FIRST LOOK: Bokutachi no Remake – Surprise, it’s another male power fantasy

I was ready to like this show. I really wanted to. All its good setup and wonderful potential goes out the door after the pilot, though, giving way for a really mean-spirited self-insert male power fantasy of a series. Continue reading FIRST LOOK: Bokutachi no Remake – Surprise, it’s another male power fantasy

Music in Anime – Yamazakura (Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop)

The best insert songs aren’t just played over the movie for the sake of it. Words Bubble Up weaves Yamazakura into its central plot, in a way so perfect it will linger with you long after the movie ends. Continue reading Music in Anime – Yamazakura (Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop)