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Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (movie 3)

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Alternative title:
Gekijyouban Naruto Daikoufun! Mikazuki Shima no Animal Panic Dattebayo (Japanese)
Naruto il film: I guardiani del Regno della Luna Crescente (Italian)
Naruto la película: Los Guardianes del Reino de la Luna Creciente (Spanish)
Naruto Le Film: Mission Spéciale au Pays de la Lune (French)
Naruto Movie 3 - Tieraufstand auf Mizuki Island (German)
Naruto o Filme: Guardiões do Reino da Lua Crescente (Portuguese)
Naruto The Movie Vol.3
Naruto: Great Excitement! The Animal Riot of Crescent Moon Island
Naruto: La película - Los guardianes del Imperio de la Luna Creciente (Spanish)
Фильм Наруто: переполох на Острове Месяца (Russian)
劇場版NARUTO-ナルト- 大興奮!みかづき島のアニマル騒動だってばよ (Japanese)
火影忍者 大興奮!新月島之動物大騷動 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Themes: ninja
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: A spoiled prince from the Moon Country (which is located on Crescent Moon Island, on a southern sea) is traveling the world and is to be escorted back to his home island by Naruto, Kakashi, Sakura and Lee. The Prince ends up purchasing a circus and hilarity ensues, team Kakashi then has the duty of protecting both the Prince and his new purchase. All the while three mysterious ninja arrive to cause trouble.
User Ratings: 1277 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 50 votes (sub:38, dub:11, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Excellent: 84 votes (sub:61, dub:20, others:3
1 Indonesian dubbed
1 French dubbed
1 Russian dubbed
 Very good: 236 votes (sub:172, dub:55, edit.dub:1, ?:1, others:7
4 Spanish subtitled
1 German subtitled
1 Indonesian dubbed
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 331 votes (sub:252, dub:69, edit.dub:1, ?:1, others:8
4 Spanish subtitled
2 Portuguese subtitled
1 Russian dubbed
1 Arabic subtitled
 Decent: 224 votes (sub:172, dub:43, edit.dub:3, raw:1, others:5
3 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
 So-so: 138 votes (sub:111, dub:22, ?:1, edit.dub:1, others:3
2 Spanish subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
 Not really good: 76 votes (sub:55, dub:17, edit.dub:2, others:2
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
 Weak: 77 votes (sub:57, dub:15, raw:3, others:2
1 Polish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Bad: 31 votes (sub:26, dub:5)
 Awful: 22 votes (sub:17, dub:2, others:3
2 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Worst ever: 8 votes (sub:7, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
Seen in part or in whole by 3123 users, rank: #346 (of 9324)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.354 (Decent+), std. dev.: 2.0063, rank: #6028 (of 9427)
Weighted mean: 6.212 (Decent+), rank: #6399 (of 9427) (seen all: 6.22 / seen some: 5.95 / won't finish: 1.53)
Bayesian estimate: 6.225 (Decent+), rank: #5827 (of 7111)
Running time: 95 minutes
Vintage: 2006-08-05
Premiere date:
2006-08-05 (Japan)
2008-11-08 (USA)
2021-12-10 (America Latina)
2021-12-10 (Brazil, Claro Video) 
Ending Theme:
"Tsubomi" by MARIA
Official website:
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Toshiyuki Tsuru
Script: Toshiyuki Tsuru
Original Manga: Masashi Kishimoto
Art Director:
Hitoshi Nagasaki
Norihiko Yokomatsu (assistant)
3D Director: XinHong Wu
Sound Director: Yasunori Ebina
3D Backgrounds:
Eri Nakamura (Studio Easter)
Hidenori Sano (Studio Easter)
Takahiro Mizuguchi (Studio Easter)
Tsutomu Momouchi (Studio Easter)
5.1 Sound Mixing Engineer: Hitoshi Hashimoto
Assistant Animation Director:
Futoshi Suzuki
Hideki Nagamachi
Sayuri Sugitou
Assistant Mixing Engineer:
Tetsuya Kaneshige
Yasuaki Sakuma
Assistant Unit Director: Koji Masunari
Background Art:
