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Is “Suzume no Tojimari” BAD? (Dissecting Makoto Shinkai’s Latest Movie) | Ichimon Japan 79

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On this episode of Ichimon Japan we talk about Suzume no Tojimari, the latest film by the popular Japanese anime filmmaker Makoto Shinai.

Topics Discussed

  • How¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†did int he box office in Japan
  • How it ranks up to the revenue of other films
  • What¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†is about
  • An overview of the story of¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†
  • The hidden meaning found in¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†
  • Potentially problematic parts of¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†
  • The meaning of the cats in¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†
  • How¬†Suzume no Tojimari¬†compares to other Makoto Shinkai films
  • Whether we liked¬†Suzume no Tojimari
  • And much more!

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Our previous episodes about Makoto Shinkai movies.

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