Posts Tagged ‘Summer Wars’

ToDo ToDay: American Landscapes and the History of Fort Reno

The open road is so quintessentially American that it verges on cliché. The Smithsonian American Art Museum exhibit “Landscapes In Passing” follows this well-traveled route. The most engaging images come from Steve Fitch, in part because they’re carefully thought out rather than happenstance. The exhibit includes a few too many of Fitch’s images of a [...]

Summer Wars, Reviewed

Despite what the above picture might lead you to believe, there are no giant robots in Summer Wars. The gorgeous new animated feature by Japanese director Mamoru Hosada features no Samurai showdowns or ancient wizard brawls. It's a family-oriented picture aimed at not just anime enthusiasts, but anyone who loves a masterful animation. The major battles [...]