‘One Piece’ Review: The Best Live Action Anime Adaptation Is Here

Netflix’s ‘One Piece’ seemingly breaks the curse of bad live action anime adaptations, and showcases how it’s done.

Entertainment News Recap: SAG-AFTRA Strike and More!

As you all know SAG-AFTRA has officially gone on strike along with the WGA, here are ways to support the actors and writers: Emergency Financial Assistance and Disaster Relief Fund, Entertainment Community Fund, and THE SNACKLIST: Support Entertainment Workers ON STRIKE! If you can’t donate, actors and writers want you to show your support online. … Read more

‘Lonely Castle In The Mirror’ Receives Summer Theatrical Release From GKIDS

GKIDS, the United States distributor of acclaimed anime films like Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, and Weathering With You, has received the North American distribution rights to Lonely Castle In The Mirror, directed by Keiichi Hara and adapted from Mizuki Tsujimura’s novel of the same name. The film held its International Premiere at the Rotterdam … Read more

‘Studio Ghibli Fest’ Announces 2023 Slate and Return to Theaters

Studio Ghibli Movies and Characters

Hayao Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli classics and more are coming back to theaters this year as part of the Studio Ghibli Fest, a year-wide event hosted by GKIDS and Fathom Events in U.S. theaters nationwide! The acclaimed animation event is back in theaters and bigger than ever – highlighting all ten of Hayao Miyazaki’s iconic animated … Read more

Studio Ghibli’s ‘Spirited Away: Live On Stage’ Heads To U.S. Theatres This Spring

GKIDS, the acclaimed producer and distributor of animated projects, recently announced that it has acquired the North American audiovisual distribution rights for Spirited Away: Live On Stage, filmed during the hit production’s 2022 run at the Imperial Theatre in Tokyo, Japan. The stage play is based on the critically-acclaimed original movie by Hayao Miyazaki and is … Read more

‘Housing Complex C’ Review: This Exploration of Human Nature Compromises Through Its Flow

SPOILERS FOR HOUSING COMPLEX C, READ AT YOUR OWN WILL! [Writer’s Note: This review centers on the English dub.] Human nature has always been a topic of interest, whether it be through how learning society works or exploring how certain things divide us. For one thing, the topic of human nature and humanity as a … Read more