Or so paraphrases the headline (here, among many others). It’s hard not to react with all manner of comments to this piece of news about the Oscar-winning film, but I’ll limit myself to this: if something comes of it, than maybe it’ll be a great day for the world Continue reading Iran to Sue Hollywood over Argo
Space Battleship Yamato is a popular Japanese franchise that has had as about a complex history / continuity as one could imagine. First an animated TV series, followed by an animated TV movie which killed off just about the entire cast, followed by a remake of that movie in animated series form minus the killing off of everyone, followed by various other TV movies, TV series, theatrically released re-edits of episodes, a live action science fiction spectacular which adapted the original series and included elements of the second one, and now a new animated series (which again retells the original story). All that is not to mention the English-language dub / re-edit of the series which played in America when I was a kid under the name Star Blazers. Continue reading Yamato!