Award season is coming up and there have been many notable anime releases that have been submitted for an academy award nomination. Anime up for nomination include Sword Art Online: The Movie – Ordinal Scale as well as In This … Continue reading 2018 Academy Award Animation Submissions
New information about Free!-Take Your Marks- has surfaced! This new movie in the Free! franchise, based on the light novel High Speed! written by Koji Oji, will follow the characters after Haruka, Rin and Makoto’s high school graduation. The trailer for Take … Continue reading Free!-Take Your Marks- is Making Waves
Paramount Pictures and J.J. Abrams’ studio Bad Robot have officially acquired the rights to adopt the blockbuster Japanese anime film Your Name as reported by Variety. These two companies will be working with the Japan based company Toho Co., Ltd., … Continue reading J.J. Abrams to Direct Live Action Movie for ‘Your Name’
This week AniCanon is featuring Children Who Chase Lost Voices as our movie of the week. Released in May of 2011, this anime film was created, directed and produced by Makoto Shinkai along side Noritaka Kawaguchi. This film is Shinkai’s … Continue reading Children Who Chase Lost Voices
You may need to sit down for this! The beloved anime Bleach, will be made into a live-action film to be realeased in Japan in 2018. The Tite Kubo creation is now in production! Kubo is working very closely with … Continue reading Bleach Live Action Movie to Hit Japan Next Year!
Directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Mary and the Witch’s Flower is an adorable story about a young girl who finds a magical flower that will turn her into a witch for one night only. This is Studio Ponoc’s first feature film … Continue reading Mary and the Witch’s Flower (Film)
In This Corner of the World (also known as Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni) is a 2016 Japanese animated war time drama. Produced by MAPPA, this story features character designs by Hidenori Matsubara and music by Kotringo. This film is … Continue reading In This Corner of the World (Film)