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
Also known as
Neko Râmen Taishô
Specifics
2008 / 80m - Japan
Genre
Comedy
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rating
3.0*/5.0*
Pussy Soup poster

Kani Goalkeeper

by Minoru Kawasaki
Also known as
Kani Gôrukîpâ
Specifics
2006 / 92m - Japan
Genre
Comedy, Fantasy
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rating
3.0*/5.0*
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The Rug Cop

by Minoru Kawasaki
Also known as
Zura Deka
Specifics
2006 / 78m - Japan
Genre
Comedy
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rating
3.0*/5.0*
The Rug Cop poster

Executive Koala

by Minoru Kawasaki
Also known as
Koara Kachô
Specifics
2005 / 85m - Japan
Genre
Comedy, Crime
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rating
3.0*/5.0*
Executive Koala poster

Worthy but flawed

Kaiju Mono

by Minoru Kawasaki
Also known as
Daikaijû Mono
Specifics
2016 / 94m - Japan
Genre
Comedy
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rating
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
Also known as
Girara no Gyakushû: Tôya-ko Samitto Kikiippatsu
Specifics
2008 / 98m - Japan
Genre
Comedy, Sci-fi
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rating
1.5*/5.0*
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The World Sinks Except Japan

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

The Calamari Wrestler

by Minoru Kawasaki
Also known as
Ika Resuraa
Specifics
2004 / 95m - Japan
Genre
Comedy
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rating
1.5*/5.0*
The Calamari Wrestler poster