Akira Itomitsu (Studio Easter)
Eri Nakamura (Studio Easter)
Hidenori Sano (Studio Easter)
Hiroshi Itō (Kusanagi)
Junichi Higashi (Studio Easter)
Junko Shimizu (Studio Easter)
Kazuhiko Suzuki (Studio Loft)
Kenta Shimizu (Studio Easter)
Mayu Usui (Studio Wyeth)
Mayuko Mori (Studio Wyeth)
Michiko Taniguchi (Studio Wyeth)
Misumi Aizawa (Studio Loft)
Miyuki Onodera (Studio Easter)
Rieko Ohiwa (Studio Wyeth)
Sadahiko Tanaka (Kusanagi)
Shiho Yanase (Studio Wyeth)
Shinichi Tanimura (Studio Easter)
Shinji Takasuka (Studio Easter)
Takafumi Suzuki (Studio Easter)
Takahiro Mizuguchi (Studio Easter)
Takimi Echizen (KLAS)
Tatsuro Izeri (KLAS)
Tetsuhiro Shimizu (Studio Loft)
Tomoko Sasaki (KLAS)
Toshihide Kawana (KLAS)
Toshiki Nishi (Kusanagi)
Toshiko Abe (Studio Loft)
Tsutomu Momouchi (Studio Easter)
Tsuyoshi Fukumoto (Studio Loft)
Yoshihito Watanabe (KLAS)
Yukie Abe (Studio Easter)
Yuko Katayama (Studio Wyeth)
Background art supervisor: Minoru Nakamura
Cinematography: Atsuho Matsumoto
CMS Supervisor: Tadashi Nakamura
CMS Technical Supervisor: Hideo Morita
CMS Technician: Atsuhiko Tanaka
Color Coordination: Yuuko Satou
Digital Painting:
A Jin Kim (Dr. Movie)
Akiyuki Hatanaka (Studio Targe)
Ayae Ogasawara (Studio Targe)
Busan Dr (Dr. Movie)
Hiromi Tsuchiya (Studio Killy)
Hisashi Koyanagi (Studio Targe)
Hitomi Shimoganna (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Hye Jung Na (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Hye Jung Ryu (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Hyoin (Dr. Movie)
Hyun Joo Chun (NARA Animation Studio)
In Hwa Bae (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Jung Eun Lee (Dr. Movie)
Jung Hwan Kim (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Kang Nam Lee (Dr. Movie)
Kaori Ishikawa (Studio Killy)
Kazumi Hosokawa (Studio Targe)
Kōji Usui (Studio Targe)
Kotomi Itayama (Studio Targe)
Kumiko Akahori (Studio Targe)
Kwi Sun Kook (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Kyung Hwa Seo (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Kyung Seok Park (NARA Animation Studio)
Mae Il Lim (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Mami Yariwake (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Mi Jung Kim (NARA Animation Studio)
Michiko Ikushima (Studio Killy)
Miyoko Yoshida (Studio Killy)
Monster (Dr. Movie)
Myung Hee Jeon (Dr. Movie)
Myung Sun Han (NARA Animation Studio)
Naoko Miyahara (Studio Targe)
Naomi Takahashi (Studio Killy)
Natsuko Inohara (Studio Targe)
Oh Sook Kwon (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Ryusuke Minami (Studio Targe)
Sayuri Misezaki (Studio Targe)
Sayuri Suzuki (Studio Targe)
Sayuri Takagi (Studio Killy)
Shinnosuke Nagare (Pierrot Fukuoka)
So Ra Jeon (Dr. Movie)
Su Hyun Jung (Dr. Movie)
Sun I Choi (Dr. Movie)
Sung Suk Choi (NARA Animation Studio)
Tōji Tsuchiya (Studio Targe)
Toshiko Iwakiri (Studio Killy)
Toshiyuki Ito (Studio Targe)
Yoshie Iwakiri (Studio Killy)
Yoshimi Hayakawa (Studio Targe)
Young Sook Oh (NARA Animation Studio)
Yukie Maehara (Studio Targe)
Yukie Matsuzaki (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Yukiko Tanishima (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Yun Hee Park (Dr. Movie)
Digital Recording Engineer: Noboru Nishio
Effects Animation Director: Hirofumi Masuda
Floor Coordinator: Noriyuki Aoki
General Manager: Oki Asaka
HD Conversion:
Junichi Kato (Sony PCL)
Lee Jaeyoung (Sony PCL)
HD Coordinator: Hideki Ito (Sony PCL)
HD24P Editing:
Kohei Fujimori (Sony PCL)
Tomomi Takemura (Sony PCL)
In-Between Animation:
Asami Mannen (Production IG)
Asami Takano (Oh Production)
Bo Ruem Yi (NARA Animation Studio)
Busan Dr (Dr. Movie)
Chie Ōtsuki (Pierrot)
Daiki Nishikawa (Production IG)
Daisuke Irie (Pierrot)
Do Young Choi (NARA Animation Studio)
