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Daily Archives: May 12, 2017

Every once in a while, you watch a great movie and notice this little thing in the opening credits  –  “Based On”, or maybe “Inspired By”, and in some rarer cases, nothing at all. These are the films where most seem to have forgotten to look down at those titles, and either don’t remember or haven’t seen the original cinematic… Read more »

12 May 2017 | Features, Film Lists

One would think that concluding a movie would be the easiest part of screenwriting. The hero walks off into the sunset with his love interest, foes defeated, world saved and an extremely exaggerated character arc reached, only to do it all over again in the sequel. The complete opposite if you’re one of those pretentious types. And while the chosen… Read more »

12 May 2017 | Other Lists

Hayao Miyazaki is one of the most renowned figures in the world of anime, and animation in general. In his capacities as director, producer, scriptwriter, animator, author, manga artist, and Studio Ghibli’s co-owner, he has shaped the field, and brought anime to the attention of the world audience as something more than a genre simply directed to teenagers. “Spirited Away”,… Read more »

12 May 2017 | Features, Film Lists