3 horror shorts from Malaysia. Leroy Low's TURNOVER 夜篮•人静, This is a one-character, one-location horror. It's definitely not for those who like playing basketball alone in indoor basketball courts. Sidney Chan's DELETE 删除 is a homage to horror films of yore, like JU-ON, THE RING, ONE MISSED CALL, SHUTTLE etc. It's a "group of young women getting haunted by something deceptively mundane" story. STRANGE MECHANIC 车魂师. This one is sort of a Ghostbuster meets Sixth Sense, but with cars and mechanics.
Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel Xerxes and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster "300," this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield--on the sea--as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war.
A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.
The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.