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Anime

Anime is the Japanese word for Animation. In Japan, the animation industry is more in the forefront than in the US, and animated shows covering virtually every genre can be found in the form of television shows, Original Animation Videos and feature films. Much like any other entertainment medium, anime can range from the very silly to the very serious, and is not necessarily intended for children or any specific age group. Below is a hand-picked selection of titles that Alice's mavens consider the best of the genre on offer. Right: 'Ghost In The Shell'

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad III (2004)

7.4/10
Director: Osamu Kobayashi

Koyuki Tanaka as feeling the run, though he's only a teenager. Between the sheltered and stifling grind of school and the girls that spend their time... Read more

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad IV (2004)

7.4/10
Director: Osamu Kobayashi

Koyuki Tanaka as feeling the run, though he's only a teenager. Between the sheltered and stifling grind of school and the girls that spend their time... Read more

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad V (2004)

7.4/10
Director: Osamu Kobayashi

Koyuki Tanaka as feeling the run, though he's only a teenager. Between the sheltered and stifling grind of school and the girls that spend their time... Read more

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad VI (2004)

7.4/10
Director: Osamu Kobayashi

Koyuki Tanaka as feeling the run, though he's only a teenager. Between the sheltered and stifling grind of school and the girls that spend their time... Read more

Berserk: The Series (1997)

8.5/10
Director: Naohito Takahashi

Gattsu, known as the Black Swordsman, seeks sanctuary from the demonic forces that pursue him and his woman, and also vengeance against the man who br... Read more

Black Jack (1996)

6.4/10
Director: Osamu Dezaki

Joe Carol Brain attempts to hire Dr. Black Jack on a breed of superhumans that have the strength, intellectual, athletic, and artistic skills with gre... Read more

Bleach the Movie 2: The DiamondDust Rebellion (2007)

7.3/10
Director: Noriyuki Abe

When a caravan transporting the King's Seal is attacked, Toshiro Hitsugaya and Squad 10 are on the ready. As they prepare to protect the treasure that... Read more

Bleach the Movie: Memories of Nobody (2006)

7.3/10
Director: Noriyuki Abe

This feature-length film spawned from the anime series finds Soul Reaper Senna destroying curious new creatures of unknown origin, leading Ichigo and... Read more

Bleach: Volume 1 (2006)

8.5/10

For as long as he can remember, Ichigo Kurosaki has always been able to see ghosts. But when he meets Rukia, a Soul Reaper from the Soul Society who b... Read more

Bleach: Volume 10 (2008)

8.5/10

At the top of the great staircase of the White Tower where Rukia is being held, Ichigo faces down fearsome Captain Zaraki of Squad 11. The desperate b... Read more