Big in Japan

Big in Japan returns this September, as Amherst Cinema pays tribute to some of the wild visionaries of contemporary and classic Japanese cinema.

Looking for more Friday night fun? Join us for Late Nights this October and November.

An unlucky gas station attendant gets more than he bargained for when he goes up against the yakuza, who have kidnapped his junior baseball team's coach. This is the second feature from renowned action auteur Takeshi "Beat" Kitano.
Fri, 9/22
Jubei Kibagami has always been the master dealer of death, but in rescuing a ninja woman from a monster he sets loose a chain of events that puts death in his own veins and sends him on a nightmarish odyssey through a surreal ancient Japan.
Fri, 9/29