Tag: Anime

Review | Mary and the Witches Flower (メアリと魔女の花)

Mary leans on the Ghibli tradition moreso that Ponoc state, but without the sheer charm and joy that made those films so loved to begin with.

21. What to expect in 2018

Jack and Harrison try to figure out what film will require the most therapy to recover from in the next 12 months.

Review | Death Note

Jack’s lukewarm approach to the original Death Note series is kicked up to full-on dislike for it’s Netflix feature film adaption. 

Review | Napping Princess (ひるね姫 〜知らないワタシの物語〜/Ancien and the Magic Tablet)

For parents fond of animation this film will most likely be entertaining enough to capture your kids imagination, although perhaps not as much as the classics. For other audiences there’s simply not enough to warrant recommending.

Review | In This Corner of the World (この世界の片隅に / Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni)

Jack takes a look at the WWII Japanese drama, In This Corner of the World.

Review | March Comes in Like a Lion (3月のライオン/ Sangatsu no Lion)

Jack stumbles through the English language trying to make a point

Review | A Silent Voice (Koe no Katachi/ 聲の形)

Jack breaks down his thoughts on the latest film from Naoko Yamada, A Silent Voice.