Film Review: Hello World (2019) by Tomohiko Ito

Film Review: Hello World (2019) by Tomohiko Ito “Hello World” is directed by Tomohiko Ito and is the director’s second animated feature film after his prior work on Sword Art Online. A notable move away from the franchise, the filmmaker here teams ...

Sky Cinema: What’s New in February 2021?

Sky Cinema: What’s New in February 2021? It’s that time of the month where we can give you a look ahead at what Sky Cinema has planned for the coming weeks, and since it doesn’t look like many of us are going very far, hopefully some of ...

Book Review: The Place Promised In Our Early Days (2006) by Arata Kanoh, Original Story by Makoto Shinkai

Book Review: The Place Promised In Our Early Days (2006) by Arata Kanoh, Original Story by Makoto Shinkai “In the Cold War era of an alternate history, the Soviet Union has taken control of the northern island of Japan and cut it off from the rest of the country. Just south across the strait, a boy named ...

Screen Anime Explores Its Budding Artist With January Line-Up

Screen Anime Explores Its Budding Artist With January Line-Up With each New Year bringing feelings of new beginnings and vows to explore new talents (at least until we slip just once from our gym routine!), the Screen Anime channel is excited to head into 2021 ...

What’s New on DVD in November: ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Weathering With You,’ ‘Essential Fellini’ and More

What’s New on DVD in November: ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Weathering With You,’ ‘Essential Fellini’ and More New Indie Big month for Charlie Plummer, as the young star of “Lean on Pete” has lead roles in two critically-acclaimed films making their way to DVD and Blu-ray: “Words on Bathroom Walls” ...

10 Best Foreign Animated Movies (That Aren't Anime), Ranked By Rotten Tomatoes

10 Best Foreign Animated Movies (That Aren't Anime), Ranked By Rotten Tomatoes Animation has long been one of film's secret weapons. Whereas live-action movies can give us a window into the intimacies of a character's lives and realities, animation allows us a glimpse into ...

Watch Screen Anime Your Way With Android & Amazon Fire TV Apps

Watch Screen Anime Your Way With Android & Amazon Fire TV Apps Anime Limited are delighted to announce that Screen Anime, their curated channel dedicated to showcasing the pinnacle of Japanese animated films past and present, can now be enjoyed on the big screen ...

International box office: ‘The Witches’ opens in 17 markets; ‘Demon Slayer’ passes $150m in Japan

International box office: ‘The Witches’ opens in 17 markets; ‘Demon Slayer’ passes $150m in Japan Robert Zemeckis’s Roald Dahl adaptation debuts with an estimated $4.8m; ‘Rams’ lands top in Australia. ‘The Witches’ debuts with $4.8m Robert Zemeckis’s film version of Roald Dahl’s The Witches ...

10 Behind The Scenes Facts About Your Name

10 Behind The Scenes Facts About Your Name Your Name is one of the most iconic and influential anime movies of the past decade. The Makoto Shinkai directed movie tells the story of how a teenage boy and girl set out to find each other after ...

Scotland Loves Anime Festival Comes to Screen Anime This Month

Scotland Loves Anime Festival Comes to Screen Anime This Month In a year that has proven challenging for films and the venues that show them, the Screen Anime channel is delighted to announce that it will host the digital line-up of Scotland Loves Anime, a ...

Giveaway – Win Weathering With You on Blu-ray

Giveaway – Win Weathering With You on Blu-ray To celebrate the Digital, DVD and Blu-ray release of Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering With You, we are giving away a Blu-ray copy. “Dazzling” ★ ★ ★ ★ Matthew Leyland, Total Film “It is one of the most ...

Screen Anime Announces September – October 2020 lineup of Releases and Premieres

Screen Anime Announces September – October 2020 lineup of Releases and Premieres From a charming fantasy, the darkest timeline, and even the intimate comfort of a bar, the Screen Anime channel invites you to experience stories only possible in animation with their most imaginative ...

Competition: Win anime ‘Weathering With You’ on Blu-ray

Competition: Win anime ‘Weathering With You’ on Blu-ray To celebrate the Digital, DVD and Blu-ray’s of Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering With You, we are giving away a Blu-ray copy. “Dazzling” ★ ★ ★ ★ Matthew Leyland, Total Film “It is one of the most ...

‘Weathering With You’ Review: A Beautiful but Flawed Film about Romance and Climate Change

‘Weathering With You’ Review: A Beautiful but Flawed Film about Romance and Climate Change Editor's Note: This is a repost of Rafael Motamayor's 2019 TIFF review of the film, which is now available on Blu-ray & DVD from Gkids and Shout! Factory, and will be released in a Collector's Edition ...

Minari Director Lee Isaac Chung to Helm Live-Action Remake of Your Name

Minari Director Lee Isaac Chung to Helm Live-Action Remake of Your Name Fresh off the success of his Sundance Film Festival winner Minari, writer-director Lee Isaac Chung has already lined up another major project for himself. Chung is set to adapt and direct Your Name, ...

Live-action Your Name movie finds new director

Live-action Your Name movie finds new director Last year it was announced that Paramount Pictures, Bad Robot Productions and Toho are teaming for a live-action adaptation of Makoto Shinkai’s hit 2016 anime feature Your Name, and now THR is ...

‘Your Name’ Live-Action Adaptation Taps ‘Minari’ Director Lee Isaac Chung

‘Your Name’ Live-Action Adaptation Taps ‘Minari’ Director Lee Isaac Chung “Minari” director Lee Isaac Chung will direct the live-action adaptation of the Japanese animated film “Your Name” that’s in the works from Paramount, Toho and J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot, the companies ...

‘Weathering With You’ Gets November Collector’s Edition Release with 4K Blu-ray

‘Weathering With You’ Gets November Collector’s Edition Release with 4K Blu-ray Gkids and Shout! Factory are bringing two different packages of director Makoto Shinkai's Weathering With You to home video this year. The first release on September 15th will feature the Blu-ray and ...

The critically acclaimed anime Weathering With You arrives on DVD, Blu-ray & Collector’s Edition Steelbook 28th September

The critically acclaimed anime Weathering With You arrives on DVD, Blu-ray & Collector’s Edition Steelbook 28th September The creators of “Your Name” return with the UK box office hit drama that earlier in the year became Japan’s first anime entry for the Academy Awards’ Best International Feature Film in over 20 years. ...

Anime Review: Anthem of the Heart (2015) by Tatsuyuki Nagai

Anime Review: Anthem of the Heart (2015) by Tatsuyuki Nagai Makoto Shinkai may have been recognized as the new Miyazaki, but he is not the only one carrying the torch of the Japanese master. Director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer Mari Okada and chief animator and ...

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