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Fragglepuss Anime Review 175: Ninja Scroll / Juubee Ninpuuchou

Ninja Scroll / Juubee Ninpuuchou Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Supernatural, Political Intrigue First Released: June 1993, 94-minute film Summary: Jubei Kibagami is a masterless swordman wandering feudal Japan as a mercenary. Betrayal left him … Continue reading

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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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