Not-So-Daily Quotes #25

tumblr_li39gvrcNd1qaecyko1_500Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.” ~Rose Franken, writer



Anime Review: Angel Beats!

Angel Beats!Set in a world where those who regret, or did not do all that they wanted before they died, are stuck in the afterlife, unable to move on to their next life. Otonashi, the main character, wakes up in this afterlife, remembering only his name. It is a rifle-wielding girl named Yuri that tells him that he is dead and that she is the leader of the SSS (Afterlife Battlefront) that wages a war against the “angel” named Kanade. Unable to believe Yuri, Otonashi faces Kanade but the encounter does not go as planned. As a result, Otonashi joins the SSS to battle the “angel”, while trying to regain his memories and decipher the mysteries of the afterlife.

Episodes: 13
Duration: 24 min. per episode
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Anime Review: Ouran High School Host Club

OHSHCHaruhi Fujioka, a normal high school student, wins a scholarship to attend Ouran Academy, a school reserved only for the rich and prestigious. Despite this, Haruhi cares little for her appearance, or the fact that she is a “commoner” in this school. However, her expectations for a normal high school career are turned upside down when she stumbles upon the Host Club, an elite club filled with rich and attractive boys who entertain young ladies using their own individual charm. Worse, she breaks a 8-million yen vase and has to pay for it. Without the means to repay her debt, Haruhi has no choice but to work at the Host Club, becoming a male host herself.

Episodes: 26
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Genres: Comedy, Romance, School, Shoujo, Harem

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Anime Review: Kuroshitsuji

Kuroshitsuji optionSet in the Victorian-era, in England, a young boy named Ciel Phantomhive loses everything he once held dear in a cruel plot. As he is about to die, he makes a deal with the devil, selling his soul in exchange for revenge against those who ruined his life. Now head of the Phantomhive corporation, as well as being the Queen’s “guard dog” in the underground, Ciel and his new demon butler Sebastian Michaelis work to unravel the scheme behind his parent’s murder.

Episodes: 24
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Genres: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Historical, Shounen, Supernatural

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8 Tips to Start Shipping

#holyshipNow I know that most people who have watched anime, movies, read books, manga, even listened to a certain band for a while know what it’s like to have a (or many…) ships. “Shipping” is to have an… affinity you could say, for a fictional couple. Now, what if you want a ship or have a ship but you’re unsure if you really like it or not? Well, behold! My top 8 tips to start really shipping that ship you’re unsure of or
getting one for the first time! Now, I am a hardcore fangirl and can rarely watch an anime without having one or two ships minimum, but I can understand that shipping is not for everyone. But if you think shipping is for you, then read on!

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Anime Review: Soul Eater

Soul EaterSet in the supernatural universe where some humans can transform into weapons, young meister Maka Albarn is set on making her weapon partner Soul Eater Evans a “Death Scythe”, a weapon powerful enough to be used by the Shinigami himself. To do so, she must collect 99 evil human souls and 1 witch soul, all while attending the DWMA, a school that trains meisters and weapons to become stronger. However, her quest is cut short when an evil power threatens Death City and it is up to her, along with the other pairs of meisters and weapons, to defeat it before it is too late.

Episodes: 51

Duration: 24 min. per episode

Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Shounen, Supernatural

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Movie Review: Carrie (2013)

CarrieCarrie White (Chloë Grace Moretz), is a social outcast at her high school and is always the one who is made fun of by the bullies. Her mother (Julianne Moore) does not help matters as she is a religious zealot who does not seem to understand her daughter. On the night of her senior prom, after an especially cruel prank, Carrie is pushed over the edge and unleashes her hidden telekinetic powers on all those who have wronged her.

Director: Kimberly Pierce

Stars: Chloë Grace MoretzJulianne MooreGabriella Wilde

Genre: Horror
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