So I have the memory of a spoon and have elected to make it Favourite Film Friday (not fortnightly, not that it’s a big deal because I’ve only done two). 245 more words
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It took two class sessions, but we finally watched all of Howl’s Moving Castle. What a great movie.
Lots of discussion regarding whether or not the steampunk setting–with the mechanical/magical castle and the old planes and the pre-WWI uniforms–was really necessary for the plot or just nice window dressing. 96 more words
Continuing the Outside Influence series we go into the world of Japanese animation with a Top 5 Anime.
It’s the obvious choice for numer 1 on a top 5 anime list, but it is an absolute sci-fi classic and the best place to start if you want to be introduced to anime. 202 more words
Okay, that is a lie. I just finished it. I am pretty sure that I missed some bits (as I am wont to do, just like how I missed the bit where Fred died and had to go back and reread once all the characters started mourning) but I really couldn’t help it. 399 more words