Tag Archives: Japan

Isle of Dogs (2018) Review

9/10 You could not confuse this film for anything other than a Wes Anderson film. In moving to stop-motion animation he deployed his own particular style and in the fusion of the two he created his own new animation style. … Continue reading

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The Garden of Words (2013)

8/10 The Garden of Words might very well be visually the most beautiful animated movie ever made. Every frame could be a stunning background. You could pause the movie at any random time and stare at the whole frame before … Continue reading

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Millennium Actress (2001)

8.5/10 Millennium Actress is a story filled to the brim with emotion and touched me very personally. It tells the life story of the woman Chiyoko. She’s old now, but throughout her life she has been a successful actress. We … Continue reading

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The Wind Rises (2014)

8/10 Jiro dreams of flying. His eyesight is sore so instead, after meeting an Italian airplane designer in a spirited dream, he wants to design planes. In his eyes, an airplane is a beautiful dream, a wonder that lifts people … Continue reading

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