Cutie Honey (2004), directed by Anno Hideaki (Neon Genesis Evangelion), is a story about an android who sets out on an adventure with her friends to defeat the evil Panther Claws. Based on the action anime of the same name, the movie immediately starts mid action during a Panther offense on the city freeway. The … Continue reading Cutie Honey (2004) Film Review – I Can’t Believe It’s Not Anime!
Shaolin kung fu is a lost art that has been practiced for millennium. Once forgotten masters of the sport now live in the slums like everybody else, reliving the golden moments of their glory days like a past lifetime, soon to be forgotten as the world walk on by. Inspired by Captain Tsubasa, a hit … Continue reading Shaolin Soccer (2001) Film Review – I Can’t Believe It’s Not Anime!
Parents often believe teenage angst is a phase to be grown out of with time. However, sometimes the persistence of memory can leave such a mental impact on teenage identity that it can actually materialize into furniture – to haunt the very house it is in! House, or Hausu (1977) is a movie about seven … Continue reading House (Hausu) (1977) Film Review – I Can’t Believe It’s Not Anime!