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Like Star Wars, My Neighbor Totoro is one of those movies that I can’t remember a time where I didn’t know it, and the versions of both of which that I grew up with, the theatrical versions of the Original  339 more words


My Neighbor Totoro


After the harrowing Grave of the Fireflies, the next film in the Cameo Cinema’s Studio Ghibli season comes as a slice of light relief. My Neighbor Totoro is the enchanting story of two intrepid young girls from the city, Satsuki (voiced by Noriko Hadaka) and her little sister, Mei (Chika Sakamoto). 342 more words


Animation International: My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

Animation International 

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Writer: Hayao Miyazaki

Opening Thoughts

While Miyazaki’s talent was already well-known, My Neighbor Totoro puts it on full display. 391 more words


'My Neighbor Totoro' is a Delightful Classic

Following the path of Hayao Miyazaki films, I decided to watch “My Neighbor Totoro” next. The 1988 animated film ages well and far better than some would expect. 430 more words


Totoro revisited and giveaway

Five years ago, when I was twenty two and living in Berkeley (and going to bed early from a combination of hunger and sleepiness because I was stupid and lazy and didn’t know how to cook), I knit a tiny Totoro and wrote a cringe-worthy post about it (not even going to hyperlink it because it was that terrible why did i ever think i was funny). 926 more words


“To bless means to say good things. We have to bless one another constantly. Parents need to bless their children, children their parents, husbands their wives, wives their husbands, friends their friends. 85 more words

Collecting Anime: Why and What Do You Collect?

Just as our access to anime has evolved over the years, from trading copies of VHS tapes among friends (a trend that’s returned?) to DVDs/Blu-Rays to digital streaming, so has the art of anime collecting. 347 more words