films seen
8
average score
2.37*
nationality
Japan - 63 years old
status
Alive and kicking
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The inoffensive

Pussy Soup

by Minoru Kawasaki
Neko Râmen Taishô
2008 / 80m - Japan
Comedy
3.0*/5.0*
Pussy Soup poster

Kani Goalkeeper

by Minoru Kawasaki
Kani Gôrukîpâ
2006 / 92m - Japan
Comedy, Fantasy
3.0*/5.0*
Kani Goalkeeper poster

The Rug Cop

by Minoru Kawasaki
Zura Deka
2006 / 78m - Japan
Comedy
3.0*/5.0*
The Rug Cop poster

Executive Koala

by Minoru Kawasaki
Koara Kachô
2005 / 85m - Japan
Comedy, Crime
3.0*/5.0*
Executive Koala poster

Worthy but flawed

Kaiju Mono

by Minoru Kawasaki
Daikaijû Mono
2016 / 94m - Japan
Comedy
2.5*/5.0*
Kaiju Mono poster

If you're not familiar with the work of Minoru Kawasaki, this is probably not the best place to start. The Kaiju niche has been parodied before, and with better results too. Even so, Kawasaki's sense of humor is infectious and there are some memorable moments here. It's just that Kawasaki's low-budget approach works better with more original premises.

Plain forgettable

The Monster X Strikes Back: Attack the G8 Summit

by Minoru Kawasaki
Girara no Gyakushû: Tôya-ko Samitto Kikiippatsu
2008 / 98m - Japan
Comedy, Sci-fi
1.5*/5.0*
The Monster X Strikes Back: Attack the G8 Summit poster

The World Sinks Except Japan

by Minoru Kawasaki
Nihon Igai Zenbu Chinbotsu
2006 / 98m - Japan
Comedy, Sci-fi
1.5*/5.0*
The World Sinks Except Japan poster

The Calamari Wrestler

by Minoru Kawasaki
Ika Resuraa
2004 / 95m - Japan
Comedy
1.5*/5.0*
The Calamari Wrestler poster