"Akira remains the benchmark Anime movie, and, for my money, the greatest of all time"
"Will you choose whether Jason Todd lives or dies? How will these choices affect Batman and the Joker? One thing for certain - It's going to be a lot of fun finding out."
"Even with three undeniably excellent movies in their repertoire, Studio Ghibli was yet to truly establish itself commercially"
"it is time for the DC animated movies to get a fresh start themselves. And this time, they’re doing it with the hero that began the DC Animated Original Movies line: Superman."
"A Silent Voice, one of Kyoto's finest productions to date, undoubtedly gives the viewer provocation to reflect on any regrettable childhood actions."
From next month, Netflix will show 21 feature films from Studio Ghibli in the UK for the first time. What better time to sample some of the best animation, along with accompanying scores, the world has to offer. With Netflix’s acquisition, the movies will also be available to watch across Asia, Europe, the Middle East,… Continue reading Studio Ghibli movies coming to Netflix UK from February
The anime behemoth is back - in more ways than one This past weekend at Anime Expo 2019, legendary manga creator Katsuhiro Otomo announced a new anime project, namely an adaption of his Akira manga. Sunrise, one of Japan's biggest animation studios, creators of classics such as Cowboy Bebop, Mobile Suit Gundam and even non-Japanese productions Inspector Gadget (i… Continue reading Akira is Making a Comeback, Let’s Fall in Love With it All Over Again
Its Over 9000, etc etc TITLE: Dragon Ball Super: BrolyPUBLISHER: Manga EntertainmentGENRE: Shonen, Action, FantasySTUDIO: Toei AnimationFORMAT: Blu-Ray and DVD (Blu-Ray version reviewed)LANGUAGES: Japanese audio with English subtitles and English dub audioAGE RATING: PGRUNNING TIME: 97 minutesThis post includes the previously published cinematic review from February 2019. Movie Review:- There has never been a better… Continue reading Dragon Ball Super: Broly Blu-Ray Review – The Franchise Beast Comes to Your Living Room
Thriller in Thailand It’s been 14 years since Wilson Yip masterminded one of the best martial arts thrillers of recent times, Kill Zone. Known as Sha Po Lang in the east, Kill Zone aided in propelling the careers of both Yip and its action star, Donnie Yen. Both are of course most famous for the… Continue reading Paradox Review – Wilson Yip and Sammo Hung Return To Reignite a Franchise
Its Over 9000, etc etc There has never been a better time to be a Dragon Ball fan. Following Dragon Ball’s resurrection after almost 20 years with Dragon Ball Super, there has been a resurgence for Akira Toriyama's franchise like never before. And while that series has now ended, there is no sign of a let… Continue reading Dragon Ball Super: Broly Review – The Ever-Soaring Franchise Hits Further Heights