500 Essential Anime Movies is an all-in-one guide to the best Japanese animation available today. Including everything from a blood-thirsty demon to a sixteen-year-old time-traveler to a talking hamster, 500 Essential Anime Movies is a vivid, full-color celebration of the top 500 animation films available in English.
This visual handbook covers the most compelling films of the genre, including science fiction, historical fiction, fantasy, fairytales, romance, mystery, horror, and more. In assessing the worth of each film, it evaluates complex characters, engaging storylines, and creativity. A must-have for filmmakers, anime-lovers, and those new to the genre, this compilation showcases the most memorable and unusual anime films.
Written by Helen McCarthy.
*Episode #84 - Talk Anime Movies & More with Writer & Anime Expert Helen McCarthy