One of the best examples of films that don't take themselves seriously with serious subject matter.
"The trees cry out as they die, but you cannot hear them. I lie here. I listen to the pain of the forest and feel the ache of the bullet in my chest, and I dream of the day when I finally crunch that gun woman's head in my jaws."
By far my all-time favorite studio ghibli film. Terrific message about humans versus nature that is more than prevalent today. I know for a fact I will be watching this film over and over for the rest of my life.
"I bleed, I think, I love, and yes, I can be killed. And although I am but one man, I have thousands of brothers and sisters who are the same as me. They will lay down their lives for me, and I them. We stand watch together, a thin blue line, protecting the prey from the predators, the good from the bad."
I'm a full-on Jake Gyllenhaal stan, so this has been pretty high on my watchlist. What a compelling…