Tags » Goro Miyazaki

Creation of Chaos: "From Up on Poppy Hill"

High school, that time of life when you mock your friend’s lunch, execute a plot to save your academic clubhouse, and meet that special someone who turns out to be your sibling.   922 more words


From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)

Directed by Goro Miyazaki
Written by Hayao Miyazaki & Tetsuro Sayama

It is refreshing to see when a series so well known for its forays into the wonderfully magic and fantastic decides to explore the more grounded and realistic stories. 820 more words


Tales From Earthsea (2006)

Directed by Goro Miyazaki
Written by Goro Miyazaki and Keiko Niwa

For the first time in this marathon, I missed the initial Saturday showtime of the Studio Ghibli series at my local independent theater. 808 more words


Tales from Earthsea Review

*This review contains some spoilers for certain story elements found early in the film*

In 2006, the impossible happened when Studio Ghibli, creators of so many classic and mystifying animated films, made a bad movie. 1,072 more words

Animated Films

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


Dragging Myself to 400 Anime: Tales from Earthsea and Venus Wars

You notice that I’ve decided to modify this series’ name because of the slow progress your humble blogger has made.  At present, I’ve seen six anime in sixteen days.  549 more words


Have you seen them all? The top 10 Ghibli films Japanese college students haven't watched

If you’ve seen all of these, then count yourself among the most elite of Ghibli otaku. 1,152 more words