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Watch This: New U.S. Teaser for Studio Ghibli's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya'

GKIDS is releasing in the U.S. the next English-dubbed film from Studio Ghibli, The Tale of Princess Kaguya. Directed by Isao Takahata, the hand-drawn animated films looks visually stunning and one-of-a-kind. 106 more words

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Studio Ghibli's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' has a US Trailer

A distinctly different style in Ghibli’s latest effort makes it immediately intriguing and visually arresting…

Who knows what’s going on over in Ghibli land… are they closing their doors, are they open but with Miyazaki retiring, is he in fact going to do another film… it’s getting somewhat hard to follow. 261 more words

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Skating in Circles: "Rollerball" (1975)

     Norman Jewison’s “Rollerball” is one of those silly science fiction films which attempt to push their themes under the weight of far-fetched and illogical sociological reconstructions that presume the entire human race to be homogeneously content to follow a singular path to behavioral mollification, often mistakenly identified as dystopian, but since the modification appears to be entirely beholden to the willingness of the entire populace to subsume its free will for the sake of a trivial distraction, it’s more an overused example of conveniently complacent mass population lethargy. 205 more words

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MOVIE REVIEW | Thief (1981)

“You’re marking time is what you are. You’re backing off. You’re hiding out. You’re waiting for a bus that you hope never comes because you dont wanna get on it anyway because you don’t wanna go anywhere. 543 more words

The Godfather (1972)

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

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Mel Brooks' SILENT MOVIE (1976) - Not Chaplin, but funny enough

Just about the time you roll your eyes at the hopelessness of the gags in Mel Brooks’s Silent Movie, a real gem comes along. As when a poster of Bernadette Peters in bosomy vamp mode is revealed, and some men seated at a table make the table rise without touching it. 322 more words

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