Posts Tagged ‘ANIME’

Grim_Noir’s One Hour Animation Film Festival For People Who Hate Film Festivals

December 25th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | 1 Comment
Assembled by Grim_Noir With the bustle and hustle of the Holidays, our lives can get caught up in a blur of shopping, decorating and dealing with relatives; as we run mell-pell ...

Grim_Noir Reviews Sam Jackson’s new flick, KITE

August 26th, 2014 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
(or, “When Bad Movies Happen To Badasses”) Title: KITE (“adapted” from the original 1998 anime) Writer (original anime): Yasuomi Umetsu Screenplay: Brian Cox Directed by Ralph Ziman Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Callan McAuliffe, India Eisley, ...

Grim_Noir’s Off-Kilter Filter Movie Club: Summer Wars (2010)

December 13th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Summer Wars Director: Mamoru Hosoda Screenplay by: Satoko Okudera Story by: Mamoru Hosoda Animation by: MADHOUSE Distributed by: FUNimation Reviewed by Grim_Noir At midnight every Saturday night/Sunday morning in December 2013, Cartoon Network will be showing ...

Grim_Noir Reviews AND Previews DC’S New(er) Universe

March 2nd, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: Ame-Comi Girls Writers: Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray Covers: Amanda Conner, Sanford Greene, Ted Naifeh, Emanuela Luppacchino Variant Wonder Woman Cover by Dustin Nguyen Art: Amanda Conner, Tony Akins, Sanford Greene, Ted Naifeh, ...

Grim_Noir Crosses Paths With… The Skull Man

January 26th, 2013 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
Title: The Skull Man (DVD set) Original Story: Shotaro Ishinomori Series Composition: Yutaka Izubuchi Director: Takeshi Mori Animation Production: studio BONES DVDs Produced By: Sentai Filmworks Viewable at www.hulu.com (*subtitled only) Reviewed by Grim_Noir When you find something ...

Grim_Noir Assembles Anime Avengers for the Replacements Game

May 27th, 2012 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
I learned a new game last month. It’s called “The Replacements game.” Like the Keanu Reeves movie, one player challenges the other to come up with a replacement team, IF ...

Grim_Noir Finds “Space Battleship Yamato” Flying Under The Radar

December 2nd, 2011 | Posted by Grim_Noir | No Comments
I would like to propose the hashtag #OccupyStarBlazers. For a year now, Dark Forces have been engaged in a conspiracy. I’m not talking about the current economic crisis or a sinister ...