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Yes, Hollywood Sci-Fi Borrows From Anime… Just Like Everything Else

21 April 2014 8:06 AM, PDT | FilmSchoolRejects.com | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

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Championing anime, especially something as wondrously bizarre as Serial Experiments Lain, is a worthy cause, but I still can’t make heads or tails of The Daily Beast’s accusation that Hollywood sci-fi films are ripping off anime. Vague and accusatory headline in tow, author David Levesley points out cosmetic similarities between recent science fiction studio fare and well-regarded anime gems with the added (hand-drawn) cherry on top of claiming filmmakers won’t own up to the work they’re stealing from. It »

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