Viz Media is set to release a new special edition Princess Mononoke art book at the end of this month, complete with a new translation and aesthetically pleasing hard cover! Good news to soothe our souls from Studio Ghibli’s co-founder, Hayao Miyasaki’s retirement announcement early this month. (He might be serious this time!) “We are very […]
The Wind Rises (Kaze tachinu) is in every respect a beautiful film, a magnificent film for fans of animation, history, and love stories. It is a visual symphony on film. It rises and falls in torrents of beauty and emotion crashing before your eyes. If you allow it, the film will carry you away, and […]
Hayao Miyazaki may be retired and has handed the reins over to various other directors, but his illustrious studio continues to make great films, the latest of which is a remake of the 1967 Joan Robinson novel “When Marnie Was There”.
I’ll make this one brief, but it’s fairly simple…if you loved the movie then you’ll love the novel.
Anime is losing a legend.
I’ve got a bit of a confession to make. I haven’t seen every Miyazaki movie. There I’ve said it and I feel much better for getting it off my chest. There is a plus side to this revelation, and that is that I now have a chance to watch the entire collection of Studio Ghibli […]
Did you know that Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli was planning on bringing “Little Nemo” to life?