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My Neighbor Totoro

In this quietly charming, animated tale, two sisters (voiced by real-life siblings Elle and Dakota Fanning) move to the country to be closer to their hospitalized mother. In their new home the girls meet some magical creatures called Totoros and have amazing adventures. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A
Violence: A
Sexual Content: A
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 82
Theater Release: 15 Apr 1988
Video Release: 21 May 2013
MPAA Rating: G
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My Neighbor Totoro is rated G:

Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Cast: Tim Daly, Elle Fanning, Dakota Fanning
Studio: 2006 Walt Disney Home Entertainment

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It has been many years since I last watched My Neighbor Totoro. Suffering a similar fate to Puff the Magic Dragon, my aging children merely put it on the… 
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Why Is My Neighbor Totoro Rated G?

In this quietly charming tale, two sisters move to the country and have adventures with… 
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How does the fact that the mother’s health concerns are never explained in the… 
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Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki and his company Studio Ghibli have produced other movies acclaimed for their… 
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