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Omoide no Marnie

「思い出のマーニー」 (Omoide no Marnie)
“When Marnie Was There”

It’s dispiriting to think this could be the last Ghibli film to grace our screens. But at the very least we ended with one of the studio’s best to date.

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June 13, 2016 at 10:32 am Comments (10)

Kaguya-hime no Monogatari

「かぐや姫の物語」 (Kaguya-hime no Monogatari)
“The Tale of Princess Kaguya”

Takahata Isao delivers what presumes to be his final Ghibli film, and if that is the case, then what a send-off it was.

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August 27, 2015 at 3:16 am Comments (20)

Sanzoku no Musume Ronja – Springtime of Youth

Together, through winter and spring.

Sanzoku no Musume Ronja is Ghibli through-and-through.

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March 30, 2015 at 12:36 pm Comments (10)

Sanzoku no Musume Ronja – 01, 02

「かみなりの夜の子」 & 「はじめての森へ」 (Kaminari no Yoru no Ko & Hajimete no Mori e)
“The Child of the Night of Thunder” & “First Time into the Forest”

Someone at Studio Ghibli enjoyed working on Ni no Kuni immensely, it seems.

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October 16, 2014 at 10:07 am Comments (33)

Kaze Tachinu

「風立ちぬ」 (Kaze Tachinu)
“The Wind Rises”

Jirou dreams of airplanes…

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June 28, 2014 at 6:28 am Comments (39)

Kokuriko Zaka Kara

“From Up on Poppy Hill”

One thing’s for sure – it can’t be easy being Miyazaki Gorou.

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June 21, 2012 at 12:48 am Comments (27)