Asia Munich 2007

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1.
Vexille (2007)
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Japan, 2077: A female agent named Vexille is dispatched to Tokyo to investigate whether Japanese are developing robotic technology, which has been banned by the U.N. due to its potential threat to humankind. (109 mins.)
Director: Fumihiko Sori
 
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Triangle (2007)
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Told in three 30-minute segments, three friends seek out the buried treasure of a mysterious stranger. (93 mins.)
 
3.
Glory to the Filmmaker! (2007)
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Takeshi Kitano plays a version of himself in which he's a struggling director cycling through a number of different genres in an effort to complete his latest project. (108 mins.)
Director: Takeshi Kitano
 
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The Banquet (2006)
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A loose adaptation of Hamlet, "The Night Banquet" is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies they would like to finish off at a night banquet. (131 mins.)
Director: Xiaogang Feng
 
5.
Battle of the Warriors (2006)
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Story centers on a battle during China's Warring States Period, a series of civil wars, which spanned from the 5th to the 3rd century B.C. Based on a popular Japanese manga, which was in turn based a Japanese novel inspired by Warring States history in China. (133 mins.)
 
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Shanghai Baby (2007)
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In rain-drenched Berlin, the passionate, life-loving young writer Coco seeks the closing chapter of her novel... (120 mins.)
Director: Berengar Pfahl
 
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Flash Point (2007)
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A hot-headed inspector takes on a small but powerful Vietnamese-Chinese gang, after a series of crimes and murder attempts committed and putting an undercover cop and his girlfriend in great danger. (88 mins.)
Director: Yip Wai Shun
 
8.
Invisible Target (2007)
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Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda. (129 mins.)
Director: Benny Chan
 
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Fatal Contact (2006)
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A young man learns the fighting techniques of Sanda from a coach. The two become best friends as the young man prepares to enter an underground tournament, competing against some of the top fighters of the world. (110 mins.)
Director: Dennis Law
 
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Protégé (2007)
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A special agent has for 8 years been deep undercover in Asia's lucrative organized crime trade as he plays protégé to one of the key players, Banker. Nick now has but he has started to feel loyalty to his new environment, and to the money. (106 mins.)
Director: Derek Yee
 
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Confession of Pain (2006)
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A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious death of his father. (110 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak
 
12.
Kamui (2009)
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The adventurous story of a fugitive ninja. (120 mins.)
Director: Yôichi Sai
 
13.
I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)
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A girl who thinks she is a combat cyborg checks into a mental hospital, where she encounters other psychotics. Eventually, she falls for a man who thinks he can steal people's souls. (105 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
 
14.
Dasepo Naughty Girls (2006)
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Based on the Internet comic strip, Multi-Cell Girl (a.k.a Dasepo sonyo) follows the sexual adventures in one seriously bizarre high school. (103 mins.)
Director: Je-yong Lee
 
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Eoh-neu-nal-gap-ja-gi D-Day (2006)
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ROOMMATES is the third part of a 4 horror movie series, FOUR HORROR TALES. Roommates Yoo-jin, Eun-soo... (95 mins.)
Director: Eun-kyung Kim