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Experiencing the elsewhere in Hayao Miyazaki’s films

This article, centered on Hayao Miyazaki’s narratives, intends to highlight that his films are strongly structured around the themes of the hero’s uprooting and his opening to the…

Animétudes

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What’s Your Favourite Studio Ghibli Movie?

Our ‘favourites’ are often dictated by what we have an emotional connection to. It’s a complex idea that doesn’t have much explanation – but really the idea is…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Anime Review #82: From Up On Poppy Hill

When most people think of stories that strictly involve romance, introspective and thought-provoking journeys or school scenarios, Studio Ghibli movies aren’t usually their initial choice. Un…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

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Something fishy in the Sea of Anime!

There is something fishy going on in the anime world. There’s fish everywhere! I understand that the Japan is surrounded by the ocean and the Japanese do love…

Anime Hanabi

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Ponyo (2008) by Hayao Miyazaki

5-year old Sosuke (Hiroki Doi) lives in a seaside town with his mother Lisa (Tomoko Yamaguchi), his father captaining a ship that is not yet due to return…

Japanese Film Reviews

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5 Reasons To Watch: Ponyo

A visual masterpiece, even by Ghibli standards. Ponyo goes the extra mile to make every little detail of its world come to life.

Reasons to anime

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Video Review: Hayao Miyazaki (Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Art Book)

Anime art books are a dime a dozen (though the prices don’t reflect that!), even in the world of Studio Ghibli, which releases one for most every one…

Beneath the Tangles

Ghibli on Vinyl

By Andrew Osmond. The treasure trove of Ghibli vinyl soundtracks released by Anime Limited represent the composer-director relationship in anime. Joe Hisaishi has written music for Hayao Miyazaki…

All the Anime

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 304: Earwig and the Witch / Aya to Majo

Earwig and the Witch / Aya to Majo Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Fantasy, Slice of Life, Magic, Witches, Studio Ghibli First Released: December 2020, 82-minute film…

Fragglepuss

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Top 5 (Living) Anime Moms

This was supposed to be done by Mother’s Day, but I never do anything on time, so why start now? I wanted to do this cute post on…

Starting Life From Zero

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Spring 2021 – Week 1 in Review

Hey all, and welcome back to Wrong Every Time. I watched a grab bag of horror movies this week, along with continuing my journey through the Ghibli catalog.…

Wrong Every Time

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 300: A Whisker Away / Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu

Here we are, 300 anime reviews! It’s difficult to believe I have done that many or that I would stick with it long enough to do so. This…

Fragglepuss

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On Japanese Cinema – A 10-Part Patreon Exclusive Examining the 100+ Year History of 日本映画 “Nihon Eiga”

“Japanese Cinema: A 10-Part Choose Your Own Adventure in Subtitles!” Addressing such age-old questions as: What is reality? Did George Lucas rip-off Japanese Cinema in the production of…

Niko's Floating World ニコの浮世

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Studio Ghibli Free Downloadable Anime Calendar 2021

Here is the first of my free downloadable anime calendars for the year. I shall be releasing a calendar a day for the next week. I am currently…

All About Anime and Manga

12 Days of Anime 2020: Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea

Now, for the seventh day, I will be talking about Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea. This Ghibli film is new to me. I have never heard…

Sirius Writes

My Neighbor Hayao: A Dreamy Collection of Miyazaki-Inspired Art

In 2017, Spoke Art opened an exhibition in its San Francisco gallery featuring pieces inspired by the works of acclaimed and Oscar-winning animator, Hayao Miyazaki. A success, they…

Beneath the Tangles

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Episode 125 - Ponyo

This week, Mr. Ghibbles returns! Shaun elects to break the cycle of depressing shows and bring about some whimsy as he shows Remington Miyazaki’s 2008 heartwarming “tail”, Ponyo. Meanwhile,…

Anime Out of Context

Netflix to stream Ghibli movies worldwide excluding US

Netflix has announced that it will soon be streaming a near-complete library of Studio Ghibli films, but only in countries outside North America and Japan. The official Twitter…

littleanimeblog.com

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Mermaids!!! Welcome to Mermay!

Ah it’s that wonderful time of year again where everyone makes up geeky names for May related things like May the forth be with you. One of my…

Hinode Reviews

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SYNOPSIS FOR "GODZILLA: MONSTER PLANET" Animated Film Gets New Title & Release Date

このを必ず取り戻す。『GODZILLA 怪獣惑星』2017年11月 。 With the tagline, "We're going to take back this planet, Earth", the official Twitter account of...

The Good, the Bad, and Godzilla 続・夕陽の呉爾羅

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MIFFburgers #5&6: Momo and Mishima

Film festivals can be dangerous. There is so much on offer, you're bound to pick a few duds. So here they are, two in one day no less!…

Japachickyburgers

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"From up on Poppy Hill" (Kokuriko-zaka kara) - Review

Studio Ghibli is, in my opinion, the Japanese equivalent of Pixar, in that any film it releases comes with a virtually guaranteed seal of q...

Red Ronin

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OtakuGeneration (Show #247) Escaflowne

  Shownotes :: (show 247) :: () :: () :: () :: () With Escaflowne, recorded live February 28th, 2010. This week we talked about the anime Escaflowne. Join us for…

otakugeneration's Podcast

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OtakuGeneration (Show #236) Captain Tylor

  NOTE: This was also cross posted in the LJ community. Shownotes :: (show 236) :: () :: () :: () :: () With Captain Tylor, recorded live December 14th,…

otakugeneration's Podcast

OtakuGeneration (Show #220) PONYO

  NOTE: This was also cross posted in the otakugeneration LJ community. Shownotes :: (show 220) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With PONYO, recorded…

otakugeneration's Podcast