A fantasy movie that makes sense even though it is fiction and unrealistic Your Name Movie is a romantic fantasy-drama that provides you with fresh content and a storyline with nearly perfect execution, as nowadays only a few movies are providing any new story as other movies follow the same track of the genre and their plotline. Your Name is based on a novel with the same name. Your Name is a movie that shows how, despite being from different timelines, one can still make connections with another without even meeting them. It has some unnatural elements in the movie that enhance the story and make it captivating for the viewers. The time and space of the movies go back and forth as the main character of the movie lives in different situations, different timelines, and different areas. Let’s dive into the review.
The movie revolves around the lives of Taki and Mitsuha; they both live in different timelines of the universe. Mitsuha lives in the small town of Itomori and dreams to be born as a boy in her next life so that she can roam Tokyo. She is indulgent in her town, where one doesn’t have enough freedom to visit places. Whereas Taki lives in contemporary Tokyo. Mitsuha’s dreams of becoming a boy and visiting Tokyo become true when she and Taki swap their bodies in their dreams. And live each other’s lives without anyone’s knowledge. At first, they were uncomfortable with switching bodies, but gradually they started loving it, but one day the dreams stopped. Taki is unable to switch bodies with Mitsuha.
Taki has drawn many pictures of Itomori town and his friends. He went to find the town and meet Mitsuha, where he got to know that Itomori had been destroyed and no one lived there as a Metroid had fallen and killed thousands of people. Taki revealed that Mitsuha died long ago and now he can’t meet her. This is the overview of the movie; further on, you will see how Taki tried to save Mitsuha by going back in time. Will he succeed in the mission? Can he stop the inevitable? There are many questions, but the answer lies in the movie.
The most fascinating thing about Your Name Film, along with the storyline, is its anime-style visuals. It feels like you are watching a real-world depiction of buildings, smartphones with apps, books, and drawings—everything is surreal. The locations are inspired by real places, as is vividly visible in the movie. Your Name has already made a name for himself in Westerns with his captivating anime style that feels real to everyone. Makoto Shinkai has tried to make it as visually artistic as he could, and it is worth the work of his and the animators who have worked on this project.
The music of this anime movie enhances the experience, and it’s so catchy to listen to even if one doesn’t know the meaning of the song. The opening theme and ending music make you feel the emotions behind the music. Overall, Your Name Anime is a must-watch movie. It has everything you will feel for the characters, and every character has a likeable trait. The connection between characters and viewers that it develops feels real and fascinating. Makoto Shinkai’s imagination has created a beautiful story to watch. If you want to suggest an anime movie to your friends, then suggest “Your Name” to watch; he’ll surely enjoy it.
So, that’s the Your Name movie review by PXGMovies; you can also check out the A Silent Voice Movie Review.
Your Name Anime Movie is currently available on Amazon Prime Video.