Spirited Away/千と千尋の神隠し (2001)

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Apr 122012
 

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Spirited Away is the third film in our ‘Miyazaki Month’. Released in 2001, it went on to win the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival, and also the 2002 Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. It remains Japan’s most successful film, taking in over US$274 million worldwide. The film currently sits at number 45 on the IMDB Top 250, and is rated 97% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes.

This review has kindly been written by media student and blogger Ruth Richards. Be sure to check out her other great writing over on her blog. Thanks Ruth!

Check out Ruth’s guest review of Spirited Away/千と千尋の神隠し after the jump!

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The Pirates! Band of Misfits (3D)

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Apr 062012
 

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‘Pirate of the Year’ is the one treasure that the hapless Pirate Captain (Hugh Grant) wants more than all the rest. See what we think of his quest to claim the title in our review of The Pirates! Band of Misfits after the jump.

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Films To Watch This Easter

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Apr 062012
 

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Easter weekend is here! For many of us that means four days of rest and relaxation. Why not use this time to watch movies? After the jump, check out our suggestions for films to watch this Easter (in cinema and on DVD).

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