Katsuhiro Otomo

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  • Film

Review: 'Steamboy'

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Leading manga and Japanimation writer-helmer Katsuhiro Otomo charcoal-filters his ambivalent attitude toward technology through a complex sci-fi plot set in Victorian England, where steam power has…

  • Film

Review: 'Metropolis'

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Given the names involved, Japanime " Metropolis" fails to fulfill expectations, signaling an offshore career solely on ancillary among high-end buffs of manga-derived animation. Helmer Rintaro's…