and a little on Lady Bullseye: “That a samurai revenge film from thirty years ago manages to be significantly less exploitative than anything around now
speaks volumes. It is, ironically, an excellent twenty first century
samurai movie, which keeps the best parts of the genre while moving
beyond the shitty sexual politics. It just happens to be from 1979.”

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