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REVIEW: My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

1988, Studio Ghibli

Hayao Miyazaki
Toru Hara
Hayao Miyazaki
Takeshi Seyama

Chika Sakamoto (Mei Kusakabe) 589 more words

Film Reviews

The Semi-Ironically Named Nippon Animation

No discussion of Japanese adaptations of western works could possibly be considered complete without mentioning Nippon Animation. They nearly singlehandedly made anime based on classic literature into a genre of its own. 217 more words


On Hayao Miyazaki's Kiki's Delivery Service

Kiki’s Delivery Service is a 1989 film by legendary Japanese animator and film maker, Hayao Miyazaki. I was recently introduced to his body of work, ten films, which were each light years before their time, centering the plot lines around young girls who are fiercely independent and refused to be saved by others. 473 more words

News: your name. creator bewildered by film's near-10 billion yen success

Makoto Shinkai’s latest anime film your name. (Kimi no Na wa.) has stayed #1 at the Japanese box office for its fourth week running. 339 more words


Makoto Shinkai’s Your Name is about to do something no non-Ghibli anime has ever done

Makoto Shinkai and Hayao Miyazaki have vastly different directorial styles, but soon they’ll have a connection that’s unique among anime creators. 374 more words


Wandering Island

Wandering Island van Kenji Tsuruta


Zo nu en dan kom ik een echt juweeltje tegen. Een boek dat zo mooi is dat ik het gewoon… 446 more words


Castle in the Sky (1986)

Castle in the Sky – IMDB 230/250

When I heard that Castle in the Sky was the next film on my IMDb list, I was pretty chuffed, as I am a big fan of East Asian cinema, and one of my favourite films of all time would have to be… 773 more words

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