The Live Action Kiki's Delivery Service is Surprisingly Not Terrible

When I first heard about there being a live action version of Kiki's Delivery Service in the works, I (as well as my fellow Kotaku authors) were more than a bit skeptical about it. However, after seeing it, I am happy to report that it is a perfectly watchable film that stands apart from its world-famous counterpart. » 3/04/14 7:00am 3/04/14 7:00am

Studio Ghibli Gold Box On Amazon Today

It's not the first time Amazon has run a gold box on Studio Ghibli's amazing catalog, but this is the best, most complete one so far, and features the option of saving on Blu-ray/DVD combos if that's your style. Classics like My Neighbor Totoro and Howl's Moving Castle are marked down to $20/each, along with a few of… » 12/01/13 1:53pm 12/01/13 1:53pm

Studio Ghibli’s Newest is a Beautiful, Heart-Wrenching Film

It was only four months ago that The Wind Rises, Studio Ghibli’s previous film, hit theaters across Japan. But Hayao Miyazaki is not the only director over at the studio to have a movie out this year. Isao Takahata (of Grave of the Fireflies fame) released his own film, The Tale of Princess Kaguya, this past weekend. » 11/26/13 5:00am 11/26/13 5:00am