Monday, February 24, 2014

Planes of The Wind Rises

Last night I saw The Wind Rises in San Francisco, the Sundance Kabuki has it in three theaters. Two for the subtitled version and one for the English re-dub.

Some of the more unusual planes we saw in the movie were real.

Caproni Ca.60.

Caproni Ca.90.

Junkers G.38.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Lotsa Lupin

I have created a section on my recommended anime page devoted to various Lupin III anime.

Titles I recommend in the section include:

Lupin the 3rd: First TV Series [1971-1972]

Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo [1978]

Lupin the III: The Castle of Cagliostro [1979]

Lupin the 3rd: The Fuma Conspiracy [1987]

Lupin the 3rd: Crisis in Tokyo [1998]

Lupin The 3rd Episode 0: The First Contact [2002]

Lupin the 3rd: Green vs Red [2008]

Lupin the Third: Woman Called Fujiko Mine [2012]