Monthly Archives: January 2011

Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (Review)

Fortean Times 270 Though director Jalmari Helander may assert that his intention with Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale was to realise on celluloid the “real and original Finnish Santa Claus”, one suspects that he might have gone slightly over the … Continue reading

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Higanjima: Escape From Vampire Island (Review)

Fortean Times 270 Based on a Japanese graphic novel, this largely forgettable effort fails to rise as successfully from its manga origins as do its titular bloodsuckers from their mossy graves. The standard-issue plot sees spunky student Akira pursue a … Continue reading

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