Santa Inoue's Tokyo Tribe 2 Manga Gets Stage Play (Apr 20, 2017) Sion Sono's Tokyo Tribe Film Slated for October 23 in N. America (Oct 6, 2015) Live-Action Tokyo Tribe … Tokyo Tribes was originally serialized from 1997 to 2005 in the urban fashion magazine boon. And…. As complete as I can remember them/have them logged on…. In a futuristic Japan, territorial Street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Sion’s explosive style was fast-paced –as always– which gave the film extra entertaining value. In an alternate Japan, territorial street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Just when it seems Tokyo Tribe has tried everything a movie can possibly try, suddenly its two alpha-male adversaries start literally arguing about the sizes of their dicks. The world isn't ready for this. Boys makeup tribes and they occupy areas under their influence. One day, a member of Musashino Saru is killed by rival tribe Bukuro Wu-RONZ led by Mera. My dog has set out to kidnap me, my neighbour is running for president. Made by fans in Auckland, New Zealand. Started another Letterboxd list project titled 2020’s Best Picture, Voted by Letterboxd Users ➡️ CLICK HERE. Kai Deguchi is a member of the tribe Musashino Saru led by Tera. The war begins. welcome to “tokyo battle park(トーキョーバトルパーク)”!! ~~ Based on manga series "Tokyo Tribe2" by Santa Inoue. 累計250万部。90年代カルチャーを牽引した伝説コミックを 鬼才・園子温監督が実写映画化! Musical. It's beyond description in every way, beginning with a mesmerizing tracking shot that soars and dives, immediately showcasing a neon-drenched and a seductively rainy world. A live-actio… The most fucked up gangsters all around Japan. I can't even recognize my own face. Tokyo Tribe Release Date: When was it released? Step Three: GET WEIRD! Menu. The action sequences and characters’ interactions were eye-catching and marvellously made. Synopsis In an alternate Japan, territorial street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Description movie: Five years after the Shibuya riots, the Tribes of Tokyo have been enjoying a period of relative peace, until Kim and two other members of the Musashino Saru … it takes a lot of skill to balance being a crime movie, a musical, a batshit insane action movie, and actually having characters, but he does it magnificently. He's a director out to have fun. Noriko's Dinner Table. Sion Sono's unique brand of subversive cinema explodes onscreen once again with this ingenious hybrid of Yakuza gang action and hip-hop musical. A previous series titled Tokyo Tribe (トウキョウ トライブ, Tōkyō Toraibu) was published into a single-volume in 1993. There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including The Last Witch Hunter, Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension and Jem and the Holograms. There, various tribes are living. Sono leans into the craziness like only he can, creating a world that feels fully realized through…. His style is so interesting and I love the way he uses color. They’re all about guys trying to break into the rap game. The gap between music video and cinema has officially been bridged. Over-the-top machismo. There is no doubt that Sono’s turbulent and tactical offering in ‘Tokyo Tribe’ is a devoted salute to the memorable gang movies and notable musicals that have graced moviegoers’ consciousness throughout the decades of cinema in general.The homage to the influences that ‘Tokyo Tribe’ festively borrows from is delightfully thrown in one’s exhaustive face in gaudy, grand fashion. It's interesting to note that the nutty-go-crazy, vampires-versus-yakuza action-comedy " Yakuza Apocalypse " was released two weeks before the post-apocalyptic hip-hop musical "Tokyo Tribe." This is the other side of Tokyo, a Tokyo of a different color. We're sorry but jw-app doesn't work properly without JavaScript enabled. An aesthetic that looks like a blinged-out version of Akira collided with The Warriors. Sono's films remind me of the old cliche about pizza... even when they are bad they are still pretty good. Ryohei Suzuki YOUNG DAIS Nana Seino Ryuta Sato Shota Sometani Denden Yosuke Kubozuka Riki Takeuchi Shoko Nakagawa Shunsuke Daito Takuya Ishida Yui Ichikawa Bernard Ackah Joey Iwanaga Arata Matsuura Makoto Sakaguchi Kokone Sasaki Hideo Nakano Aki Hiraoka