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Pom Poko (1994)

Pom Poko

★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 out of 5

Directed by Isao Takahata

Starring Makoto Nonomura as Shokichi

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A community of shape shifting raccoons, living just outside Tokyo, decide to band together and take down the humans after their forest begins being dug up for development. 469 more words


Graphic Novels For Kids With Fully Clothed Female Characters (Imagine That)

How about a list of children’s graphic novels that don’t have half-naked women, either victims or heroines, in skin-tight clothing with giant gazongas? And that feature realistic images of boys and men, without suggesting that having impossibly-large bulging muscles is the only way to be a hero?  1,183 more words

Avatar: The Last Airbender

Studio Ghibili's The Tale of Princess Kaguya Coming to America

Much has been made of Studio Ghibli’s recent production halt on August 3rd following the retirement of director and founder Hayao Miyazaki. However, it seems that we will still be enjoying another Ghibili work soon, at least in America. 387 more words


Film Lucy Tak Mampu Mengalahkan Doraemon Di Jepang

Sepertinya Lucy (Scarlett Johansson) membutuhkan kantong ajaib untuk bisa mengalahkan Doraemon agar menjadi juara box office di Jepang. Bahkan robot-robot Autobot pun pasrah oleh robot kucing dari masa depan tersebut. 185 more words


Artist creates awesome anime artwork by carefully cutting a single Post-it note 【Photos】

While origami is Japan’s best known paper craft, its less famous relative, kamikiri, has been around since the 19th century. In contrast to the intricate folding techniques of origami, kamikiri, literally “ 497 more words


Grave of the Fireflies

For anyone who has never heard of the movie Grave of the Fireflies please do yourself a favour and go see it. I had heard so much about this movie and when I eventually got round to watching it, I was not disappointed. 210 more words


From Ponyo to Italy: Four delicious ways to improve instant ramen while your water's boiling

August 25 is Instant Ramen Day in Japan, in commemoration of the day back in 1958 when Nissin unveiled Chicken Ramen, the very first instant version of the country’s favorite noodle dish. 727 more words