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Ratings & Reviews

  1. Siaudebert's rating of the film Imprint

    This is a bad serie (except for some)

  2. miacarvalho's rating of the film Imprint

  3. Bram Vroonland's rating of the film Imprint

    The acting made me cringe as much as the horror. Other than that: Rashômon meets horror?

  4. Marta's rating of the film Imprint

    the american tv commission that never aired. very impressive art direction and keeps the traditional japanese horror story vibe despite all the graphic torture. miike is definitely a master of the grotesque.

  5. JackButcher's rating of the film Imprint

    This was the film I was most looking forward to from the Masters of Horror collection. It's strangely good and bad, the visual side of things is very surreal and colourful which does add a unique layer to the film. There are some weak moments in this film however (mostly the acting, although that's mostly due to language barrier) but this film certainly will leave an impression (or imprint).

  6. Rocco's rating of the film Imprint

    Weakly acted yet utterly brilliant.

  7. Pymo's rating of the film Imprint

    Torture me till I come!

  8. Federico Di Folco's rating of the film Imprint

    Miike ha il talento riservato agli eletti,cioè quello di rendere affascinante qualsiasi cosa decida di raccontare;e questo lavoro conferma in pieno il trend,con una storia che ammalia sin dalle prime scene,riesce ad essere insostenibile in altre(la tortura di Komomo fa volgere lo sguardo altrove),e chiude in grande stile,sfumando e lasciando il tutto in un vortice di follia ed orrore.Takashi for ever.4*

  9. Sean Patrick Stevens's rating of the film Imprint

    The best "Masters of Horror" episode, perhaps!

  10. nrh's rating of the film Imprint

    much stronger work than most give it credit for, this film uses its inherent limitations (english language, billy drago) to ramp up the theatricality inherent in miike's 2000s work (he had made 'demon pond' only a year before), filtering it here through ero-guro aesthetics and nods towards the editing rhythms of taisho trilogy suzuki. minor miike, but should be approached on its own merits...

  11. Christopher M. Jones's rating of the film Imprint

    The special effects were a bad choice, they give the movie kind of a Sci-Fi Original Movie feel and detract from what is otherwise a pretty mesmerizing and uniquely brutal distillation of cruelty and evil.

  12. Lights in the Dusk's rating of the film Imprint

    If the notorious torture sequence is just Takashi playing provocateur for the American audience, it is the films endlessly disturbing blend of monster movie imitation, supernatural mystery and bleak psychological drama that makes this one to watch. Not just the definite highlight of the otherwise disappointing Masters of Horror series, but for me, one of Miike's best and most interesting films.

  13. Fırat Ataç's rating of the film Imprint

    Showtime commissioned Miike to make a show, then ban it. WTF? It is a good film and a daring allegory on heaven & hell.

  14. Henrique Unno's rating of the film Imprint

    cena de tortura digna de takashi miike: de passar mal, se contorcer na cadeira, fechar o olho e lembrar pro resto da vida hahaha

  15. kaidan's rating of the film Imprint

    frightening film. Miike gets under your skin and crawls everywhere. One of my favorite directors.

  16. NoOneJones's rating of the film Imprint

    Miike never fails to irritate and bore me at the same time.

  17. A:A's rating of the film Imprint

    5 stars for art direction alone; the acting is something best forgotten. The infamous torture scene didn't live up to its reputation, but the Torturer (岩井志麻子, author of the original story) was quite perfect. Many successful vignettes scattered throughout - the buddhist monk introducing hell to a child, for instance, still lingers. Billy Drago's little lullaby to a fetus was at once endearing & appalling.

  18. Marcus WP's rating of the film Imprint

  19. NEONBEAR's rating of the film Imprint

    I couldn't stand this shit.

  20. The Art of B's rating of the film Imprint

  21. Blake's rating of the film Imprint

    One of the most intense and frightening movies I'v ever seen. As unbearable as Salo.

  22. Tyler Aikens's rating of the film Imprint

    Miike's angry and twisted rebuttal to the forced-exoticism and historically inaccuracies of MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA is by no means perfect in terms of story or acting, but the art direction is absolutely stunning and is worth 3 stars alone.