Author Archive: Amber Burnham

Amber is an Early Childhood Education Professional in Chicago . She is also a part of an All Female Anime Circle, Kichi Gi. This circle explores anime, manga, and Japanese culture, while also trying to make an impact within the community. Amber is also a great lover of history and has worked hard over the years to study history and all it has to teach us.

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Maria Watches Over Us: Season Three OVA

Maria Watches Over Us: Season Three OVA

| January 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Season three of Maria Watches Over Us is a collection of stories that help to push Yumi’s character into the role which she has found herself in during season two. In this season Yumi will find herself in a few different situations where she will have to show that she has grown. For instance, how […]

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Is This a Zombie?

Is This a Zombie?

| December 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Is This a Zombie? offers a unique interpretation of what it would be like to live as a zombie. As a zombie, Ayumu Aikawa, has to figure out how to live a semi-normal existence, all the while slowly building a harem-like household and trying to figure out why he died in the first place. There are a […]

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Mankind: The Story of All of Us

Mankind: The Story of All of Us

| December 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mankind: The Story of All of Us is a 12 part series that looks at the events in human history that have brought us to where we are today. The ability to use and make tools, the harnessing of fire, creating urban areas and civilizations, trade, farming, plague, and of course war. The series follows […]

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Shaka Zulu

Shaka Zulu

| December 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Shaka Zulu is the story of the famed warrior king from Africa; Shaka from the Zulu tribe hailing from South Africa. It is an ten part drama which explores the life of Shaka from his birth to the fall of his empire and beyond. A drama, released during political turmoil in South Africa which over […]

Ristorante Paradiso

Ristorante Paradiso

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ristorante Paradiso is a delightfully charming slice-of-life anime about family, love, and a quirky restaurant in Rome. Ristorante Paradiso shows us that there are many types of love, whether familial, romantic or even with careers. This aspect is not directly pushed down our throat at every turn, we just begin to see it as we […]

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Oklahoma!

Oklahoma!

| December 4, 2012 | 1 Comments

What is better than Hugh Jackman on stage in London in Oklahoma!, oh I know, watching it on Blu-ray from the comfort of your own couch. Yes, the much acclaimed Royal National Theatre’s production of Oklahoma! is now available on Blu-ray. Bringing to your home the beauty and fun of this highly acclaimed rendition of […]

Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago

| December 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2002 ITV mini-series, Doctor Zhivago, was adapted from the novel by Boris Pasternak by Bridget Jones’ Diary writer Andrew Davies. This romantic/political drama set in revolutionary Russia follows Yury Zhivago, who witnessed his father’s death as a young boy. This leads him to be raised by his father’s cousin and his wife. As Yury grows […]

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Maria Watches Over Us Season 2: Printemps

Maria Watches Over Us Season 2: Printemps

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The second season of Maria Watches Over Us brings us to a change in the Yamayuri Council. The Lady Roses are getting ready to graduate and will be handing the reigns off to the next group of girls. This is a stressful and fun time for all of the girls involved. How will the souers […]

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Pixar Short Films Collection 2

Pixar Short Films Collection 2

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

This collection of Pixar short films contains twelve films, some with original characters and others with characters from some of Pixar’s other films such as Cars, Up, Toy Story, and Ratatouille. This collection can offer a film for everyone in your family. Whether a young child who really likes to watch Buzz or Lightning McQueen […]

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Brave: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Brave: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Brave is a story filled with laughter, love, and learning. Princess Merida wants to find her own path in the world, not realizing how much chaos can be created by acting without thinking first. Although it is set in the past, Merida acts much like you would expect a normal teenager to act. With her […]

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