Review: ‘Weathering With You,’ Whether Rain or Shine

Shinkai Makoto’s followup to the smash-hit animated feature ‘Your Name’ takes an even more fantastical approach to a coming-of-age tale.  Loneliness and desperation mark Hodaka’s path as he enters into the big city for the first time.  Sixteen years of age, Hodaka is running away from something, though we don’t know what, exactly. Initially, Hodaka (voiced by Daigo Kotaro) follows a careful, detailed plan upon … Continue reading Review: ‘Weathering With You,’ Whether Rain or Shine