Hidden Meaning in Spirited Away (Miyazaki) – Earthling Cinema

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Wisecrack : Earthling Cinema is back on the airwaves! Which cinematic artifacts should Mr. Wormuloid probe next?

Jake Bryant : Please do Princess Monoke

Nelson Warner : For everyone who has heard the rumor that Spirited Away is about prostitution, I can tell you that it's not. I can speak Japanese and I tried looking for the source of this rumor in Japanese. All I got were some unreliable tabloids. As far as I can see, this is completely unsubstantiated beyond some faint lines you can draw with names/history, and articles make them seem a lot stronger case than it really is. Miyazaki has said in various interviews that he made Spirited Away because he wanted to make a film that 10 year old girls could watch. He talked about how it was a difficult time for them, but he found the movies that they watched to be mindless. You can listen to him talk about this in the behind the scenes on the DVD. If this is the case, then why would he make something about prostitution?

Varinder Bhandal : Disney touches the heart Studio Ghibli touches the soul.

Varinder Bhandal : Now do one on the Iron Giant you beautiful bastards.

Andreia : I click anything Studio Ghibli related. 😂😂😂

Tristan Neal : Capitalism as the end of humanity was funny, but you really got me at the human arm being an elaborate system of levers and pulleys XD

Ray Liotta's Private Select : Personally, I think Spirited away is kind of overrated but still good. My favorite would have to be Castle in the Sky or Howl's moving castle.

Massimo Vianello : Lol why is it dubbed?

Rapid Readers : Here's a challenge: Hidden Meaning in "the Room" by Tommy Wiseau

Josie O's : Saw it Clicked it Loved it

Arceus Lord of Creation : "An economic Boom, no offense" 😂😂😂

sagely Demonologist : 2:18 is a metric assload more than an imperial assload?

GarlicBoy63 : 5:00 the botom right picture is from animal farm, and represents a communist you have failed me wisecrack...

burn9003 : Love this channel but hate this alien gimmick. Pure cringe.

warriorman has died : PLEASE DO DEATH NOTE!!

G1anlucasan : Also... The movie is supposed to have many parrallels to prostitution in Japan. Edit because of a misunderstanding some people seem to have: The movie is definitely NOT about prostitution. But it's packed with subtle parallels.

24 Frames Of Nick : Thank you wisecrack for being such an inspiration for me and helping me understand film more clearly. You and the nerdwriter have helped my start my channel and I thank you for that.

_ Drake : Earthling Cinema is cringey as fuck. I enjoy most of Wisecrack's content but I can't get through more than 25 seconds of 2000's looking garbage.

obaidullah obaid : First To Like My Comment lol

hlutei lol : Is it bad that i kinda laughed on some parts of the video ??😂😂😂

Andrew Tickel : If she had trouble trying to remember her parents why couldn't she just put a tag to mark them. If she couldn't remember her name why didn't she just write it down? I feel like this movie could have been solved with some pencil and some paper

The Batman : why it shouldn't be considered a over rated film??

S3ANoWAR : I just watched this for the first time earlier this week and this just came out this is so cool!

theodor bourelius : why do you censor people eating? it's a bit annoying

JunielDE : Please do one on The Iron Giant , pleaseeeeeeeee!

Leopard-King : I have a solution to coarseness of capitalism that maybe unthinkable inside the hallowed realm of modernity. It is this, commerce may not advertise around the drives of humanity. No advertisements to titilate or dare through the life principle. Sex, food, violence, bonding, and fear of death would be stricken from acceptable angles allure. Companies would not be permitted to peddle the fantasy that the stakes for abstaining from product consumption would result in the spike or deprivation of the drives. A company would be free to sell cool, sophistication, leisure, adventure, spectical, exercise, entertainment, optimisation, advantage, and service outside of drives. Consumerism should not bleed into meaning and being. Since so much of it is anchored by the drives, this prohibition would give this power back to individuals and communities.

