Ever wondered where Boichi-sensei gets his inspiration? Well, he studied physics to support his scifi works but a good part of it comes from movies. If you’ve read Boichi’s interviews then you might have heard of them but I though a compilation would be a good idea. So here it is, don’t hesitate to watch them 😉
Sun-Ken Rock’s movies
The President’s Last Bang: A look at the life of President Park Chung-hee and the events leading up to his assassination.
A Bittersweet Life: Things go wrong for a high ranking mobster when he doesn’t proceed by his boss’s orders.
Sunadokei: aka “Sand Chronicles” is a Japanese serial novel.
The Godfather: The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
A Better Tomorrow: A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.
007: James Bond movies
The Thieves: high wired heist to steal a $20 million diamond known as ‘Tear of the Sun’.
Time and Tide: Tyler is a restless, streetwise 21-year-old Hong Kong native who’s had trouble gaining the trust of others all his life will end in a deadly showdown.
Chocolate: An autistic girl with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother’s debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.
2001: a Space Odyssey: Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial, object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.
Close Encounters of the third kind: After an encounter with U.F.O.s, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Predator: A team of commandos on a mission in a Central American jungle find themselves hunted by an extra-terrestrial warrior.
Robocop: In a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.