It’s the best Ghibli film imo. I ship Shizu and Seiji so hard. The way this movie uses “Take me home country roads” leaves me feeling unbridled elation every time I watch it.
Move over Before Midnight and Return of the King. This is the greatest to conclusion to filmic trilogy that I have ever witnessed. While it may not defy convention like its predecessors (and for that I must deduct 1/2 star), it does present complex characters and morally grey themes. High School Musical 3 is here to ask hard questions, not to answer them.
Here we witness the end of Ryan's character arc. It turns out he's strait. While many viewers…