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Moving pictures, #10

I think I maintain a good spread of films in my viewing – current movies, classic movies and art house movies. Working my way through the 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list has introduced me to some good films I might otherwise have never seen, as well as some right crap I’d have been better off avoiding. 2,197 more words


Underrated and Unexpected

Two holdovers from the Fall 2014 season ended this week, Sanzoku no Musume Ronja and Shirobako, and I finished them both off today. These two are an interesting pairing, as I feel they had completely opposite expectations and results. 697 more words


Gedo Senki

Title: Gedo Senki
Or: Tales From Earthsea
adventure, drama, fantasy, dragons
Directed by: Gorō Miyazaki;
Character Design: Akihiko Yamashita;
Studio: Studio Ghibli;
Year: … 667 more words


Sanzoku no Musume Ronja - 01 & 02

Sanzoku no Musume Ronja is an adaptation of Swedish author Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren’s tale of a bandit king’s daughter who grows up in a magical forest. 873 more words

Anime Reviews

Tales From Earthsea Film Review

Here we go, again. Another September 30th. Ever since I became a parent, approaching 19 years, now (that’s 133 in dog years), I’ve become acutely aware of this date. 1,436 more words



Director of Photography: Atsushi Okui

Director: Goro Miyazaki

Perfect Shots

"From Up On Poppy Hill"

“Poppy Hill” is directed by none other than Hayao Miyazaki’s son, Goro Miyazaki. It tells the story of a young girl named Umi living in 1963 post-war Japan, a time when the country was evolving into what it has become today. 1,071 more words