Tons of good anime movies have been made over the years. But why settle for good? We present to you a list of not 5, not 10, but 20 of some of the best anime movies in existence! Dig in and find some new and interesting Japanese animated movies to watch this year!
Some of the best anime drawings ever can be found right in the middle of our favorite anime. We pulled out the most beautiful, detailed, and emotional moments from anime for a huge list of gorgeous anime art.
Hayao Miyazaki, one of the most famous directors in the world, has produced many extraordinary works such as Spirited Away and Howl's Moving Castle. Take a look at our countdown of Studio Ghibli films directed by Hayao Miyazaki based on MAL user ratings!
An anime dog is a protagonist's best friend. Anime dogs play different kinds of roles in different anime series. Not only are they loyal to their masters, they also fetch the hearts of anime fans alike! Come find the pick of the litter in this collection of adorable anime pooches!
Are you into anime shows in which the characters embark on an exciting journey (who isn't)? If the answer is yes, then check out these 25 amazing adventure anime and prepare for being part of the experience yourself!
Does a lack of airships in anime grind your gears? Does not getting your daily dose of Victorian fashion get you steaming? Fear not! Here are 10 of the best steampunk anime available. Nothing like some nice quiet time with your favorite steampunk anime to help you let off some steam... right?
As picked by the writers of MAL Featured, here are our favorite quotes from anime! Some will make you laugh, others will make you think. This collection of anime quotes represents just how vast the world of anime is!
Some anime fans prefer not to read their TV shows. That's what dubs are for: translating Japanese shows to make them more accessible to English audiences. But what separates a good dub from a great dub? Let's count off some of the best and find out!
Anime hugs can add a big punch to a scene if used properly, be they romantic hugs or unexpected slapdash collisions. Whatever their purpose, hugs are pretty great. Here are 20 of the best (and most ridiculous) anime hug scenes ever, sure to warm you up in one way or another.
An anime’s OST draws us closer to the story and its characters by letting us feel what they feel. If you’re out looking for an anime that will not only offer an excellent story and beautiful artwork but also heartwarming piano music, then this list is for you.
In one of Hayao Miyazaki's masterpieces, Howl's Moving Castle, Howl has special rings that he wears in the beginning of the movie. Later, he gives one of these rings to Sophie. This seemingly small detail actually has plenty of strong meanings behind it! Read on to find out.
Anyone familiar with Hayao Miyazaki will know of Howl no Ugoku Shiro. This film, like many of Miyazaki works, was critically acclaimed when it debuted. It was even nominated for an Academy Award in the United States. Much of this film's success is due to Joe Hisaishi's soundtrack.
Howl no Ugoku Shiro (Howl's Moving Castle) was released in 2004 along with Joe Hisaishi’s incredible music for the film. Why does Studio Ghibli have such a love affair with Hisaishi and his work? Let’s find out by looking at five pieces from the movie. Spoilers will happen, you have been warned.
The former errand dog of Madame Suliman has a heart as big as Howl's Castle. The dog Heen turns in his old mistress for a new, much kinder one. Heen is old, overweight, short, and asthmatic, but he gets an "A" for effort. Heen cares.
The overworked, underpaid, and under-appreciated Calcifer can do it all. Need hot water? Calcifer. Need to move an entire castle? Calcifer. Need help with some spells? Calcifer. Need a heart transplant? Calcifer. Or just need a garbage disposal unit for your hair and broken eggshells? Calcifer.
Although they had nothing more than minor roles, the soot sprites from Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi (Spirited Away) and Tonari no Totoro (My Neighbour Totoro) captured the hearts of anime fans everywhere. Let's look at what made them so lovable.
Howl no Ugoku Shiro (Howl's Moving Castle) follows the story of Howl and Sophie and their adventures in Howl's mysterious moving castle. As Howl and Sophie grow closer and mature as individuals, how does the castle change to reflect their deepening relationship?
Howl's Moving Castle has quickly become one of the most beloved productions ever to come out of Studio Ghibli. However, Howl and his magical castle actually had their origins inside the pages of a book and like as often happens, between the movie and the book are some fantastical differences.
Mamoru Hosoda makes heartfelt, beautifully-animated films that appeal to all ages. His latest, The Boy and the Beast, is coming soon to theaters in America and Australia! Learn how he got to the point where many have called him "the next Miyazaki."