Tagged with Summer 2004

Howl’s Moving Castle

Howl’s Moving Castle

HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE Watched via theater/DVD/BD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Howl’s Moving Castle is loosely based off of the novel, by the same name, written by popular young adult writer Diana Wynne Jones. Having read the book prior to watching the movie, I see this Studio Ghibli film as an utter train wreck. The original story … Continue reading

Kurau Phantom Memory

Kurau Phantom Memory

KURAU PHANTOM MEMORY Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Kurau’s life changes forever when she accompanies her father to work one day, and she is hit with rogue Rynax energy. This alternative energy source, which her father was studying, has extraordinary powers. While many who encounter Rynax energy end up fatally injured, Kurau’s body is … Continue reading