"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
#areyouready The production of Donnie Yen's latest upcoming flick, Ip Man 4, was revealed some months back now. Now fans, like me, eagerly await details of its impending release since production wrapped up in July last year. Thanks to the series' star, Donnie Yen, with a clever use of the latest social media craze, one… Continue reading Donnie Yen’s Ip Man 4 Instagram Reveal
This past month I decided to treat my daughter to my local cinema’s “Movies for Juniors” promotion. £2.50 a ticket gets you into an early doors family movie showing, in the biggest screen the complex has to offer. Can’t say fairer than that. But this trip was met with initial caution and scepticism. Having used… Continue reading Teen Titans Go! To the Movies – An Upbeat Inspirational Superhero Movie
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