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The Spirit of Ghibli – A Whisker Away Review

Genre: Romance, fantasy, drama Rating: PG Available on: Netflix Studio: Studio Colorido Run time: 1h 44mins Overview: A Whisker Away is Netflix original anime film about a junior high school student named Miyo "Muge" Sasaki who has fallen head over heels in love with her classmate Kento Hinode. However, the feelings aren't mutual. Muge is… Continue reading The Spirit of Ghibli – A Whisker Away Review

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A Classic Flop (Akira Film Review)

Genre: Action, sci-fi, horror, supernatural, seinen Rating: R-17+ Studio: Tokyo Movie Shinsha Available on: FunimationNow Overview: In 1988, Japan experienced the disaster which would ignite world war three. Many years later Tokyo has been reborn and is now known as Neo Tokyo. The city is filled with violence and terrorism and many are fighting against… Continue reading A Classic Flop (Akira Film Review)

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My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Movie Review

Recently I went to see the My Hero Academia: Two Heroes movie in cinemas. As a big fan of the series I was pretty hyped when I heard that the film was coming to cinemas in the U.K. for a limited time. I managed to grab myself some tickets to the dubbed version of the… Continue reading My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Movie Review

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A Silent Voice Film Review

WARNING SPOILERS! Genre: Romance, Drama Rating: 12 Studio: Kyoto Animation Run Time: 2h 10m Original release: 17th September 2016 Available on: Blu-ray and DVD Languages Available: Japanese, English (UK edition) Subtitles Available: Japanese, English (UK edition) Manga: Yes Plot: Nishimiya Shouko is a deaf girl who transfers into a new class in elementary school. She… Continue reading A Silent Voice Film Review