Arisa Sakamoto Yoshihiro Takayama Tony Nakajima Takeo Gozu James Takeshi Yamada Mao Mita Satsuki Nakagami Cyborg Kaori Hitomi Katayama Santa Inoue Movies Like Tokyo Tribe. A list of oddities from the last decade in every genre. It is a testament to the balls-to-the-walls craziness of Tokyo Tribe that the runtime felt roughly a quarter of its actual length. In an alternate Japan, territorial street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Vulgar, unrestrained, and completely detached from any sense of reality is probably the best descriptors to sum up the film. When one of the gang leaders breaks the fragile peace, it … I can't recognize my own house. Much of Tokyo Tribe is told in rhymes, each gang assigned a particular style or sub-genre, as if the whole film takes place within a cipher from which the characters must battle their way to … Sono's universe, Sono's rules. What a revelation, this master. Honestly can’t believe this exists. Yes, really. Insert hyperbole here. Tokyo Tribe Synopsis In a futuristic Japan, territorial Street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight. In Theaters: Oct 23, 2015 Limited. However, those facts don’t deny that Tokyo Tribe is one of the best finely made films of 2014. Mayhem is an understatement. To describe this movie more directly, as a futuristic gangster kung-fu hip-hop musical, would be doing it a disservice. Merra, leader of the Wu-Ronz tribe of Bukuro crosses the line to conquer all of Tokyo. XYZ Films | Release Date: October 23, 2015 | Not Rated. For any body looking for something different. A villain that looks like he strolled out of an episode of the Hokuto no Ken (aka Fist of the North Star) anime series, another villain whose entire motivation stems from penis envy, and yet another villain who collects people as living furniture. What an interesting and vibrant way to tell a story. Five years has passed since the Shibuya riots. hamburger splash 1,837 films 15,374 98 Edit. This…, Watchlist of movies that only you and your best friends might appreciate. Meanwhile, Tera, the leader of Musashino Saru and a moderate who forbids using violence, is killed by Mera from Bukuro Wu-RONZ. anyone knows where i can get a gold-plated, jewel-encrusted working Beretta M92 9mm pistol/cellyphone, hit me up. Playing like a mix of early-2000s Hip-Hop music videos, Yakuza movies, and an explosion at a fireworks factory; Tokyo Tribe is a Hip-Hopera of sorts where almost every line of dialogue is rapped. Yeah, I don't know. And yet, that level of absurdity is raised and raised throughout its two hour run-time, culminating in a final battle that makes the last act of Why Don't You…. Motoki Fukami Akira Yamamoto Akio Joe Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi Akihiro Kitamura Haruna Yabuki Miyuki Yokoyama 泉泽祐希 Asami Shibata Yuki Ishii, 116 mins   Tokyo Tribe was released in 2015 on Friday, October 23, 2015 (Limited release). This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google privacy policy and terms of service apply. When one of the gang leaders breaks the fragile peace, it triggers a massive, brutal street war for supremacy. It was directed by Sion Sono and was released in Japan on August 30, 2014. im starting a kickstarter to fund myself to leave earth and live on sion sonos home planet because thats where i truly belong. IMDb god-mode Sion Sono made Jet Set Radio into a Warriors-inspired martial arts rap opera pink film. In “Tokyo Tribe,” they just rap all the time.They rap more than they talk. His films always have this grimy but polished look and his characters are so diverse and weird. It is a continuation of the plot in Tokyo Tribe, although many of the characters from that story do not appear in this series. Mobile site. Entropy reversed, scientists scratch their heads, astronauts cry in space. Edit Translation. The SARU from Japan's Musashino, WU-RONZE of Bukuro, and HANDS of Shindyuku - Young men living in the city...the public of modern times builds a home out of corruption, … Directed by Sion Sono. Streaming: Feb 21, 2017. I guess I now see why this filmmaker might want to work with Nic Cage. Tokyo Tribe might not win awards for "best" movie, but it certainly is a top competitor for "most" movie. It breathes vivaciousness. Kai and Mera are former best friends, but not anymore. When one of the gang leaders breaks the fragile peace, it triggers a brutal street war for supremacy. Director: Shion Sono. ~~ Based on manga series "Tokyo Tribe2" by Santa Inoue. Sion Sono reimagines Tokyo as the dystopian land of neon bathed ghettos. Suggestion: Use www.random.org to draw which ones to…, Invincible Asia 2,354 films 3,282 57 Edit, Just a list of Asian films I've watched so far. Movies. There are now several tribes that exits in Tokyo. 