Emi Kirikihira (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Etsuko Kimura (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Eun Joo Park (NARA Animation Studio)
Eun Kyung Jeon (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Eun Kyung Lee (Dr. Movie)
Eun Soon Byun (Dr. Movie)
Eun-Ah Park (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Eun-Ju Yoon (NARA Animation Studio)
Fumie Kaneko (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Gab Sook Lim (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Haruyo Nebu (Production IG)
Hiromi Jo (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Hisako Shimozuma (Production IG)
Ho Jung Min (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Hye Jung Jo (NARA Animation Studio)
Hyoin (Dr. Movie)
Hyun Mi Cho (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Ikumi Oka (Pierrot)
Ji Na Hwang (NARA Animation Studio)
Ji Young Sung (NARA Animation Studio)
Katsura Tsushima (Production IG)
Kotoe Saitō (Production IG)
Mariko Ishikawa (Production IG)
Masatsugu Nishida (Production IG)
Mayumi Suzuki (Madhouse)
Mi Kyoung An (NARA Animation Studio)
Mi Sun Hwang (Dr. Movie)
Mihoko Uda (Oh Production)
Mika Ookubo (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Min Kyung Kim (Dr. Movie)
Minako Sekihara (Oh Production)
Misuzu Ichinose (Oh Production)
Monster (Dr. Movie)
Na Ae Song (Dr. Movie)
Nami Miyanogawa (Pierrot)
Natsuki Kojima (Pierrot)
Rinako Nishihara (Pierrot)
Sae Yeun Lee (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Seon Mi Lee (NARA Animation Studio)
Seung Heui Hong (Dr. Movie)
Shinichi Kuniyasu (Oh Production)
Takeshi Ishizuka (Production IG)
Yasuko Ishii (Pierrot)
Yasuko Takahashi (Production IG)
Yong Oh Bae (Seong Bo Yang Haeng)
Yoon-Ji Kim (Production IG)
Youko Takayanagi (Pierrot Fukuoka)
Youn-Hee Jeong (NARA Animation Studio)
Yuki Satō (Production IG)
Yukiko Watabe (Production IG)
Layout Cooperation:
Shigenori Takada
Shinji Sugiyama
Line Producer: Shoji Matsui
Marketing Producer: Masaki Nakayama
Mix Engineer: Hitoshi Hashimoto
Movie Trailer Director: Daisuke Fukunaga
Movie Trailer Producer: Masayuki Ohira
Musashi Member:
Hajime Nishi (Shamisen Guitar)
Isamu Takita (6 String Bass Guitar)
Kinohachi (Shakuhachi; Noukan; Flute)
Masaaki Iizuka (Guitar)
Takara Otsuka (Japanese Drums)
Takeki Miyauchi (Drums)
Yasuharu Takanishi (Keyboard)
Overseas Communication: Seong Ho Moon
Production Assistant: Tatsuya Igarashi
Production Committee:
Atsushi Higashiyama (Dentsu)
Aya Mizobuchi (Dentsu)
Chiaki Kakuma (Pierrot)
Emiko Yakame (Pierrot)
Genki Kawamura (Toho)
Haruyuki Iguchi (TV Tokyo)
Hideo Katsumata (Aniplex)
Hikaru Onoda (Toho)
Hiromichi Uchida (Pierrot)
Kazuko Yamamoto (Aniplex)
Keisuke Furusawa (Bandai)
Kenichiro Ushiki (Shueisha)
Kōta Kitamura (Pierrot)
Masaru Hisamoto (Bandai)
Mikio Igarashi (Pierrot)
Minami Ichikawa (Toho)
Osamu Ogawa (TV Tokyo)
Osamu Takesue (Aniplex)
Rei Anami (TV Tokyo)
Riichirō Nakamura (Dentsu)
Takamitsu Inoue (Aniplex)
Tsuneo Ooyama (Shueisha)
Production Supervision: Shigehiro Suzuki
Recording Director: Chiharu Kamio
Recording engineer: Hitoshi Hashimoto
Sound Effects: Takuya Hasegawa (Sound Box)
Sound Engineer:
Akira Noguchi (Sound Team · Don Juan)
Akira Sasaki (Omnibus · Japan)
Eiji Hotta (Tokyo TV Center)
Futoshi Ueda (Tokyo TV Center)
Kazutoshi Yamamoto (Omnibus · Japan)
Michihiko Iwana (Tokyo TV Center)
Sound Producer: Masahiro Tsukada
Hironobu Kamada (Ensky)
Keita Satō (Takaratomy)
Koichi Someya (Ensky)
Mamiko Abe (Showa Note)
Masaki Yasuda (Movic)
Shigeru Katagishi (Showa Note)
Shiryo Okuaki (Takaratomy)
Tomio Higano (Showa Note)
Toshihiko Suzuki (Movic)
Wataru Kubo (Takaratomy)
System Management: Takaki Okunaga
Theme Song Arrangement: Hyoe Yasuhara
Theme Song Composition: Tattsu
Theme Song Lyrics: MARIA
Theme Song Performance: MARIA (ED)
Visual Art: Ryusuke Shiino
Visual Layout: Hiroto Tanaka
Junko Takeuchi as Naruto Uzumaki

