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Setting is where it starts (From Up on Poppy Hill)

From Up on Poppy Hill is a Ghibli film directed by Goro Miyazaki, I hate to say it, but it’s one that many people tend to shove under the mat, saying that it’s plot is clunky and could’ve been done better.   837 more words


Going Down The List: Karigurashi no Arrietty


Spoilers below, so for all of those who haven’t seen the movie, I just want to say that I do recommend it. 596 more words


Culture Spotlight: Seiza in Studio Ghibli’s From Up On Poppy Hill

While re-watching one of my favorite films, From Up On Poppy Hill, I had the pleasure of discovering and re-discovering some of the many small gestures that make the movie so unique. 386 more words


Competition! Win Sucker on DVD (Now Closed)

Thanks to Madman Entertainment we have a Sucker prize pack to giveaway which includes a DVD copy of the film plus a copy of Tales from Earthsea, Arrietty… 131 more words


The Great Studio Ghibli Watch Through: From Up On Poppy Hill

Umi lives at a boarding house with her grandmother. Her father’s been presumed dead since the Korean War and her mother is off in the United States studying medicine. 807 more words

Twelve Days of Anime 2015 Part 3: Sharing The Things You Love

One of my absolute favorite anime-related experiences this year was watching From Up On Poppy Hill with my wife. 289 more words

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