The Happy Prince Review

Oscar Wilde is one of those figures whose influence can be seen everywhere but whose work I am not familiar with. I can understand how works like The Picture of Dorian Gray and The Importance of Being Earnest have influenced writers through the years, but really my only knowledge of Wilde is through cultural osmosis,… Continue reading The Happy Prince Review

Mary and the Witch’s Flower Review

One of the interesting trends I’ve seen in anime over the past few years has been the prominence of films based on British children’s stories. We’ve had adaptations of The Borrowers and When Marnie Was There and now the same director has done an adaptation of Mary Stewart’s The Little Broomstick with Mary and the… Continue reading Mary and the Witch’s Flower Review