This May, World Movies is taking cinema to the extreme and showcasing the most over-the-top, weird and wonderful, action packed Asian films from across the globe.
Monday 25 May 9.30pm
Tokyo Tribe (Japan, 2014) – Australian Television Premiere
In this outrageous hip-hop musical set in a futuristic Tokyo, warring street gangs are forced to unite in the fight against a power-crazed Yakuza with diabolical intentions.
Tuesday 26 May 9.30pm
Naked Ambition (Hong Kong, 2014) – Australian Television Premiere
When some buddies from Hong Kong come together to finance a pornographic video production in Japan, it all seems so easy, until their male lead quits on the first day, forcing one of them to take his place.
Wednesday 27 May 9.30pm
The Protector 2 (Thailand, 2013) – Subscription Premiere
When the owner of a major elephant camp is murdered, Kham finds himself the number one suspect and on the run from both the police and the deceased’s vengeful twin nieces.
Thursday 28 May 9.30pm
R100 (Japan, 2013) – Australian Television Premiere
A mild-mannered family man with a secret taste for S&M finds himself pursued by a gang of ruthless dominatrixes ‚Äî each with a very special talent ‚Äî in this hilarious and bizarre Japanese comedy.
Friday 29 May 9.30pm
The Raid 2 (Indonesia, 2014) – Australian Television Premiere
In this thrilling cult-film sequel set only a short time after the first raid, Rama goes undercover with the thugs of Jakarta and plans to bring down the syndicate and uncover the corruption within his police force.