Movie Night With Jhon: The Angel Films

by jh

I’ve started writing a weekly column for the website In this column, I’ll be taking a look at some live-action adaptations of manga and/or anime. This can range from some pretty big blockbuster titles to more obscure arthouse works. It’s all fair game. While I’ll be focusing on how these titles work as films, I’ll also have a section at the bottom of the article that discusses the source work by itself.


In this week’s column for, I talk about two 1996  Angel pink films that just happen to be adaptations of U-Jin’s manga. Read and find out what I think!