5 Anime Movies To Watch When You're Bored

Ride Your Wave

Ride Your Wave is a 2019 Japanese anime film about a young couple named Hinako and Minato who fall in love. However, Minato, a firefighter, dies in the line of duty, and Hinako finds solace in a song he wrote. The film follows Hinako as she navigates grief and learns to cope with loss, discovering that the song and Minato's spirit are always with her. With stunning animation and a touching soundtrack, "Ride Your Wave" explores themes of love, loss, and finding comfort in memories.

Saga Of Tanya The Evil

Saga of Tanya the Evil is a 2017 Japanese anime film based on the light novel series of the same name. Set in an alternate world where magic and technology coexist, the story follows Tanya Degurechaff, a ruthless and ambitious military officer in the Imperial Army. Her exceptional abilities make her rise through the ranks, but her ambition and lack of faith attract the attention of a mysterious being who calls itself "Being X." The film explores themes of war, power, and faith as Tanya battles against both her enemies and her own beliefs.

Birthday Wonderland

Birthday Wonderland is a 2019 Japanese anime film directed by Keiichi Hara. The movie follows a young girl named Coco who, on her sixth birthday, is transported to a strange and wondrous world where she meets a cast of quirky and memorable characters. The film is a visual feast, with vibrant and imaginative landscapes and creatures. The story is charming and heartwarming, exploring themes of growing up, family, and friendship. The soundtrack is also memorable, with a mix of cheerful and emotional songs that complement the story.

Your Name

Your Name is a 2016 Japanese anime film directed by Makoto Shinkai. The film follows two teenagers, Mitsuha and Taki, who begin swapping bodies randomly. As they learn more about each other and fall in love, they desperately try to find a way to meet in the real world. With breathtaking animation and a touching story, "Your Name" explores themes of love, fate, and the bonds that connect people across time and distance. The film is a visual masterpiece, with stunning landscapes and intricate character designs that bring the story to life. The soundtrack is also memorable, with a mix of emotional and uplifting songs that complement the film.

A Silent Voice

Silent Voice is a 2016 Japanese anime film based on the manga series of the same name. The movie follows the story of Shoya Ishida, a former bully who seeks redemption for his past actions against a deaf classmate named Shoko Nishimiya. As he learns sign language and gets to know Shoko, he begins to understand the impact of his actions and the importance of communication and empathy. The film is a powerful exploration of bullying, disability, and the importance of self-reflection and forgiveness. With touching and realistic characters, beautiful animation, and an emotional soundtrack.