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Fragglepuss Anime Review 172: The Wind Rises / Kaze Tachinu

The Wind Rises / Kaze Tachinu Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Drama, Historical, Romance, Studio Ghibli, Flight First Released: July 2013, 126-minute film Summary: The Wind Rises is based on the true story of Jirou Horikoshi, creator of the … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 168: Your Name. / Kimi no Na Wa.

Your Name. / Kimi no Na Wa. Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Supernatural, Drama, Romance, School, City vs Country Life First Released: August 2016, 106-minute film Summary: Mitsuha Miyamizu is a seemingly normal high school girl living an easygoing … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 161: Laputa: Castle in the Sky / Tenkuu no Shiro Laputa

Laputa: Castle in the Sky / Tenkuu no Shiro Laputa Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Studio Ghibli First Released: August 1986, 125-minute film Summary: It is rumored that humanity built great flying cities until a … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 157: Children Who Chase Lost Voices / Hoshi wo Ou Kodomo

Children Who Chase Lost Voices / Hoshi wo Ou Kodomo Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Underworld First Released: May 2011, 116-minute film Summary: Asuna Watase is more responsible and independent than most girls her age. She … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 153: Tekkonkinkreet

Tekkonkinkreet Review By: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Action, Adventure, Psychological, Supernatural, City Control First Released: December 2006, 111-minute film Summary: Black and White are two orphans who claim ownership of Takaramachi, Treasure Town. The two will never back down from … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 149: My Neighbor Totoro / Tonari no Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro / Tonari no Totoro Review By: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Supernatural, Studio Ghibli First Released: April 1988, 86-minute film Summary: Professor Tatsuo Kusakabe and his two daughters, Satsuki and Mei, are moving to the countryside … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 130: Pom Poko / Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko

Pom Poko / Heisei Tanuki Gassen Ponpoko Review By: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Supernatural, Raccoon Dogs, Tanuki, Studio Ghibli First Released: June 1994, 111 minute film Summary: Japan’s prosperity in the early 1960s is causing suburban expansion into the … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 124: Garden of Words / Kotonoha no Niwa

Garden of Words / Kotonoha no Niwa Review By: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Drama, Romance, Slice of Life, Psychological, Rainy Days First Released: May 2013, 46 minute film Summary: Takao is a seemingly normal high school boy that is training … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 116: Kiki’s Delivery Service / Majo no Takkyuubin

Kiki’s Delivery Service / Majo no Takkyuubin Review By: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Magic, Romance, Witches, Studio Ghibli First Released: July 1989, 105-minute film Summary: Kiki is a 13-year-old girl who must follow tradition to become … Continue reading

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 111: Summer Wars and also the Two-Year Anniversary of Fragglepuss.com!

It’s the two-year anniversary of Fragglepuss Anime Reviews! Well, here we go again. It’s been another year in the life of Fragglepuss Anime Reviews. I’d like to thank my fellow Anime Happy Hour podcasters / panelists / family: Breanne, Brittany … Continue reading

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