Comfort Entertainment: Why 1997s ‘Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella’ is the best Cinderella

Hey! Hallie here! The 1997 version of ‘Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella’ just had its 25th anniversary and there’s no other production of ‘Cinderella’ I’d rather celebrate. This is absolutely my favorite ‘Cinderella’ adaptation of all time, and that includes the animated Disney film. The casting is amazing, not just because it’s so diverse but simplyContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: Why 1997s ‘Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella’ is the best Cinderella”

Comfort Entertainment: ‘H2O: Just Add Water’

Hi! It’s Annie! I think it’s about time I mention another one of my childhood obsessions. Like many, I’ve always loved mermaids. The nautical theming was always compelling to me, I love the sea, and obviously I love the myth and legend surrounding mermaids. I was the type of kid who always played mermaids inContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: ‘H2O: Just Add Water’”

Studio Ghibli: Important Themes in ‘Castle in the Sky’

Hey! Hallie here! A while back I did a post like this for my favorite Ghibli film, ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’. And I realized I could probably talk about Studio Ghibli films for the rest of my life without getting bored. So today I’m tackling my favorite underrated Studio Ghibli film, ‘Castle in the Sky’. ‘CastleContinue reading “Studio Ghibli: Important Themes in ‘Castle in the Sky’”

Studio Ghibli: Why Do We All Love Howl So Much?

Hey! Hallie here! It doesn’t matter what fandom I’m in, I always inevitably stumble across some sort of ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’ reference. Whether it’s fan art of K-Pop idols as Howl or a quotation of his from the movie or book under a video, the amount of love Howl receives from everyone who’s ever encounteredContinue reading “Studio Ghibli: Why Do We All Love Howl So Much?”

Comfort Entertainment: ‘Friends’ Definitive Character Ranking

Hi! It’s Annie! You can’t talk about television media without somebody mentioning the classic sitcom ‘Friends’. This has to be one of the most loved shows of all time internationally. I think we’ve all heard the story of how Namjoon used ‘Friends’ to help him learn English many times at this point. I’m sure NamjoonContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: ‘Friends’ Definitive Character Ranking”

Comfort Entertainment: Lovably Flawed Anime Characters

Hi! It’s Annie! Sorry for the late post! I think one major difference with the way I currently consume fictional content to the way I used to when I was younger, is my newfound appreciation for flawed characters. In this blog I constantly talk about how I love a flawed character, and that didn’t necessarilyContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: Lovably Flawed Anime Characters”

Comfort Entertainment: ‘Phineas and Ferb’ Ships

Hi! It’s Annie! Lately I haven’t had many ideas in the way of binging new shows, so I have instead reverted to some of the shows I used to love and haven’t seen in years. And no show says summer quite like ‘Phineas and Ferb’. It’s definitely the most obvious show to watch around thisContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: ‘Phineas and Ferb’ Ships”

Comfort Entertainment: My Sailor Scout Ranking

Hi! It’s Annie! Lately I’ve been getting really into ‘Sailor Moon’ and pretty much all of the Sailor Senshi, so after watching all of their individual episodes in ‘Sailor Moon: Crystal’ plus more original series footage, I have finally formed an opinion on which ones are my favorites and which ones seem the most powerfulContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: My Sailor Scout Ranking”

Studio Ghibli: Happy Mother’s Day!

Hey! Hallie here! To all the wonderful, hard-working mothers reading this, Happy Mother’s Day! In honor of all the mothers and mother figures in all of our lives, I want to go over some of the most prominent mothers in Ghibli movies! Because, fortunately for the Ghibli moms, they don’t generally get killed off beforeContinue reading “Studio Ghibli: Happy Mother’s Day!”

Comfort Entertainment: Which ‘Haikyuu!!’ Characters Are Dateable

Hi! It’s Annie! Keeping on with this series, I realized that I still hadn’t talked about the amazing characters from one of my favorite animes of all time! ‘Haikyuu!!’ is widely agreed to be one of the best animes out there and definitely the best sports anime to come out in a while. And whileContinue reading “Comfort Entertainment: Which ‘Haikyuu!!’ Characters Are Dateable”