Hayao Miyazaki: Spirited Away (2001) & My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

I can’t even count how many friends of mine have gone on about their love for Japanese cartoonist and director Hayao Miyazaki. I am always weary of animated films because I don’t like almost any. I especially tend to stay away form the anime genre as a whole, because of the unnecessary violence and the… Read More Hayao Miyazaki: Spirited Away (2001) & My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

Sisters (2015)

Director: Jason Moore Writer: Paula Pell Cinematographer: Barry Peterson Composer: Christophe Beck Cast: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Ike Barinholtz, Dianne Wiest, James Brolin, John Cena, John Leguizamo, Bobby Moynihan, Rachel Dratch, Brian d’Arcy James, Chris Parnell, Dan Byrd, Kate McKinnon, Heather Matarazzo, Ann Harada, Jon Glaser, Samantha Bee, Paula Pell. Maura and Kate… Read More Sisters (2015)

“Among the Ten Thousand Things” by Julia Pierpont (2015)

A young woman recently broken up with prints out every last piece of correspondence between her ex and herself, compiles it, places it in an envelope, and mails it to the wife of her former lover. Said young woman then disappears from the story completely and is never heard from again. Unfortunately the wife is… Read More “Among the Ten Thousand Things” by Julia Pierpont (2015)