Hayao Miyazaki Announces Retirement

Summary

The legendary director says his most recent release, "The Wind Rises," will be his last. Back to Article

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King  S.

King Simba

Really sad news. Very few directors alive today have a filmography as rich as Miyazaki's. I really hope his last film ends up being something really special.

Sep 3 - 12:46 PM

Dave J

Dave J

He's not really retiring, it's really the studio that said that! As far as the article goes, he's still continuing to doing projects!

Sep 3 - 01:04 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

Retiring is bad; leads to an increased risk of heart-attack. At least he can consult other directors on their projects.

Sep 3 - 04:51 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

acclaimed director Krzysztof Kie?lowski said he wanted to "sit in a room and smoke" after he finished his films and died of a heart attack a week after filming completed on RED.

Sep 3 - 04:53 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

Can't you go jump into an open sewer or something?

Sep 4 - 01:06 PM

Dave J

Dave J

He's not really retiring, it's really the studio that said that! As far as the article goes, he's still continuing to doing projects!

Sep 3 - 01:04 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

Retiring is bad; leads to an increased risk of heart-attack. At least he can consult other directors on their projects.

Sep 3 - 04:51 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

acclaimed director Krzysztof Kie?lowski said he wanted to "sit in a room and smoke" after he finished his films and died of a heart attack a week after filming completed on RED.

Sep 3 - 04:53 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

Can't you go jump into an open sewer or something?

Sep 4 - 01:06 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

Retiring is bad; leads to an increased risk of heart-attack. At least he can consult other directors on their projects.

Sep 3 - 04:51 PM

Gordon Franklin Terry Sr

Gordon Terry

acclaimed director Krzysztof Kie?lowski said he wanted to "sit in a room and smoke" after he finished his films and died of a heart attack a week after filming completed on RED.

Sep 3 - 04:53 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

Can't you go jump into an open sewer or something?

Sep 4 - 01:06 PM

Rated NCC-1701

Rated NCC-1701

Though I'd grieve over his departure, he's "quit" more times than Star Trek movies tried to. The Miyazaki Rises again.

Sep 4 - 11:28 AM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

The man is 72, I think this time is for real.

Sep 4 - 01:07 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

Sad to see him go, but I guess he has more than earned it.

Sep 4 - 01:06 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

Can't you go jump into an open sewer or something?

Sep 4 - 01:06 PM

Esteban Martinez

Esteban Martinez

The man is 72, I think this time is for real.

Sep 4 - 01:07 PM

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