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Ashita no Joe 2 [HEVC, 1080p]

Ashita no Joe 2

Synopsis for: Ashita no Joe 2 (1980)
Yabuki Joe is left downhearted and hopeless after a certain tragic event. In attempt to put the past behind him, Joe leaves the gym behind and begins wandering. On his travels he comes across the likes of Wolf Kanagushi and Goromaki Gondo, men who unintentionally fan the dying embers inside him, leading him to putting his wanderings to an end. His return home puts Joe back on the path to boxing, but unknown to himself and his trainer, he now suffers deep-set issues holding him back from fighting. In attempt to quell those issues, Carlos Rivera, a world renowned boxer is invited from Venezuela to help Joe recover. Continue reading Ashita no Joe 2 [HEVC, 1080p]
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Ashita no Joe [HEVC, DVD 480p]

Ashita no Joe

Synopsis for: Ashita no Joe (1970)
Joe Yabuki is a troubled youth, whose only solution to problems is throwing punches at them. What he lacks in manners and discipline, he makes up for with his self-taught fighting skills.
One day, while wandering the slums of Doya, Joe gets into a fight with the local gang. Although greatly outnumbered, he effortlessly defeats them, drawing the attention of Danpei Tange—a former boxing coach turned alcoholic. Seeing his potential, he offers to train Joe into Japan's greatest boxer. At first, Joe dismisses Danpei as a hopeless drunk; but after the trainer saves his life, he agrees to live with him and learn the art of boxing. Unfortunately, Joe's personality makes him an unruly student, and he often falls back to his old ways.
To survive the harsh world of his new career, Joe needs to trust his mentor and master the techniques taught to him. However, the road to becoming a professional boxer is rife with struggles that will test his mettle to the end. Continue reading Ashita no Joe [HEVC, DVD 480p]
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Megalo Box [720p]

Megalo Box

Synopsis for: Megalo Box (Spring 2018)
Ashita no Joe 50th anniversary project.
JD (Junk Dog) participates in fixed boxing matches in an underground ring in order to live. Today, he enters the ring again, but he encounters a certain person. JD wants to take on a challenge that risks everything.
Source: ANN Continue reading Megalo Box [720p]
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Rainbow – Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin [540p]

Rainbow - Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin

Synopsis for: Rainbow - Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin | Rainbow - Nisha Rokubō no Shichinin (Spring 2010)
Seven teenagers in 1955 have to learn to live together in the same hold in the reformatory of Shio. Confined in a hall where suffering and humiliation are daily, they are waiting for a ray of hope in a dark, incarcerating world. The story follows their life together and how they move on afterwards. Continue reading Rainbow – Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin [540p]
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