Studio Ghibli Blu-rays Coming on November 18th

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Three new Blu-rays of English-dubbed Studio Ghibli features are on their way this fall. Kiki’s Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, and The Wind Rises are all scheduled to be released in the U.S. on November 18th. All three films were released in the U.S. by The Walt Disney Studios and Disney has put together these new Blu-ray sets.

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Animated ‘G.I. Joe’-Inspired Episode of ‘Community’ Airing April 3rd

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We at Animation Fascination are big fans of NBC comedy series Community (not to mention the fact that the awesome Animation Fascination podcast co-host Tom Fonss had a role in Season 5 Episode 7).

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Studio Ghibli’s From Up On Poppy Hill Begins Limited Theatrical Release In U.S.

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The English-language dub version of Studio Ghibli’s 2011 film From Up on Poppy Hill opens today in New York and will expand to Los Angeles and other select U.S. cities later this month. The official theater list and current U.S. release schedule is available on the film’s Facebook page. The English-speaking voice cast includes Jamie Lee Curtis, Gillian Anderson, Bruce Dern, Christina Hendricks, Aubrey Plaza and Beau Bridges. The film is being distributed in the U.S. by GKIDS Films.

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