‘Your Name.’ is a Romantic Fantasy That Takes Your Breath Away

Release Date: April 7, 2017 (US) Cast: Ryunosuke Kamiki, Mone Kamishiraishi, Masami Nagasawa, Etsuko Ichihara, Aoi Yūki (JP) Director: Makoto Shinkai Studio: CoMix Wave Films Distributor: Funimation (US) Review Spoilers: Low You go to sleep. An alarm goes off, it’s morning, but in a room you’ve never seen before. You realize as you wake […]

Ghost in the Shell, a Cyberpunk Movie

Release Date: March 31st, 2017 Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, Chin Han, Juliette Binoche Director: Rupert Sanders Studio: Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, Reliance Entertainment, Amblin partners, Arad Productions Distributor: Paramount Pictures Genre: Science Fiction Action  Review Spoilers: Low  IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia First, a disclaimer. I’m not going to get into the […]

Studio Ghibli Swansong “When Marnie Was There” Hits Right In The Feels

When Marnie Was There Release Date: May 22, 2015 (USA) Cast: Sara Takatsuki, Kasumi Arimura, Hana Sugisaki, Hitomi Kuroki Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi Studio: Studio Ghibli Distributor: Toho Genre: Family, Drama, Mystery Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers: Light IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia Note: This review is based on the version of the film with Japanese audio and English subtitles. The English […]