Category: TV & Film

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April 13, 2016

Ep 199: Existance Is Hope, Despair is Loss

Oh MY GOD! XAN IS BACK WITH A NEW MANGA REVIEW!!!!In this belated episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan gets a little existential as he review a manga about love, despair, psychological disorders and DID.So, sit back and relax as he reviews "Sickness Unto Death" by Hikaru Asada  and drawn by Takahiro Seguchi

Sickness unto Death

Being the 199th episode of the podcast, Xan is a bit somber in this episode as he discusses the nature of Despair, Life, Identity and a few other intelligent concepts. While this is not as light hearted as other episodes, it is still enjoyable.So Hope you enjoy

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March 26, 2016

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 108: Tales From The East

Let's get down to business and show you the world. In this episode of the Spiraken Movie review, Xan and Jacqie finish off the theme month of Family, Fantasy, and Fantastic Pixie Dust with not one but two great films from Walt Disney. Both of these movies have action, adventure, romance and an unlikely hero. The first is the great chinese biography "Mulan" directed by Barry Cook and starring Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy, BD Wong, Miguel Ferrer, Harvey Fierstein, June Foray, George Takei & Pat Morita.

Mulan
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March 25, 2016

Anime Boston 2016

Aloha Everyone, Xan here at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston MA, attending Anime Boston. So far the attendees seem in a great mood and things are going well. If you want to hear me speak about some cool topics. Check out my panels at 

1130- Room 310 For 20 Additional Manga Recommendations for Grown Ups
8:00 - Room 206 for Gambatte!: Sports in Manga
11:00- Room 206  for Gaijin: Non Japanese Characters in Anime/ Manga
and 
1230: Room 309 for From Under the Bed, Horror in Anime & Manga

There will be a proper review on Monday and also our final installment of Spiraken's Month of Fantasy, Families, and Fantastic Pixie Dust

hope to see you at my panels
March 19, 2016

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 107: Lewis Carrol Must Have Taken A Lot of LSD When He Wrote This?!

Twas Brillig and the Slithy Tove, Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. In this episode of the Spiraken movie review, Xan and Jacqie review the third film in our theme month of Family, Fantasy, and Fantastic Pixie Dust. So sit back and prepare to follow a white rabbit down a magical hole as our hosts review the Walt Disney Classic, "Alice In Wonderland" directed by Clyde Geronimi and starring Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn, Sterling Holloway, Jerry Colonna, Verna Felton, J. Pat O'Malley, Bill Thompson and Heather Angel

Alice in Wonderland
Besides discussing the potential psychedelic nature of this film, our hosts talk about how influential this film is and how the remakes can never compare to this classic film. Remember this film is owned by Walt Disney Pictures, Watch and support Disney  Hope you enjoy 

Cheshire

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March 12, 2016

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 106: A Good Pair of Shoes Can Take You Anywhere

In this episode of the Spiraken movie review, Xan and Jaxie continue the theme Month of Family, Fantasy, and Fantastic Pixie Dust, with a magical film about fairy godmothers, glass slippers and true love. So let out your inner child and relax as we review the Walt Disney Classic, "Cinderella" directed by Clyde Geronimi and starring Ilene Woods, Eleanor Audley,Verna Felton,Rhoda Williams,James MacDonald,Luis van Rooten,Don Barclay,Mike Douglas and Lucille Bliss

Cinderelli
Our hosts talk about the origins of this masterpiece and how is compares to the source material and its predecessor, Snow White.They  also discuss Lady Tremaine's motivation and remind our listeners to check out White Duck Events "BBC Tea Party in the Park"on April 16th.   Remember this film is owned by Walt Disney Pictures, Watch and support disney  Hope you enjoy 

Cinderella

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