Chie Nakamura as Sakura Haruno
Kazuhiko Inoue as Kakashi Hatake
Kyousuke Ikeda as Hikaru Tsuki
Yoichi Masukawa as Rock Lee

Akio Ōtsuka as Tsukimichiru
Animal Hamaguchi as Mammoth
B-Box as People of the Land of the Moon
Dai Matsumoto as Guardsman C
Eiji Yanagisawa as Circus Troupe Member A
Eriko Kigawa as Circus Troupe Member C
Haruhi Terada as Karenbana
Hisao Egawa as Kongou
Keigo Suzuki as Guardsman D
Kenji Hamada as Korega
Kota Matsumoto as Matsu
Kyoko Hamaguchi as Dancer Girl
MARIA as Circus Audience Member
Marika Hayashi as Amayo
Masako Katsuki as Fifth Hokage Tsunade (Voice Only)
Masashi Sugawara as Ishidate
Masato Funaki as Circus Troupe Member B
Masayuki Katou as Guardsman B
Rokurō Naya as Tsukikakeru
Shigenori Sōya as Guardsman A
Tomomichi Nishimura as Principal
Umeji Sasaki as Shabadaba
Wakana Sube as Circus Troupe Member D

Japanese companies
3D Backgrounds: Studio Easter
5.1 Mixing Studio: AVACO Creative Studios
Film: Kodak
Film Recording: Tokyo Laboratory
Filming Cooperation:
Studio Cosmos
T2 Studio
Music Cooperation: TV Tokyo Music
Sound Production: Rakuonsha
English staff
English cast
ADR Director: Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
Executive producer:
Akira Fujita
Hidemi Fukuhara
Producer: Jamie Simone

Additional Video Compositing:
David Butterworth
Harlin Harris
Casting: Jamie Simone
Cover Art: Whilce Portacio (Triple Feature CE)
Creative Consultant: Joel Enos
DVD Production Associate:
Natalie Kim-Pettry
Robert Ramirez
Yo Frank
DVD Production Manager: Kevy Arensberg
Music Coordination: William Germain
Packaging Design: Yukiko Whitley
Post-Production Supervision: Denny Densmore
Production Associate: Mitsuko Kitajima
Production Coordination:
Jessica Renslow
Sean Kelley
Production manager: Laura Lopez
Production Supervision:
Alvin Lu
William Germain
Re-Recording Mixing: Mark Ettel
Recording engineer:
David W. Barr
Michael Clark
Script Adaptation: Ardwight Chamberlain
Kari Wahlgren as Hikaru Tsuki
Maile Flanagan as Naruto Uzumaki

Brian Donovan as Rock Lee
Christopher Smith as Ishidate
Dave Wittenberg as Kakashi Hatake
Kate Higgins as Sakura Haruno
Michael Sorich as Michiru Tsuki
Terrence Stone as Shabadaba

Bridget Hoffman as Amayo
Cindy Robinson as Karenbana
Debi Mae West as Tsunade
Jamieson K. Price as King's Guardsman
Kari Wahlgren as Dancer Girl A
Kirk Thornton as
Circus Man B
Guard C
Servant A
Mary Elizabeth McGlynn as Tourist Announcer
Michael Forest as Kakeru Tsuki
Mitsuko Kitajima as Dancer Girl B
Roger Rose as Ringleader
Roger Craig Smith as
Circus Man A
Guard A
King's Guardsman
Servant B
Sam Regal as King's Guardsman
Steven Jay Blum as
Animal Handler
Guard B
Wally Wingert as King's Guardsman
William Germain as

English companies
Madman Entertainment
Manga Entertainment
Warner Home Video (United States and Canada)
Licensed by: Viz Media
French staff
French cast
ADR Director: Julie Basecqz

Adaptation: Laurent Delaire
ADR Production:
Mihoko Soulle
Sophie Jeudy
Alessandro Bevilacqua as Hikaru Tsuki
Carole Baillien as Naruto Uzumaki

