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179641279 Hayao Miyazaki on Retiring: This Time, I Am Quite SeriousKen Ishii/Getty Images

Animation legend Hayao Miyazaki is retiring — for real.

The iconic director, who won a 2003 Academy Award for “Spirited Away,” confirmed a statement from his Studio Ghibli that his latest film, “The Wind Rises,” would be his last.

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Miyazaki’s “Ponyo” may not have been his best, but that doesn’t mean that it’s not a great example of a beautifully drawn animated film, featuring Miyazaki’s unique animation and amazing visual technique. However, “Ponyo’s” plot was neither compelling nor memorable, making it one of his weakest endeavors to date.

Miyazaki’s “Ponyo” may not have been his best, but that doesn’t mean that it’s not a great example of a… Continue reading 'The Secret World Of Arrietty' And 10 Other Hayao Miyazaki Films You Must Watch (VIDEO)