Episode 21: Netflix’s ‘Enter the Anime’ (2019)

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Enter the Anime
Still from Netflix Original Enter the Anime

Thanks, we hate it. On this week’s episode, the women mix it up a little, instead of reviewing a live-action adaptation, they review the most recent Netflix Original documentary about anime, Enter the Anime. They dive into the expectations and hopes they had for this film, discuss where it goes wrong and misses the mark completely. Ultimately what could have been an excellent opportunity to explore and pay respect to the history, culture, and creators of anime honestly feels like huge a disappointment and disservice to the fans and the industry overall. So do yourselves a favor and skip this one, go

To read an in-depth review of the film check out Kate’s review here and believe us, there is a lot to say.

REVIEW: ‘Enter the Anime’ is Little More Than a Netflix Anime Ad-Roll

Crunchtime Recommendations (you know, what could have been on Netflix ‘s Enter the Anime)

LaNeysha: How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?

About How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?: During a regular after-school grub crawl, gluttonous high schooler Hibiki Sakura is confronted about her ever-expanding waistline by her best friend, Ayaka Uehara. With her attempts at solitary exercise failing miserably, Hibiki decides to join the newly opened Silverman Gym. At her orientation, Hibiki runs into student council president and school idol Akemi Souryuuin.

Kate: Food Wars

About Food Wars: Ever since he was a child, fifteen-year-old Souma Yukihira has helped his father by working as the sous chef in the restaurant his father runs and owns. Throughout the years, Souma developed a passion for entertaining his customers with his creative, skilled, and daring culinary creations. His dream is to someday own his family’s restaurant as its head chef.