Jean-Marc Delhausse as Shabadaba
Jean-Paul Clerbois as Michiru Tsuki
Jean-Pierre Denuit as Rock Lee
Lionel Bourguet as Kakashi Hatake
Maia Baran as Sakura Haruno
Philippe Resimont as Ishidate

Julie Basecqz as Karenbana
Laurence César as Tsunade
Martin Spinhayer as Korega
Tony Beck as Kongo
French companies
Broadcaster: Game one (7 June 2009)
Imavision (Canada - as Unidisc)
Kana Video
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Dubbing Director: Ferran Ruiz (Catalan dub)

Mix Engineer: Joan Ruiz (Catalan dub)
David Jenner as Naruto Uzumaki (Catalan dub)
Nerea Alfonso as Sakura Haruno (Catalan dub)

Daniel Albiac as Michiru Tsuki (Catalan dub)
Eduard Itchart as Ishidate (Catalan dub)
Luis Gustems as Rock Lee (Catalan dub)
Toni Mora as Kakashi Hatake (Catalan dub)
Xavier Castañer as Hikaru Tsuki (Catalan dub)

Domenech Farell as Shabadaba (Catalan dub)
Eva Lluch as Tsunade (Catalan dub)
Francesc Pujol as Kongo (Catalan dub)
Iris Lago as
Amayo (Catalan dub)
Karenbana (Catalan dub)
Joaquin Casado as Kakeru Tsuki (Catalan dub)
Jordi Pineda as Presentador del circ (Catalan dub)
Raúl Llorens as Korega (Catalan dub)

Artur Rius (Catalan dub)
Carles Lladó (Catalan dub)
Enrique Hernández (Catalan dub)
Germán José (Catalan dub)
Ivan Canovas (Catalan dub)
Jennifer Zaragoza (Catalan dub)
Joan Ruiz (Catalan dub)
Spanish companies
Distributor: Televix
Dubbing Studio: Sik Estudio (Catalan dub)
Internet Streaming:
Anime Box (Spain)
Claro Video (Latin America)
Netflix (Latin America)
Pluto TV (Latin America)
Licensed by:
Selecta Visión (Spain)
Viz Media (Latin America)
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director: Pino Pirovano

Dialogues: Anna Grosoni
Sound Engineer: Andrea Roversi
Leonardo Graziano as Naruto Uzumaki

Claudio Moneta as Kakashi Hatake
Emanuela Pacotto as Sakura Haruno
Massimo Di Benedetto as Rock Lee

Greta Bortolotti as Amayo
Stefania Patruno as Tsunade
Italian companies
Broadcaster: Italia 2
Distributor: Lucky Red
Internet Streaming: TIMvision
German cast
German staff
Daniel Kirchberger as Hikaru Tsuki
Henning Nöhren as Naruto Uzumaki

Jens Wendland as Kongo
Katharina von Keller as Sakura Haruno
Leoni Oeffinger as Karenbana
Marek Erhardt as Korega
Martin May as Kakashi Hatake
Nicolas König as Ishidate
Stefan Brönneke as Michiru Tsuki
Tim Kreuer as Rock Lee

Achim Schülke as Ringmaster
Daniela Reidies as Dancer
Joey Cordevin as Tsunade
Johannes Semm as King's Guardsman
Klaus Dittmann as Shabadaba
Martin Sabel as King's Guardsman
Michael Bideller as King's Guardsman
Sven Dahlem as Kakeru Tsuki
Wolfgang Riehm as King's Guardsman
German companies
Broadcaster: ProSieben Maxx
Distributor: KSM
Portuguese staff
Portuguese cast
Ursula Bezerra as Naruto Uzumaki

Elcio Sodré as Kakashi Hatake
João Vitor Mafra as Hikaru Tsuki
Leonardo Caldas as Michiru Tsuki
Tatiane Keplmair as Sakura Haruno
Thiago Keplmair as Rock Lee

Arthur Machado as Ishidate
Cassiano Ávila as Korega
Cecília Lemes as Tsunade
Isabella Guarnieri as Karenbana
Leonardo José as Kakeru Tsuki
Ramon Campos as Kongou
Ricardo Fábio as Circus Leader

Portuguese companies
ADR Production: Macias Group
Distributor: Televix
Dubbing Studio: IDF Brazil Audiovisual
Internet Streaming: Claro Video
Licensed by: Viz Media (Brazil)
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: Mighty Media Co., Ltd.
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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