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Film Review: The Wind Rises (2013)

February 26, 2014 // 1 Comment

“All I wanted to do was to make something beautiful” – Horikoshi THE WIND RISES marks Hayao Miyazaki’s final film of his career — a fitting masterpiece that is undeniably worth seeing to remind ourselves why Miyazaki is hailed as a legendary animation director by fellow [...]

Film Review: Frozen (2013)

January 18, 2014 // 3 Comments

Frozen
Dubbed as Disney’s best animated feature in decades, Walt Disney Pictures’ musical-fantasy film, Frozen, has taken the world by snowstorm with its charismatic musical numbers and a poignant story about two princesses of Arendelle. Loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy [...]

Anime Review: RWBY (2013)

December 1, 2013 // 1 Comment

In our glorious hours of procrastination, it’s not usual to come across a variation of quirky and creative animation produced by amateurs on the internet. But how often do we see a web-based animation series that does well in attracting the public’s interest? From the team behind Red vs [...]

Geek It! DVD Review: Hey Arnold (S1)

May 8, 2013 // 1 Comment

Thanks to the success of its rerun on TeenNick’s The ’90s Are All That segment, Hey Arnold is currently being re-released on DVD not only in the US, but Australia as well! Let us geeks rejoice! With such exciting news, Ctrl+GeekGirl takes a look at Nickelodeon’s Hey Arnold Season [...]

Geek It! Upcoming Animated Films of 2013 (& Beyond)

April 3, 2013 // 1 Comment

Over the years, we have seen many animations that involve plotlines about aliens, failed superheros, inventors, dragons and princesses. But they all have a few things in common — Who else but animated films could serve a lighthearted dish of colour, inspiration, heart, humour, education and a [...]