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Film: How to Train Your Dragon

January 18, 2011


How to Train Your Dragon Directed by Chris Sanders & Dean DeBlois (2010) jusco’s Rating: ★★★1/2 Well done, DreamWorks. When you set your mind to it, you can create good animation films, despite being under the gigantic shadow of Pixar most of the time. How to Train Your Dragon is an excellent and enjoyable film […]

Film: ゲド戦記 (Tales From Earthsea)

December 7, 2010


ゲド戦記 (Tales From Earthsea) Directed by 宮崎吾朗 (Goro Miyazaki) (2006) jusco’s Rating: ★★ I honestly don’t know where to start. Despite my love for Studio Ghibli, Tales From Earthsea was a disaster. It’s true, Goro Miyazaki did have an unbelievable amount of pressure from the entire world just because he was the son of Hayao […]

Film: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1

November 21, 2010


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 Directed by David Yates (2010) jusco’s Rating: ★★★★ Bravo, David Yates. You have done it once again. For those who haven’t read the books or watched the previous 6 films, don’t even bother. You’ll be lost and confused the entire way. But for those familiar with Harry […]

Film: El laberinto del fauno (Pan’s Labyrinth)

September 18, 2010


El laberinto del fauno (Pan’s Labyrinth) Directed by Guillermo del Toro (2006) jusco’s Rating: ★★★★★ I’ll kick off with a review of del Toro’s Pan’s Labyrinth, a more-than-worthy film to begin with. I was hesitant to watch it with high expectations despite hearing nothing but rave reviews, lest I end up disappointed, but I was […]