The storied franchise makes the leap to 3D CD animation with fantastic results in this big-budget theatrical movie, Lupin III: The First.
An animated dog movie from Europe, Marona's Fantastic Tale offers unique animation and a simple life-affirming message.
Cutting-edge theatrical anime from Studio 4°C, Children of the Sea provides more flash than substance in this faithful but limp manga adaptation.
Director Makoto Shinkai delivers another compelling teen fantasy romance in Weathering with You, though the impact is lessened this second time around.
Satoshi Kon's affecting and inviting portrait of three homeless, Tokyo Godfathers, is a humanistic triumph, moving beyond regular anime conventions.
Studio TRIGGER delights the senses with an incredibly expressive, cel-shaded anime adventure Promare.
A fine sequel trilogy to the original, Donten: Laughing Under The Cloud sees the possible return of Orochi.
Another Day of Life's blend of animation and documentary testimony works as manipulative and dishonest piece of propaganda about the devastating civil war in Angola.
A popular Chinese legend comes to epic life in this beautiful and expressive animated masterpiece White Snake.
Luis Buñuel’s Surreal Animated Life Fresh from Spain comes a sensitive animated curio that should intrigue fans of classic film history. It revolves around a pivotal episode in celebrated …
Groundbreaking Anime Anthology Some of the most acclaimed directors and animators in anime came together in the 2000s for Genius Party and its follow-up Genius Party BEYOND. Animated by …
Filmmaker Shunji Iwai Goes Anime Japanese director Shunji Iwai’s Hana and Alice was a charming and heartfelt movie about two schoolgirls crushing on the same boy. The 2004 live-action …