2014 Musashino Saru is now divided by two sides: one advocates following their slain leader's non-violence idealogy and the other side who wants to use violence to exact revenge. © Letterboxd Limited. With Ryôhei Suzuki, Young Dais, Nana Seino, Shunsuke Daitô. When the Wild and the young Come Out and Play, Dramas and movies with original/weird /unique storyline and acting. such a fun time. Powered by JustWatch. With a propulsive, catchy score, Tokyo Tribe doesn’t have to try to be energetic. I won't. A riot soon ensues among the tribes. There are now several tribes that exits in Tokyo. * *Nobody cares if you don't think…, Constantly updating. Tokyo Tribe (トウキョウ トライブ) is a 2014 Japanese live-action musical action comedy film adaptation of the Japanese manga series Tokyo Tribes by Santa Inoue. However, most women in this were exploited. His films contain a level of insanity that transcends time and space, posessing an energy so large it disrupts the balance of the universe, so pure it tramples over the realm of physics. It all sounds so good on paper, doesn't it? Rules and regulations are a thing of the past. Gore. Summary: In a futuristic Japan, territorial street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Set in an undisclosed future, Tokyo is ruled by several street gangs, each of whom stick to their own territory. Movie Info In futuristic Japan, a cannibalistic yakuza boss (Riki Takeuchi) and his bloodthirsty lieutenant (Ryôhei Suzuki) start a war with rival gangs. TMDb When the only black guy in the movie started one punching everyone into the sky I knew I was witnessing a masterpiece. It's just inexcusable. i fucking love that one of the central messages of this movie is that size doesn’t matter. It’s bonkers as hell and has perhaps one of the best punchlines any “movie as critique” has ever come up with. I don't think this is Sion's best work because it really drags in the middle a bit but the start is good and the third act is amazing. But the monotony returns for the finale. The whole movie is pretty much a rap music video featuring different "gangs" in Tokyo. The simmering tension between them is about to boil over into all-out war. Watching a trailer, it looked like it would be a fun, over-the-top low-budget extreme-violence movie (along the lines of Machine Girl or Tokyo Gore Police). Undeniably, there is much energy and craft in this, but I also found much of the first half messy, annoying and pretty boring, partly due to a lack of empathy for any of the (too many) characters and also because the rap soundtrack was pretty dull. While there's a certain aesthetic, one girl says “rape me”. I'd say that there's room for improvement, but I don't think Sono cares. Kai and Mera are former best friends, but not anymore. I wasn't ready for this. Set sometime in the future. Sion Sono has made some weird shit, but Tokyo Tribe tops them all, both in terms of enveloping insanity and a feverishly contained vision. Meanwhile, Tera, the leader of Musashino Saru and a moderate who forbids using violence, is killed by Mera from Bukuro Wu-RONZ. Tokyo Tribe has everything. United States It's a hop hop musical about the different gangs of the Tokyo criminal underworld coming together for…. A film that feels like a live action anime at times, and a video game at others. A riot soon ensues among the tribes. Based on a popular Manga series, Tokyo Tribe is an ingenious mash-up of yakuza gang violence, martial arts and hip-hop musical. Tokyo Tribe on the Web:Official Website. sports and fitness , comedy , musical , action. I can't. James: Those are movies about rap, not rap musicals. Movie Tags:yakuza musical gang. If you know of something I should add, or I added something erroneously here, please let me know…, Jayce Fryman 18,680 