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Howl’s Moving Castle


Jun 09, 2005

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Mar 07, 2006

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Christian Bale
Emily Mortimer
Lauren Bcall


2005 Walt Disney Home Entertainment

Still shot from the movie: Howl’s Moving Castle.

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This Japanese Anime tells the story of a young hat maker (voice by Emily Mortimer and Jean Simmons), who falls victim to a wicked curse that makes her appear 80 years old. Running away, she takes shelter in an enchanted moving castle, where she meets Howl (Christian Bale), the perfection- obsessed master of the house.

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Why Is Howl’s Moving Castle Rated PG?

Howl’s Moving Castle is rated PG for frightening images and brief mild language.

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Director Hayao Miyazaki has also been involved in the release of several other Japanese films for North American audiences including My Neighbor Totoro and Spirited Away.

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Details on home video releases of Howl’s Moving Castle...

The magic of translating Howl’s Moving Castle into an English Language Version, provide much of the meat for the bonus features on the DVD release of this Japanese anime film. Fan’s of director Hayao Miyazaki’s work will enjoy watching his visit to Pixar Animation Studios, the work that went on Behind the Microphone, and an Interview with Pixar Animation Director Pete Docter. Other extras include storyboards, TV spots and trailers for the movie. Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby Digital 5.1), Japanese (of course) and French.

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