An Akira remake could be very awesome. Just don’t call it Akira.
Shortly after his death, Satoshi Kon’s family posted these final words on his blog.
Acclaimed anime director Satoshi Kon has passed away at the age of 46.
I can’t think of a better film with which to introduce a younger generation to the magic and wonder of Hayao Miyazaki.
There’s also no denying that the series still remains a major cultural force in Japan.
Here’s hoping that “5 Centimeters Per Second” represents one last hurrah for Shinkai before moving on to new, and equally fertile territory.
Appleseed Ex Machina is primarily disappointing because it squanders so much of the depth and potential that existed in the original.