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Oblivion Island - Fateful Friendship and Precious Memories

Advantages: Mature yet still youthful film, beautifully presented, decent dialogue & vocals, good music
Disadvantages: Even suspending disbelief some bits are too video-gamey, annoying school uniform

Released: 2013 in the UK Runtime: 100min Certification: 12. Language: English (originally Japanese) Where do all those missing socks and odds and ends go? The film opens with an introductory tale giving background information to the plot - th ...

ladyofflame 27.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror (DVD)

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No going back

Advantages: a very entertaining film
Disadvantages: nothing.

Some days ago my wife was being very enthusiastic about an animated film she had just seen on the television. It was 'Spirited Away', a film by Hayao Miazaki and Studio Ghibli. Well I had to get a copy so that she can enjoy it when she likes, as well as f ...

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Review of Spirited Away (One Disc Edition) (DVD)

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Get Spirited Away

Advantages: Beautifully animated, tells a wonderful, original story.
Disadvantages: Very few, if any.

...Fishing for expressions fit to describe Spirited Away, it’s difficult not to bring up somewhat clichéd expositions; one can salute the visionary director or the inventive storyline, or gush about the beautiful animation and haunting scenery. Yet these des ...

Puggers 13.03.2009 · Read full review
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Studio ghibli movie

Advantages: Everything
Disadvantages: Nothing

Well it was two maybe three years ago that this particular anime movie was being shown in our local cinema. I was utterly ecstatic I had never seen an anime movie before on the big screen aside from the Pokemon movies and the cowboy bebop knocking on heav ...

ReiIV 01.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Spirited Away (One Disc Edition) (DVD)

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A unique and beautiful masterpiece!

Advantages: Colourful, unique characters, good music score
Disadvantages: The voice acting could have been better on the English version

...- -WHAT'S IT ABOUT?- - Spirited away is about a young girl called Chihiro whose parents are moving house. Whilst driving to their new home, they stumble upon a tunnel. Her parents decide to take a look around, but Chihiro is unsure whether it's a good id ...

reicheru88 22.04.2016 · Read full review
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