Cinema Escapist

Explore and connect the world through a cinematic lens

Historical

Review: “Fukushima 50” Offers Uncontroversial Take On Japan’s Biggest Nuclear Disaster

BY

Starring Ken Watanabe, "Fukushima 50" avoids controversy as part of faithfully reflecting Japanese realities around Fukushima Daiichi.

The 13 Best Bollywood & Indian Movies on Netflix

BY

We reveal the top Bollywood (and other Indian) movies on Netflix—updated for 2020 and available in India, the US, the UK, and many other countries.

The 11 Best Korean Dramas of 2019

BY

Discover the top Korean dramas of 2019 across genres like historical, romance, action, and more—with streaming links included.

Five Snapshots of South Korean History From “Ode to My Father”

BY

Learn about South Korea's history through Ode to My Father, a touching Forrest Gump-like story of an ordinary man who experiences extraordinary events.

Review: The East is Red (China, 1965)

BY

A first disclaimer – The East is Red is in fact a film recording of a musical theatre show delivered in the Great Hall of the...

 
 
 

Latest Articles