Studio Ghibli Forever

Just a short post, but something I wanted to bring to anyone’s attention if they live in the UK. It seems that cinemas in the UK are celebrating the “The greatest animation house on the planet”, Studio Ghibli, by playing, week-by-week, many of the studios greatest films. As an avid fan of Ghibli (as you…

The Iron Giant

The Iron Giant (1999) Directed by: Brad Bird The Scene: “Hogarth and the Giant Meet” The Iron Giant is one of my favourite films of all time, and so I don’t know why I held it off so long to write about, although it was difficult to pick out the best scene. The scene follows the…

(500) Days of Summer: Valentine’s Day Special

(500) Days of Summer (2009) Directed by: Marc Webb For a Valentine’s Day special I wanted to explore my favourite ‘Romantic’ film: 500 Days of Summer. A beautiful, somewhat unique and, in my opinion a very realistic, film portraying (not) a love story. The Scene: “Expectations vs. Reality” In this scene Tom Hansen (Joseph Gordon-Levitt)…