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One Piece: Baron Omatsuri and the Secret Island & The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

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Mamoru Hosoda is a Japanese film animator, screenwriter, and director.  He studied oil painting at the Kanazawa College of Art and went to work at Toei Animation as an animator.  Some of his early directorial work included two Digimon animated shorts (which … Continue reading

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Inside Out (2015)

“Congratulations San Francisco, you’ve ruined pizza!  First the Hawaiians, and now you!” yells Anger, reacting to the sight of slices of pizza with broccoli. With the exception of 2011’s Cars 2, the films made by Pixar Animation Studios represent high … Continue reading

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When Marnie Was There (2014)

“In this world, there’s an invisible magic circle.  There’s an inside and an outside.  And I’m outside,” says Anna Sasaki. One of the most engaging and moving dramas I’ve seen this year actually came from the world of animation, specifically … Continue reading

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Blu-ray Tuesdays: 2/17/15 Recommendations

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Howl’s Moving Castle & Ponyo & The Wind Rises

(For Miyazaki’s first eight films, check out The Castle of Cagliostro & Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Castle In the Sky & My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki’s Delivery Service & Porco Rosso, and Princess Mononoke & Spirited Away) Hayao Miyazaki … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness (2013)

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Studio Ghibli is one of the most famous animation studios in the world.  This Japanese animation company has been producing high quality animated films for roughly 30 years now.  It was co-founded by Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata, and Yasuyoshi Takuma … Continue reading

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Blu-ray Tuesdays: 11/18/14 Recommendations

New releases:                                                                                       Classic releases: