Wednesday Dec 4
Monsters and Critics
The Wind Rises Review
A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II.
The Washington Post
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Today's Movie Trailer: The Wind Rises
The new trailer for Academy Award-winning director Hayao Miyazaki's The Wind Rises fills us with not a small amount of excitement - TIME critic Richard Corliss call the tale of Jiro Horikoshi, a young boy who grows up to design World War II-era fighter planes, "visually gorgeous."
Video: U.S. Trailer for the Wind Rises
Disney will open the Japanese-language version with English subtitles this November in New York and LA.
National Public Radio
Animated Film On The 'Kamikaze Plane' Hits A Nerve In Asia
The latest film from celebrated Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki, The Wind Rises , centers on the engineer who designed the plane used in the kamikaze attacks on Pearl Harbor.