Episode 8 -- Devils on the Doorstep (2000)

Hello everyone, 

In the final episode of the first season of Heroic Purgatory: An Asian Cinema Podcast, John and Jason discuss Wen Jiang's 2000 war drama/comedy, Devils on the Doorstep. They talk about the effectiveness of the film's comedy, its statement on propaganda, the morality of war, and much more.

Listen to our episode and let us know what you think in the comments below.

Episode Outline and Resources

Media Consumed
  • The Departed
  • Series 7: The Contenders
  • Goke: Body Snatcher from Hell & Matango: Attack of the Mushroom People
  • Umberto D.
  • Three Kiyoshi Kurosawa films 
  • Played Front Mission 3. 
  • House on the Haunted Hill
  • The Paper Tigers
  • Archer