Tag Archive: ghibli

When Marnie Was There (2014)

by

When Marnie Was There first piqued my interest when I saw the movie’s posters in Japan when I was there earlier this year. At that point, I hadn’t even heard of it in… Continue reading

Rate this:

The Wind Rises (2013)

by

Now I finally put to rest my issue with the 2014 Oscar for Best Animated Feature. The Oscar went to Frozen, which in my opinion was the most overrated and overhyped movie of… Continue reading

Rate this:

My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

by

For a while, especially after having seen the rather disappointing Pom Poko, I’ve been wanting to see a proper Ghibli movie directed by Miyazaki Hayao. My uncle gave me some money for my… Continue reading

Rate this:

5 Very Good Animated Family Movies

by

As readers probably realized, my three most recent movie reviews were all those of animated movies. The Lego Movie came as a very pleasant surprise for me after Frozen, which I honestly felt… Continue reading

Rate this:

Pom Poko (1994)

by

It’s my last semester at Cornell University! With that in mind, I’m making it a point to catch every movie worth catching at the Cornell Cinema before I graduate, this time for good.… Continue reading

Rate this:

From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)

by

I can only imagine that fans and workers alike were wondering what was to happen to Studio Ghibli now that Miyazaki Hayao has stepped down (This is where I say, “Damn you world… Continue reading

Rate this:

Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)

by

Predator was the manliest movie I have seen in a long time. As much as I appreciate a nice, distinctly masculine movie, I think too much testosterone can upset a guy’s hormonal balance.… Continue reading

Rate this: