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Why anime is great to watch

Ever since I first saw Pokémon back in 1997, I was immediately hooked.

The vibrant colours, the powerful creatures and the character’s and their adventures were just some of the reasons why I loved the programme. 315 more words

Film Reviews

Laputa: Castle in the Sky

Laputa: Castle in the Sky (1986), Studio Ghibli.
Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

The Scene: Scene after Title-screen, ‘The Fall’.

When writing these, I like to be precise about the moment I get captured by a film. 946 more words

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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime) (1997), Studio Ghibli
Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

The Scene: Departure from Emishi village and Journey to the West

This is possibly one of my favourite scenes, coupled with one of my favourite pieces of film music, placed together to present such an amazing moment in this brilliant film. 871 more words

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Ghibli 2015 - Tales From Earthsea, Porco Ross, Pom Poko To Release on Blu-Ray February 3rd

Three Beloved Films Available for the First Time on Blu-rayTM!

 

Disney Presents Studio Ghibli Films

POM POKO

PORCO ROSSO

TALES FROM EARTHSEA

 

Own All Three and Elevate Your Experience with all New Digital Masters… 980 more words

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千と千尋の神隠し (Spirited Away)

Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Release Date: July 20, 2001
Rating: ★★★★★ ♕
Review:

After several very fine films, like ‘My Neighbor Totoro‘ (1988) and ‘Princess Mononoke’ (1997), Miyazaki tops himself with his masterpiece ‘Spirited Away’. 429 more words

★★★★★ ♕

となりのトトロ (My Neighbor Totoro)

Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Release Date: April 16, 1988
Rating: ★★★★★ ♕
Review:

Set in the early post-war period, ‘My Neighbor Totoro’ is the sister film to ‘ 347 more words

★★★★★ ♕

火垂るの墓 (Grave of the Fireflies)

Director: Isao Takahata
Release Date: April 16, 1988
Rating: ★★★★★ ♕
Review:

Based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Akiyuki Nosaka, ‘Grave of the Fireflies’ is a strong, emotional and immensely sad film.  480 more words

★★★★★ ♕