Tagged with Winter 2004

Paranoia Agent

Paranoia Agent

PARANOIA AGENT Watched via Adult Swim/DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Paranoia Agent is a television series written and directed by Satoshi Kon. Many of his works explore themes of social media, psychoanalysis, and deviance. Satoshi Kon used this series as an opportunity to explore these themes in experimental ways he was unable to before in his … Continue reading

Gokusen

Gokusen

GOKUSEN Watched via DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: You have probably never heard of Gokusen unless you happen to also be a J-drama fan. This series is based off of a serialized manga, that also happened to be turned into a popular J-drama featuring of course, a lot of J-idols. I love all three versions of … Continue reading

Wolf’s Rain

Wolf’s Rain

WOLF’S RAIN Watched via Adult Swim/DVD WHITNEY CRYSTAL PLOT: Wolf’s Rain is an original anime series that focuses on the journey four wolves take to find Paradise. The story begins when Kiba, an injured wolf, finds his way into Freeze City. Here he runs into three other wolves, all brought to the city by the … Continue reading