Tokyo Godfathers: The Best Christmas Movie To Come Out of the East (Day #19)

Title: Tokyo Godfathers

Release: August 30th, 2003

Director: Satoshi Kon

Writer(s): Keiko Nobumoto, Satoshi Kon

Starring: Toru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto

*Warning, this review may contain spoilers.

Finally, the main entrant that I fought for, as this is a …

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Anime Club: Millennium Actress

Hello everybody! For this week’s anime club we have yet another Satoshi Kon work, Millennium Actress.

MILLENNIUM ACTRESS

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DIRECTED: Satoshi Kon

STARRING: Miyoko Shoji, Mami Koyama, Fumiko Orikasa, Shōzō Iizuka

GENRE: Anime, Drama

YEAR: 2001

COUNTRY: Japan

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Anime Club: Paranoia Agent

Hello everybody! For this week’s anime club we have the fantastically weird Paranoia Agent.

PARANOIA AGENT

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CREATED BY: Satoshi Kon

NO. OF EPISODES: 13

GENRE: Psychological Thriller, Psychological Horror, Mystery, Satire

YEAR: 2004

COUNTRY: Japan

Tsukiko Sagi, a shy character …

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Anime Club: Perfect Blue

Hello everybody! For today’s anime club we have another Satoshi Kon filmPerfect Blue.

PERFECT BLUE

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DIRECTOR: Satoshi Kon

STARRING: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ōkura

GENRE: Animated, Psychological Thriller, Horror

YEAR: 1997

COUNTRY: Japan

Mima was …

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Anime Club: Paprika

Hello everybody! For today’s anime club we have the mind bending film Paprika.

PAPRIKA

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DIRECTED: Satoshi Kon

STARRING: Megumi Hayashibara, Tōru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori, Tōru Furuya

GENRE: Animated, Science Ficiton

YEAR: 2006

COUNTRY: Japan

Three scientists at the Foundation for …

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Anime Club: Tokyo Godfathers

Hello everybody! For this most festive anime club, we have the Christmas anime film Tokyo Godfathers.

TOKYO GODFATHERS

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STARRING: Tōru Emori, Yoshiaki Umegaki, Aya Okamoto

DIRECTOR: Satoshi Kon

GENRE: Drama

YEAR: 2003

COUNTRY: Japan

Christmas in Tokyo, Japan. Three homeless …

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