films 3,376 112 Edit, This list collects every film from the Starting List that became They Shoot Pictures Don't They's 1000 Greatest Films. Please enable it to continue. Martial Arts. The one thing which exists in this animalistic land is a seemingly endless turf war between territorial street gangs who rap their conversations away. So many good films out there, but I doubt I'll see them the same away again after being introduced to this crazy bastard. Show All… Boys makeup tribes and they occupy areas under their influence. Kai Deguchi is a member of the tribe Musashino Saru led by Tera. I didn't know what to expect going into Tokyo Tribe. No, I'm not making it up. I like Sion Sono's stylized films...usually. Tokyo Tribe will leave viewers dazed, assaulted, and mortified, but by the end they’ll be begging for more. In his universe our opinions don't matter, he drowns us with blood and colours, chaos and lunacy, peace and love. A stacked cast of widely different characters, including the guy who plays Awano in Yakuza 0, a hypebeast samurai, lethal dominatrixes, girls in bikinis, a little kid that picks locks via breakdancing, and oh so many more - with an impressive range of visuals, action, music, and style that is unlike anything you've ever seen. The second half kicks off more encouragingly as the warring tribes converge and eventually have actual battles (as opposed to rap battles). Lots of naked women. Let Sion Sono take you on a tour of Tokyo's underbelly for a night of turf wars & rap battles.. Five years after the Shibuya riots, the Tribes of Tokyo have been enjoying a period of relative peace, until Kim and two other members of the Musashino Saru intrude on the territory of … Report this film. Sono. Leave your logic, your expectations, your sense of justice, beauty, humor, leave them at the front door, thank you very much. When one of the gang leaders breaks the fragile peace, it triggers a brutal street war for supremacy. This is Sono's vision, Tokyo re-imagined, the world he created and he does whatever the fuck he wants with it. Sono Sono Sono. can’t wait for love exposure. Nikkatsu Corporation. Set sometime in the future. 映画『TOKYO TRIBE』. Oh, I forgot to mention - it's a musical. As the back of the box reads: In a futuristic Japan, territorial street gangs form opposing factions collectively known as the Tokyo Tribes. Film data from TMDb. More details at Musashino Saru is now divided by two sides: one advocates following their slain leader's non-violence idealogy and the other side who wants to use violence to exact revenge. TOKYO TRIBE Clip (Futuristic Yakuza Movie - Movie HD) - YouTube A version of this review was originally published as part of our coverage of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. I liked this quite a bit, but I can't help but feel like this just doesn't live up to what I've come…. Step Two: Pick a Number. Tokyo Tribe. One day, a member of Musashino Saru is killed by rival tribe Bukuro Wu-RONZ led by Mera. Review by Allison M. @ Slamdance 2021 ★★★ 1. Directed By: Shion Sono. Essentially a ballistic two-hour long hip-hop music video with a good dose of ultraviolence and martial arts, this is exactly how a manga should be adapted. Directed by Sion Sono. fellas is it gay to be so obsessed with another man’s massive dick that you start a culture war, if Manhatten from Escape from New York had any culture. Definitely could have done without so many of the female characters being threatened and/or debased in scene after scene . Both films serve as post-disaster rallying cries—while "Yakuza Apocalypse" is set in a post-Tōhoku-Earthquake world where only mutants and monsters are hardy enough to … It’s an LGBTQ+ world and these are my other LGBTQ+ lists on Letterboxd: ➡️Minor Interest Films: In the Closet: A…, A very rough list of eccentric cerebral films - films that are consisted of many wonderful imaginative ideas and creations,…, OB-GYN Kenobi 3,840 films 8,091 117 Edit, Step One: Go to www.random.org. Tokyo Tribe subtitles. 18K likes. 1h 56m. A hip-hop infused fever dream, set in a neon-drenched, dystopian Tokyo. All the other films suddenly felt…. Comedy. sion sono, you had my curiosity, but now, you have my attention. 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