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The Anticipated: Kubo and the Two Strings

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Although things are still a bit behind, The Anticipated is getting back on track. This has proven to be quite the year for so-called “kids movies,” whether that’s Zootopia or Finding Dory or even Pete’s Dragon (all of which makes the release of the anti-kids animated film Sausage Party this year …

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Notes from the Kraken: August 21st 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. Last week I mentioned how Final Fantasy …

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Nothing But Trash: Supers Lovers, Episode 3

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Name of Anime: Super Lovers Studio: Studio Deen Streaming Site Used: Crunchyroll Episodes Previously Seen: First two. I have read all of the currently published manga. In some of my previous posts (link), I have complained about the frequency of adaptations in modern anime. It’s only fitting then that …

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The Anticipated: Kubo and the Two Strings

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Although things are still a bit behind, The Anticipated is getting back on track. This has proven to be quite the year for so-called “kids movies,” whether that’s Zootopia or Finding Dory or even Pete’s Dragon (all of which makes the release of the anti-kids animated film Sausage Party this year …

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The Anticipated: The Little Prince

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Film release dates can get weird, especially when it comes to foreign films released in the US. That goes double for animated movies, which might get a small limited release with subtitles (meaning only one or two theatres in LA or New York). If that same …

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The Anticipated: Ghostbusters

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So often nowadays, the noise around a film has almost as much impact on a film’s success as its actual quality. If ever there was a test case for this, we have this week’s selection for The Anticipated, the rebooted Ghostbusters. This movie has been …

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Notes from the Kraken: August 21st 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. Last week I mentioned how Final Fantasy …

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Notes from the Kraken: August 15th 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. As I type and presumably you …

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Notes from the Kraken: August 7th 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. As 2016 barrels onward, it’s become …

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Notes from the Kraken: July 31st 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Here in the Notes we’ll show you this week’s posting schedule, but first, a little Seafood for Thought. After a month of conventions (of …

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Notes from the Kraken: July 2016

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Welcome again to We Have Always Lived in the Kraken, a pop culture blog transmitted directly to you from the belly of the beast. Normally here in the Notes we’d show you this week’s posting schedule, preceded by a little Seafood for Thought. But we’re doing things a …

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Take Me To The Upfronts: NBC

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Welcome back Take Me To The Upfronts. I have already taken a look at ABC’s,  CBS’, The CW’s, and Fox’s offerings, and now I am ready to take a look at Fox. Also, before we start, you can still see my thoughts on the pilots that vied for spots this …

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Take Me To The Upfronts: Fox

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Welcome back Take Me To The Upfronts. I have already talked about ABC’s,  CBS’, and The CW’s offerings, and now I am ready to take a look at Fox. Also, before we start, you can still see my thoughts on the pilots that vied for spots this season here …

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Ode to Pokémon

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I am just going to say it: I love the Pokémon series. It is foundational to the way in which I love not only video games, but also much of pop culture in general. I have played every generation of Pokémon games, starting with Pokémon Red and continuing …

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