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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  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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Check out The Boy and the Beast Official English Trailer for the latest film written and directed by Anime master Mamoru Hosoda. It was released on July 11, 2015. We love Mamoru’s films because they are super fun and super cool. Check out his other movies, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars and […]

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MovieWhat Rating: PG13 (For one sexual scene) What people are saying: “cemented the director’s growing reputation as the preeminent director of theatrical animation in Japan today, the obvious spiritual heir to Hayao Miyazaki” -Brian Camp, Otaku USA Magazine “A beautiful film that anybody with even the slightest interest in movies or animation owes it to […]

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We just stumbled across this conversation with legendary Japanese animator and filmmaker, Hayao Miyazaki, who was honored back in 2010 with the Berkeley Japan Prize. Of course we would never by miss an opportunity to glean the wisdom of this master filmmaker. The Berkeley Japan Prize is a lifetime achievement award from the Center for […]

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A sequel to Nickelodeon’s “Avatar: The Last Airbender” is in the works.
The channel said Wednesday the new animated TV series will premiere in 2011. It has the working title, “The Legend of Korra.”

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