Makoto Shinkai’s Your Name features a gender-swapping storyline that rekindles themes of classic Japanese literature >See our original post on Your Name here. >See our post on Makoto Shinkai here. Original story By Justin McCurry of the Guardian Themes of body swapping, the search for love and a frantic quest to save a town from […]

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A cat plots revenge against his owners. A funny short film by the acclaimed Anime director Makoto Shinkai.  

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Latest Star Blazer’s News and Updates: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 Anime Series Confirmed “A new anime series in the Star Blazers/Space Battleship Yamato anime franchise has been confirmed under the title Uchū Senkan Yamato 2202: Ai no Senshi-tachi (Space Battleship Yamato 2202: Warriors of Love or Star Blazers 2202: Warriors of Love). The staff has […]

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Makoto Shinkai has to be one of the best anime directors out there today. His first film Voices of a Distant Star is just pure genius and rumor has it he did it all by himself on his home computer.  We will be doing a review on that film soon. We wanted to start a […]

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Check out a new trailer just released about the new anime called Your Name or Kimi no Na Wa in Japanese. There is not a lot of English info on this film yet but based on this trailer the animation looks gorgeous!  Shinkai is a very talented anime director and we can’t wait to see […]

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Check out the latest new trailer about the new Studio Ghibli collab. The silent film Red Turtle.  It looks pretty interesting.  Studio Ghibli must really believe in this new director, the french director Michaël Dudok de Wit, to do a collaboration with him. I am not sure what Studio Ghibli’s influence was.  Maybe since Miyazaki […]

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Who is Momaru Hosada?  He is one of Japan’s up-and-coming anime directors. I didn’t know who he was at first but then I stumbled on several of his films, the first one to catch my attention was the film “The Girl Who leapt Through Time” which is a really funny film about this girl who […]

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  Well 2016 is turning out to be a really awesome year for animated films so I thought I’d talk about what I’ve discovered so far. Let me know what you think. If you know of any that I’m not aware or that you feel should be on this list please let me know. Now […]

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The Legend of Korra Review Hey Movie What fans! Hey so I just finished season 1 of The Legend of Korra and it was really awesome! I just love that show, it’s so inspiring. I love the art, I love the story, I love how they incorporate spirituality.  Those two directors are really talented, I’m […]

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Think about how big the universe is, across space and other dimensions. It could be really really really huge! This is the kind of thing that the anime “The girl who leapt though time” does to your mind.

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