Alex Riley : This series is so bad. can you guys cancel it already?

Roberto CB : why are the mouths censored when they eat?

fresh cut Greens : It's not funny to joke about dropping nuclear bombs on innocent Japanese civilians. And then another joke about how offensive your joke was?? I stopped watching and unsubscribed.

Wilner's wonderful world : This movie seems dumb as fuck no offense if u like it

Amber Gifford : Why is the eating censord

David Hylton : Why is eating censored?

Peter "Avatar" Altmaier : When I watched as a child i found it really weird and disturbing and i remember getting nightmares because of the movie. Especially the faceless guy creeped me out as a child, i mean that thing was eating living humans and barfing all over the place, thats the kind pf monster you imagine hiding under your bed...

Dan Tisshaw : Wasnt this shit about prostitution?

Vinvininhk : Last time I was this early, Hayao Mayazaki retired and then came out of retirement and then retired again and then came out of retirement and then retired again...

Matthew Rowe : No talk of the obvious prostitution theme? Or No-face representing modern Japanese salarymen?

Francis Srečko Fabian : Boom! You went there? Way to make Japan switch to North Korea's team. Love Miyazaki . . . however . . .if you do Ponyo then I unsubscribe and send this video to the Japanese consulate. First film I've walked out on in decades. Also, pigs are my favourite animal. Ham, bacon, pork, salami . . . a magical animal. It gives so much and it asks for ...??? Actually, I don't know what it asks for? Mud? food? water? Not to be slaughtered and eaten? One of life's mysteries that we were never meant to know.

Shirsha Songshoptak : Love your work man , Hope we can get a video on Code Geass or Steins;Gate real soon ...........

Vixx Celacea : Kinda sucks that pigs are always determined as disgusting and worthless creatures. They're smarter than dogs, share more in common with humans and are actually fastidious creatures. Rolling in the mud is to both regulate temperature and to have a makeshift sunscreen. They aren't dirty or stupid in ANY capacity. Ironic that we use them in such despicable ways, treat them like shit, use their name as an insult etc, they're incredibly close to humans. Also, I eat meat, and yes I eat pig, so this is not a vegan/vegetarian tirade, it's just sad regardless that pigs are considered so negatively. Anyway, great video as usual, I laughed quite a few times and love this series.

Raymond Ise : Please do animal farm

Neil : Long story short the movie's about prostitution

Miguk Moonpark : Mastication is censored and vomiting isn't? Shame on you! There are children watching!

JMC ASVP : do castlevania the show

Simran Wilasra : Wow it was so weird hearing the film dubbed in English.

brian anderson : Other themes? -Chihiro/Sen character growth from a whiney helpless baby, to a hard working self sufficient responsibility bearing hero. -The duality between the witches who inhabit different preferences, opposite magic and are essentially 2 sides of a coin that both must be expressed. Sen ended up helping both. Yubaba got rich off the river gods gold after sen cleaned the god. And zeniba got her magic item returned by Sen. -The baby who turned into the rat had personal growth from a literal/ figurative "big baby" to a critical thinker -dragon tips. Don't let humans block up your river to build over, then sell yourself to a witch. He was under a spell till the knight in shining armor saved him(sen remember his name and set him free). Kinda like classic Disney movies-ish. -That little spirit girl waiting at the middle train station. Among all the train stations. At the far end of each line exists a witch, one living in a swamp as a farmer and homestead with magic of friendship and love to empower. The sister witch lives in the largest city in spirit world and uses contracts assisted by magic to enforce a net-wealth generating space which also has a strong economic supply/demand for the universe to service the needs of gods.. Weird theme there, run with it where u want -

Cannimations : Never trust edited comments ....

zim : Do The Lobster! :) pleeaaaassse

mobile games with ivan : Can you please do the meaning of tron legacy!!!!!

Seiban : A complicated system of levers and pullies. 10/10