Tag: film

Vault Ghibli #13 – Spirited Away

Japanese Title: Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi   Directed By:  Hayao Miyazaki   Produced By: Toshio Suzuki   Originally Released:  July 20, 2001 Returning to this series with Spirited Away feels like standing on a grassy hill at sunrise and taking a deep relaxing breath.  Spirited Away was, […]

Born In China – Review

I love nature documentaries.  I really really do.  I don’t know why exactly.  Perhaps I find them soothing.  Perhaps, despite my grades in certain classes in school, I actually really enjoy learning.  For whatever reason, this love of nature docs made the chance to see Disney Nature’s latest […]

Vault Vader – Rogue One

Directed by Gareth Edwards Oh look!  Over there!  It’s a Star Wars movie!  And thanks to Disney purchasing the brand and ousting George Lucas, resident bad writer supreme, we now can look forward to seeing new Star Wars movies!  This one’s a prequel, but not one of the […]

Vault Disney #56 – Moana

Original Release:  November 23,2016 Runtime:  103 Minutes Directed By: Ron Clements and John Musker Notable Actors:  Auli’i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson I’m not going to lie.  I had very high expectations going into Moana.  After all, the previews looked great.  The soundtrack, which released this past Friday, was […]

Vault Ghibli #11 – Princess Mononoke

Japanese Title: Mononokehime   Directed By:  Hayao Miyazaki   Produced By: Toshio Suzuki   Originally Released:  July 12, 1997 To say that Princess Mononoke is a masterpiece might actually be an understatement.  Whether its a rich story full of environmentalist critique, deep, intriguing characters or phenomenal animation you’re […]

Vault Ghibli #9 – Pom Poko

Japanese Title: Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko   Directed By:  Isao Takahata   Produced By: Toshio Suzuki   Originally Released:  July 16, 1994 Hello and welcome back to Vault Ghibli!  I won’t to start by apologizing for being away from this series for two weeks.  Due to the Comic Con […]