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Yellow Submarine (1968, George Dunning)

!!! A+ FILM !!!

Psychedelia and pop-art can be so keyed into their times that they lose all resonance within a matter of years. The incredible gift of screenwriter Lee Minoff and director George Dunning was to reach into the excess of the universe surrounding them and pull out something of sobering beauty. 1,634 more words

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Memorable Moments in Animation: Animated Character's Designs 50-41

What inspired me to do this post? Well, the project I did for Beauty and the Beast. I care a lot about animation and character design tops the list of reasons why I do. 1,607 more words


Movie Review - The Wind Rises (2013)

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Stars: Hideaki Anno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Miori Takimoto,

Jiro Horikoshi (Anno) was an airplane designer inspired by the famed Italian Caprioni. The Wind Rises  307 more words


Zarafa is a French animated film from 2012.  While the production company that made it (Pathé) is a major name in France, it is unheard of in the United States for most of the film-going public.   326 more words


The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Review

The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water is absolutely baffling. It takes the surrealistic elements that have grown into the television series, and uses its theatrical budget to push them to the extreme. 748 more words

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10 animated movies that scored big at the box office

Big Hero 6 was the big winner of the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature on Oscar night Sunday. The story of an inflatable personal healthcare robot with a heart of gold, it’s already taken in $220 million at the domestic box office, according to… 117 more words


My Favorite Film of 2014

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya is my favorite film of 2014. The idea of me naming a Studio Ghibli film as the best of its year isn’t exactly unpredictable, but it’s with reason. 546 more words

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