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The APEC Peru 2016 Guide to Movies

For the current on-going edition of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit, I put together a list of movies from -almost- all the countries participating in the event.


Mayday – Do You Ever Shine?

Taiwanese band Mayday continue their Japan activities with the release of Do You Ever Shine? which can be spotted as the ending theme of this season’s Japanese drama Bitter Blood (ビター・ブラッド, aka. Partners by Blood).


Keizoku: The Movie

Detective Shibata and Detective Mayama head over to Yakujin island, the gate to the underworld, to solve a 15-year-old case.



Keizoku is a 1999 Japanese show of 11 episodes centering on the life of Jun Shibata, who has just begun her internship at the Sector 2 of the police department in charge of unsolved cases.


Flowers of War, The

A group of women make a difficult choice in order to save a group of girls during the Japanese occupation of Nanjing.