Play it safe. Stay inside. Watch anime.

After tackling time travel in The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Mamoru Hosoda returns in Summer Wars to the more provincial and realistic world of the Internet.  Luckily the Internet here is not the boring, text heavy internet of our time, but a more garish and interesting Internet of a not-too-distant future.  Pastel colored avatars, corporate headquarters… Continue reading Play it safe. Stay inside. Watch anime.

"If I told you that I came from the future, would you laugh?" Review of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

If a good movie is hard to come by, surely a good anime movie is like one in a million; what a relief then, because for now, my long search is over – The Girl Who Leapt Through Time is that one in a million. Dubbed in some quarters as the anti-Ghibli, it offers a… Continue reading "If I told you that I came from the future, would you laugh?" Review of The Girl Who Leapt Through Time