Anime Review #56: Laputa – Castle In The Sky

Almost 36 years ago, on 15 June 1985 (the feast of Sts. Vitus, Modesto and Crescentia) Studio Ghibli, one of the most well-renowned anime studios in the world, was founded by three men: Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata and Toshio Suzuki. These men were longtime co-workers, having collaborated on previous projects over the past 17 years, … Continue reading Anime Review #56: Laputa – Castle In The Sky

Anime Review #47: Porco Rosso

Porco Rosso is one of Hayao Miyazaki's lesser known titles, especially when you put it side by side with other greats like Castle In The Sky, Spirited Away or Howl's Moving Castle. Truth be told, when I first learned about this film I wasn't sure what to expect out of it. Only one thought was … Continue reading Anime Review #47: Porco Rosso