For a creature that technically does not have a brain, Clive has a great sense of dramatic timing.
Listen, book, your aesthetic can’t be both “lazy Warhol knockoff” and “grandpa forced to take a photo at Ye Olde Wild West Land.”
7. Egochristicolaphobia — The Fear of Being Associated with the Word “Christian”
There isn’t much I’ve enjoyed more recently than watching Clive—Clive Snails Lewis, to give him his full title—wrap his slimy self around a carrot.
myhappysnails.com had assured me: “There is no smell in the place where snails live in.”
Perhaps even more powerful than its familial themes and more impressive than its artwork and animation is how Tokyo Godfathers twists the rules of good story writing and bends them to its thematic will.