Got introduced to movies by my parents, am sneaking out of bed to catch glimpses of some more ever since.
Watched it on Car-Friday* in a drive-in theatre then proceded to race every sportscar in sight in my 50hp shitbox
*It's a commonly used pun on the german name for 'Good Friday': 'Karfreitag'. As german is non-rhotic and we tend to also pronounce english words like 'car' as if the 'r' at the end barely existed.
Watched this for the first time today. Just after reading up on the recent events in Milwaukee and being shocked by the human depths of hatred.
23 years ago this movie contemplated modern society, what we call progress, our impact on our nature, our environment and humanity's very signature: hatred. Those talking points now seem to ring more true than ever.
While I personally do not like the genre of Anime and it's modern characteristics, Princess Mononoke stands head and…