Creations of Chaos: The Pocket Man & Snack Attack

When Fathom Events and GKids announced that they were teaming up to host a Studio Ghibli Fest, I was thrilled. The fest would include six animated features from the Studio … Continue reading Creations of Chaos: The Pocket Man & Snack Attack

The Ten Percent – The Best One-Night Stands!

“Ninety percent of everything is crud.” – Theodore Sturgeon Greetings and welcome to another installment of The Ten Percent, a space where Ensley F. Guffey and I take a look … Continue reading The Ten Percent – The Best One-Night Stands!

Creations of Chaos: ‘My Neighbor Totoro’

There are parodies, countless mash-up tees, and more merchandise than your wallet could ever afford. On this edition of Creations of Chaos, it is the most recognizable, cutest, and fuzziest … Continue reading Creations of Chaos: ‘My Neighbor Totoro’

Camden Comic Con 2017

After several rainy, gloomy days in South Jersey, the clouds parted and the sun beamed brightly, just in time for Camden Comic Con 2017. It was a day filled with … Continue reading Camden Comic Con 2017

Creations of Chaos: Turning Point 1997-2008

In this edition of Creations of Chaos, we’re talking photography bans, saving trees, and killing curiosity, as I delve into the Hayao Miyazaki focused book, Turning Point 1997-2008.

Creations of Chaos: The Red Turtle

In this edition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the film that will make you believe that life is a magical and beautiful thing. I cry tears of joy over The Red … Continue reading Creations of Chaos: The Red Turtle

Creations of Chaos: Ronja The Robber’s Daughter

It’s a story about the folly of hatred, the strength of family, and the importance of friendship. On this edition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the animated series, Ronja The Robber’s … Continue reading Creations of Chaos: Ronja The Robber’s Daughter

Creations of Chaos: The Wind Rises

On this addition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the Alexander Hamilton of the Studio Ghibli world. Meet the ambitious, goal achieving Jiro, in The Wind Rises.

Creations of Chaos: The Tale of Princess Kaguya

In this edition of Creations of Chaos, director Isao Takahata once again ends a film with crushing despair. It’s the story about a Princess who wants to be a peasant, … Continue reading Creations of Chaos: The Tale of Princess Kaguya

Creations of Chaos: The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

On this edition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the film that shows all of the ins and outs of Studio Ghibli. It’s the documentary, The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness.

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for the Studio Ghibli Lover

They’ve watched the films multiple times.  They get excited at the mention of cats, umbrellas, and planes. They are actively saving up for a trip to Japan. They’ll debate with … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Gifts for the Studio Ghibli Lover