My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro (1988) Director: Hayeo Miyazaki Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Japanese Anime Miyazaki is a well known favourite for children’s animated films. Why? His films are simply charming. My Neighbor Totoro is a simple film but a delightfully warm, charming, fuzzy film. Did I just call a film fuzzy? Well that’s exactly what My […]

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L: Change The World

L: Change The World (2008) Director: Hideo Nakata Genre: Thriller/Fantasy/Action-Adventure  L: Change The World is a spin off film from the successful Japanese Death Note series. After Death Notes sequel; Death Note: The Last Name hit the big screen it was time for Death Note to end, or at least until another director named Hideo Nakata […]

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Death Note

Death Note (2006) Director: Shusuke Kaneko Fantasy/ Psychological thriller The narrative of the film is about Light Yagami a law student whose entire life and belief of justice changes when embarking upon a notebook. Not just an ordinary notebook, a notebook that can kill anyone simply from knowing that persons name and face, and simply […]

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5 Centimeters Per Second

5 Centimeters Per Second (2007) Director: Makoto Shinkai Genre: Romance/Drama/Animation ”At what speed must I live to see you again?” Makoto Shinkai may not have many anime films out there currently, but due to his brilliant talent of drawing he’s becoming an incredibly well respected anime producer, writer and director and is becoming known as […]

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