Tagged with Summer 2002

Millennium Actress

Millennium Actress

MILLENNIUM ACTRESS Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Millennium Actress is Satoshi Kon’s ode to Japanese filmmaking. The story follows Genya Tachibana as he hunts down and interviews Chiyoko Fujiwara, the most famous actress of early and upcoming film in early 20th century Japan (while dramatized, she really is based off of one or two … Continue reading

Step Up Love Story

Step Up Love Story

STEP UP LOVE STORY Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Once I heard there was an OVA for the long-running and infamous Manga Sutra, I just knew I had to watch it. The general premise of the franchise is the marital development of Makoto Onoda and his wife Yura Onoda. Both of them new to … Continue reading

Saikano

Saikano

SAIKANO Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Saikano is a single season series that focuses on the love between two young adults as they struggle to live through turbulent times of warfare. Shuji is the main protagonist and his life changes forever when a clumsy and cute classmate confesses her feelings for him. Being the … Continue reading

Princess Tutu

Princess Tutu

PRINCESS TUTU Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Princess Tutu makes leaps and bounds for the shoujo genre. Sure the title sounds super corny, but it is a must watch for shoujo and fairy tale fans alike. The premise for the show is a little particular. Duck, yeah that’s her name, attends a dance school … Continue reading