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Eyes unclouded

In retrospect, Princess Mononoke arrived at a culturally inauspicious time.  By 1997, the slew of epic fantasy films that followed in Star Wars’ wake had been relegated to the domain of lowbrow, B-movie cheese; it would still be a few … Continue reading

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