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Studio Ghibli Film Earwig And The Witch Hits Blu-ray April 6th
Studio Ghibli film Earwig and the Witch is coming to Blu-ray from Gkids and Shout Factory The fantastical anime film has added an impressive English language voice cast, including Richard E Grant, Kacey Musgraves, Dan Stevens, and Taylor Paige Henderson as "Earwig." Kacey Musgraves voices Earwig's Mother and also sings the English language version of[...]
Earwig and the Witch: A February Limited Theatrical and HBO Max Release
The legendary Studio Ghibli has made some of the most beautiful and beloved animated movies of all time There is a reason they are so well respected in the animation industry and why their movies are often the ones you give to your friends if you're trying to get them into anime The studio is[...]
Adventure Time, Pokemon & More: 7 Sidekicks We Want Riding Shotgun (Image: Cartoon Network)
Faithful, loyal, and definitely the kind of companion you would want riding shotgun. Soot Sprites (Studio Ghibli): They have always been my favorite Ghibli characters and shared my love for sweets Best army to get things done They can't stop, won't stop… and that is nice to have sometimes. Eeveelutions ("Pokemon"): Out of all my favorite Pokemon[...]
Studio Ghibli Film The Wind Rises Comes To Digital & Blu-ray In Sept.
Studio Ghibli film The Wind Rises will come to digital streaming services on September 1, and on Blu-ray on September 22 The release is from GKIDS and Shout Factory There will also be a standalone DVD release as well Basically, whatever platform you could want this film on, you will be able to get it[...]
Why Hayao Miyazaki Gave Netflix Rights to Stream Studio Ghibli Films
His anime films in Studio Ghibli are still largely hand-drawn The studio has a reputation for taking its time to release projects When they do, most become cinematic masterpieces Fiercely protective of his work, Miyazaki had a love-hate relationship in the current digital age Studio Ghibli co-founder Toshiro Suzuki, a long-time friend of Miyazaki, spoke[...]
Underrated and Animated: The Most Underrated Films of the 2010s Part II
And that's saying something. And yet this film was largely ignored, except by Studio Ghibli stans, and it lost the Oscar to Frozen (PS– That's a tough choice, as both of those are excellent Controversial opinion: Frozen should've been nominated for Best Picture, and The Wind Rises should've won Best Animated Feature.) And while I recommended you[...]
Her Universe's Must Have Monday Deal: Studio Ghibli
 Champions of the social media sales game, the folks at HU posted their newest set of "Monday Must Haves", which just happen to be from their Studio Ghibli line. Fans of the classic animated feature films Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Howl's Moving Castle, and Kiki's Delivery Service will instantly recognize the designs featured in today's deals: The Howl's[...]
There's Native Gold In Those WonderCon 2017 Hills
The collection was focused around Studio Ghibli While many of the pieces sold out, some can still be found on the website. "Studio Ghibli was my second one (pop-up shop) I had joint show in 2014 with a friend of mine This was my first solo pop-up The first one kind of was very limited in[...]
"Retirement" Here Used Loosely as Hayao Miyazaki Reportedly Prepping New Film
According to Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki (via a report on Anime News Network), Miyazaki is currently prepping a new film, confirming rumors that started last fall claiming Miyazaki wanted to come out of retirement and get back to freaking work. The 76-year-old creator of such films as the Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke continued to draw[...]
Gillian Anderson And Studio Ghibli Brings Us Ronja, The Robber's Daughter
Studio Ghibli has adapted Ronja, the Robber's Daughter based on the novel by Astrid Lindgren for Amazon Prime It tells the story of Ronja, the daughter of a professional robber, who realizes the complicated nature of her father's profession when she befriends Birk, the child of a rival tribe She struggles to balance this friendship[...]
Spirited Away Artist / Colorist Michiyo Yasuda Has Passed Away
Yasuda, born and raised in Tokyo, Japan, was part of Studio Ghibli when it was founded in 1985 by Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata. She was the head of the color department until 2008 when she retired after working on Ponyo She returned in 2013 to work on the Academy Award nominated film The Wind Rises[...]
These Fan Posters Crossover Legend Of Zelda And Studio Ghibli
Mix two beloved Japanese pop cultural corner stones and watch the internet swoon. That's exactly what artist Matt Vince (via Kotaku) has done, by creating these posters for a Legend of Zelda Studio Ghibli movie There are three and they show off Link, Zelda and Ganandorf respectively They really are gorgeous and capture Ghibli pretty faithfully.   This has[...]