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Studio Ghibli to close film production department… maybe

Studio Ghibli is shuttering its animation feature film department… depending on who you ask. Hypable reports Toshio Suzuki, Studio Ghibli’s general manager, took to Japanese TV to announced the closure of the wing that produced such classic movies as Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, and many, many more. However, SlashFilm (and many others) insist this is […]

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Studio Ghibli’s Hayao Miyazaki set to retire

Hayao Miyazaki, the legendary filmmaker behind such Studio Ghibli classics as My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki’s Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, and Howl’s Moving Castle, is retiring. The announcement was made by Ghibli president Hoshino Koji at the Venice Film Festival, where Miyazaki’s last film, The Wind Rises, is playing in competition. According to Twitch, Koji […]

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>Madman to release Ghibli’s The Borrower Arrietty in 2011

>An Australian distributor has picked up the latest film from Studio Ghibli (think Japan’s Pixar). Kari-Gurashi no Arrietty (or, as we lazy Westerners shall refer to it, The Borrower Arrietty) will be distributed by Madman Entertainment in 2011. Written and directed by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki (Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle) and directed by Hiromasa […]

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Toy Story 3 – a new trailer full of new toys (and one surprise guest!)

source: traileraddict.com Yesterday we featured a short, 30-second preview of the latest trailer for Toy Story 3. Disney have now released the full-length trailer and it is spectacular. Seriously, what else do we need to say. It’s the NEW TRAILER FOR TOY STORY 3! It’s hilarious, it’s sad, it’s beautiful to behold. Just watch it […]

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