Spirited Away (DVD)
Title: Spirited Away
Running time: 125
Distributor: Buena Vista Home Entertainment / Disney
Release date: 2003-04-17
Suggested retail price: $29.99
Age rating: 13+
From Hayao Miyazaki (Princess Mononoke, Kiki's Delivery Serive, Castle in the Sky) comes the Winner of the 2002 Japanese Academy Award for Best Picture and the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival!
While on holiday with her parents, a young girl named Chihiro accidentally stumbles into an enchanted village where ancient Japanese demons go for rest and relaxation. After her parents are unfortunately transformed into enormous pigs, Chihiro is forced to take a job as a cleaning girl in a devil-filled onsen (Japanese bath house), where she contends with eight-legged spider-men, gorgeous sky-dragons and a silent, love-struck wraith.
DVD Features: Spirited Away Introduction by John Lasseter, The art of spirited away, the Nippon Television Special- The Making of the Film, Select Storyboard-To-Scene Comparison, Behind the Microphone With Suzanne Pleshette and Jason Marsden, and original Japanese trailers.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, French, English Subtitles.
(added on 2003-01-26, modified on 2003-01-26)
- Reviewed in Shelf Life (December 24, 2003)
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