Category: Reviews

Review: ‘Okoge’

Okoge (おこげ) Takehiro Nakajima (director, writer) September 13, 1993 120 minutes DVD, Digital Okoge, is a 1993 film by Takehiro Nakajima which depicts the hardships of gay people…

Review: My Brother’s Husband – Volume 1

My Brother’s Husband (弟の夫) Gengoroh Tagame (Author), Anne Ishii (Translator) May 2, 2017 Pantheon Graphic Novels, 352 Pages Print/Digital While I’m not an avid reader of gay manga,…

Review: GAYCATION Episode 1: Japan

Gaycation Ellen Page February 28, 2016 Viceland, 44 minutes  Digital Many of you have no doubt heard that VICELAND has launched the first episode of the documentary series…

Review: ‘Gisou No Fuufu’

Gisou no Fuufu (偽装の夫婦) Yukawa Kazuhiko (screenwriter) 2015.10.7 Nippon TV, 44 minutes (12 episodes) Blu-ray, DVD, Digital  「偽装の夫婦」(Gisou no Fuufu, Fake Marriage) is the story of Kamon Hiro (Amami Yuki),…

Reacquiring my taste for manga with “Kinou, Nani Tabeta?”

Fumi Yoshinaga March 25, 2014 Vertical, Inc., 200 Pages Print What Did You Eat Yesterday? is a story of a gay couple in their forties, living together in…