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~Miyazaki Mania~

So this Week my Step-daughter is on Spring Break and we will be having a Miyazaki/Studio Ghibli marathon throughout the week >_<. I love all of the films so much and have since I was a toddler, “My Neighbor Totoro” and “Kiki’s Delivery Service” were just as much a part of my childhood than the Disney films. 50 more words


Pages Cels Stories: Howl's Moving Castle

“A fickle heart is the only constant in this world”

Once upon a time, fantasy author Diana Wynne Jones was visiting a school, where a boy made a simple request: write a book called “ 5,727 more words


The Tale of The Princess Kaguya: Review

When it comes to Studio Ghibli’s films, I’m a bit of a philistine. I’ve been aware of their popularity for some time, but never really sought out, or had the opportunity to watch one of their films until last years The Wind Rises. 698 more words

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya

2013/ Japan

Director: Isao Takahata 

Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Mary SteenburgenLucy LiuJames Marsden 

A long time ago, a bamboo cutter (Caan) was gifted with a tiny girl (Caitlyn Leone, Moretz) from inside a bamboo stalk. 630 more words

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Review: The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

With Hayao Miyazaki now in retirement (though with a few rumours to the contrary also banding around) the future for Studio Ghibli seems a little uncertain. 843 more words


"Howl's Moving Castle": Market Chipping (Ribeauvillé, France)

Yes, my people, I have returned after a two-month absence! D:

Anyway, we return to another colorful town in France–Ribeauvillé, this time! Hayao Miyazaki, himself, was said to be inspired by it, so we know the comparisons are spot-on this time. 60 more words

'Spirited Away' & 'The Cat Returns' Arrive On Blu-Ray June 16 From Studio Ghibli & Disney

Disney has officially announced the Blu-Ray releases of two more Studio Ghibli animated classics: ‘Spirited Away’ and ‘The Cat Returns’ both of which will arrive home June 16th on Blu-Ray Combo Pack. 699 more words