‘The Boy and the Heron’ is Hayao Miyazaki at his Dreamiest

Listen. The chances of a parakeet being able to wield a sword are slim, but never zero. Read More

Can We Have More Solarpunk Movies, Please?

Be right back, I'm off to find some overalls and my gardening gloves. Read More

How ‘Hedgehog in the Fog’ Used Allegory to Critique the USSR

"In the evenings, the little Hedgehog went to the Bear Cub to count stars..." Read More

The Stylish Majesty of ‘Son of the White Mare’

An essential pillar of animation horse-tory. Read More

Why ‘Lupin III: The First’ is the Perfect Gateway to the Franchise

Keep an eye out for those for gentleman thieves, they'll steel you heart. Read More

The Best Animated Movies of 2022

This year's list features mad gods, shells with shoes on, and the best Shrek movie ever. Read More

Why ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Changed Animation

More like: into the "no-more-photorealism-Verse." Read More

‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank’ is a Blazing Mess

The animated children's film fails to live up to Mel Brooks' 'Blazing Saddles,' on which it was based. Read More