Tag: Howl’s Moving Castle

What’s Your Favourite Studio Ghibli Movie?

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Our ‘favourites’ are often dictated by what we have an emotional connection to. It’s a complex idea that doesn’t have much explanation – but really the idea is that something that aligns with our tastes and has the most emotional impact upon us is our favourite of something. My favourite Studio Ghibli movie is Howl’s

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THE 2 THINGS I AM ALWAYS WATCHING

I guess the normalcy of it helps just set a ‘relax routine’ too? I have 2 go-to things that I always watch. Usually after something like exam block when all I want to do is sleep; or if the week hasn’t been amazing and I just need something to do that’s calming and nice. The

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 31: FAVOURITE MOVIE

“I don’t cook! I’m a scary and powerful fire demon!” – Calcifer, Howl’s Moving Castle Howl’s Moving Castle. If the past month hasn’t made it clear enough! ❤ Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World Day 4: A Lesson Day 5: Favourite Quote Day 6:

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 28: TOP 4 MOVIES

“It’s okay to cry. Just know that I love you forever.” – Marnie, When Marnie Was There Howl’s Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke, Ponyo, Kiki’s Delivery Service. Bam. Done. Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World Day 4: A Lesson Day 5: Favourite Quote Day 6:

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 26: CHARACTER YOU IDENTIFY WITH

“I’m sure Howl won’t eat the heart of a shrivelled old lady like me.” – Sophie, Howl’s Moving Castle Sophie. Her story revolves around her developing confidence, realising her worth and all that other good self-esteem related stuff. She’s a character who knows her weaknesses, much like we all do. But actually has some amazing

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 10: FAVOURITE CAST

“One thing you can always count on is that the heart changes.” – Prince, Howl’s Moving Castle Howl’s Moving Castle without a doubt (and here you thought you might make one more day without me mentioning that movie). They’re a diverse group of ages, backgrounds, personal issues and strengths that together form a loving, memorable

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 7: FAVOURITE GHIBLI SONG

“Once you’ve met someone you never really forget them.” – Yubaba, Spirited Away I love songs like Therru’s song, that Spirited Away one… But Merry-Go-Round of life is so, so pretty. Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World Day 4: A Lesson Day 5: Favourite

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 6: FAVOURITE SOUNDTRACK


“Life is precious because we know we’re going to die.” – Therru, Tales From Earthsea This is going to have to be the Howl’s Moving Castle soundtrack. It’s the only movie with multiple stand out songs to me. Day 1: First Ghibli Film Day 2: How You Discovered Ghibli Films Day 3: Favourite Ghibli World

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 3: FAVOURITE GHIBLI WORLD

“A heart’s a heavy burden.” – Sophie, Howl’s Moving Castle Ooh that’d have to be the world in Howl’s Moving Castle (I’m getting pretty boring I know, considering all my answers are Howl’s Moving Castle)! It’s based in Europe, but it’s also so beautiful and is more a land of magic realism than anything else.

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GHIBLI CHALLENGE DAY 2: HOW YOU DISCOVERED GHIBLI FILMS

“They say that the best blaze burns brightest when circumstances are at their worst.” – Sophie, Howl’s Moving Castle In year 8 history we did feudal Japan as a unit to study for a term. At the end of the term we had a week left of nothing after our assessment was already handed in,

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