For the Love of Film! On-Air Review of ‘Pompo the Cinephile’

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CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com appears on The Eddie Volkman Show on WSSR-FM (Star 96.7 Joliet, Illinois) on April 29th, 2022, reviewing the new animation film, “Pompo the Cinephile,” based on a popular Manga comic, in theaters on April 29th.

Pompo (voice of Brianna Gentilella in the English dub) is a pint size film producer, who grew up with her master filmmaker grandfather (John H. Mayer), and her magic ability is she can take any film script and make it better. Her production assistant is Gene (Christopher Trindade), a movie super fan who dreams of cinema all day long. When a great film opportunity comes along, Pompo trusts Gene to direct for the first time.

“Pompo"
Pompo the Cinephile
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Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com reviews “Pompo the Cinephile” during the Eddie Volkman Show on WSSR-FM (Star 96.7), Joliet, Illinois, April 29th, 2022…

“Pompo the Cinephile” is in select theaters on April 29th. Featuring the voices of Brianna Gentilella, Christopher Trindade, Anne Yatco, Tom Bromhead and John H. Mayer, Screenplay adapted and directed by Takayuki Hirao. Not Rated

HollywoodChicago.com senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

By PATRICK McDONALD
Editor and Film Writer
HollywoodChicago.com
pat@hollywoodchicago.com

© 2022 Patrick McDonald, HollywoodChicago.com

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