You think you know anime movies? Have you seen all 30 of these movies on our best anime movie list? Our writer sets themselves a only-one-movie-per-director rule and comes up with 30 movies every anime fan must see.
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!
Whether you prefer one or the other, there's notable differences between what's popular in American animation versus Japanese animation. What caused the art of animation to evolve so differently in these two countries, and how have the different approaches been coming together in recent years?
Some days, don't you just feel like crying over a good show? Why not check out some notorious tearjerker anime. These sad series have elements so heartbreaking and tragic, we can't help but get sucked in. Let's take a look at 15 series that are known for bringing out the crybaby in all of us.
Check out these 20 must watch anime classics! All of them are popular anime that are considered genuine masterpieces and have set important milestones in the history of anime. Some have unique visuals, some have complex characters, and some have both. Let's take a whimsical stroll down memory lane!
Home is where the heart is, and there is nothing closer to it than family. Families come in all shapes and sizes in real life and anime as well! Here are a few anime that portray the unbreakable bonds that families share.
The classic animated movie and famous tearjerker Hotaru no Haka (Grave of the Fireflies) has two live action versions: the 2005 made-for-TV movie and the 2008 live action movie. Are these adaptations as good at provoking tears as the animated film? Let’s find out.
Due to their work at Studio Ghibli, Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata are now two of the most acclaimed directors in the world of anime. But even legends have roots. Before Ghibli, these two creators worked on Horus: Prince of the Sun, a revolutionary film that helped anime evolve into an art form.
The whimsical world of Ghibli is home to a variety of masterpieces. Some were created by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki, while others were given life to by Isao Takahata. Ghibli films are famous worldwide for their high quality. Let's take a look at some of the greatest animated films in history!
Hotaru no Haka (Grave of the Fireflies) is an anime film released by Studio Ghibli and directed by Isao Takahata. It is based on a semi-autobiographical short story written by the late Akiyuki Nosaka. Find out how Grave of the Fireflies brings the history of World War II to life.
In 1988, at the age of 22, Kentaro Miura produced a 48 page publication. This served as the prototype for what almost 10 years later became the 25 episode cult animation Berserk. Read on to find out more!
Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no Haka) is an anti-war film that tells the story of war victims that were able to find the simple joys in life, despite having everything and everyone taken away from them. Here are 20 quotes from it that will move you in one way or another.