The name Hayao Miyazaki should be reason enough to be excited about The Wind Rises. The fact that this is the legendary directors final film, should make this a must see for you. He's brought many wonderful, amazing works to moviegoers and it's sad that this will be his last. Will his final film rank up there with Castle In The Sky, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle and Ponyo? Judging by the pre-release buzz, the answer is yes.