Category Archives: Bottom Shelf

Bottom Shelf: Pompoko

Bottom Shelf Pompoko It’s a little-known fact that Studio Ghibli, best known for Spirited Away (2001) and Princess Mononoke (1997), is responsible for what is probably the only pro-raccoon propaganda film in history. Pompoko (1994), or Heisei Tanuki Gassen Pompoko … Continue reading

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Bottom Shelf: Supergirl

Bottom Shelf Supergirl by Sam Hurwitt One of the fortunate side effects of all the Superman Returns hype in 2006 was the boom in related DVDs, from the Superboy series to the mammoth 14-disc Superman Ultimate Collector’s Edition with the … Continue reading

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