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Howl's moving castle = Hauru no ugoku shiro

Author: Hayao MiyazakiDiana Wynne JonesChristian BaleJean SimmonsLauren BacallAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Animation : Juvenile audience : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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A young woman named Sophie is cursed by the Witch of the Waste and is turned into an old woman who is unable to tell anyone of her plight. Unable to continue her job at her mother's hat shop, she goes to the ambulatory castle of the notorious wizard Howl and insinuates herself into his household. Sophie befriends Calcifer, the fire demon who powers the castle and who is bound to Howl by a contract, the terms of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Children's fiction
Material Type: Animation, Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hayao Miyazaki; Diana Wynne Jones; Christian Bale; Jean Simmons; Lauren Bacall; Billy Crystal; Emily Mortimer; Blythe Danner; Atsushi Okui; Joe Hisaishi; Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 078886145X 9780788861451
OCLC Number: 229283151
Language Note: Closed-captioned ; Japanese, English or French dialogue ; subtitles in English.
Notes: Based on the novel "Howl's moving castle" by Diana Wynne Jones.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features include interviews, studio visits, TV spots, trailers and storyboard.
Credits: Director of photography, Atsuchi Okui ; art directors, Yaoji Takeshige, Noboru Yoshida ; editor, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Joe Hisaishi ; key animators, Makiko Futaki ... [et al.].
Performer(s): Voices: Christian Bale, Jean Simmons, Lauren Bacall, Billy Crystal, Emily Mortimer, Blythe Danner.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for frightening images and brief mild language.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Hauru no ugoku shiro
Responsibility: Walt Disney Studios presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Dentsu Music and Entertainment, Inc. ; Mitsubishi Corporation ; NTV ; Tohokushinska Film Corp. ; Tokuma Shoten ; produced by Rick Dempsey, Ned Lott, Toshio Suzuki ; screenplay, Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki.

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A young woman named Sophie is cursed by the Witch of the Waste and is turned into an old woman who is unable to tell anyone of her plight. Unable to continue her job at her mother's hat shop, she goes to the ambulatory castle of the notorious wizard Howl and insinuates herself into his household. Sophie befriends Calcifer, the fire demon who powers the castle and who is bound to Howl by a contract, the terms of which Calcifer cannot reveal. They promise to help each other with the their problems. Like Calcifer, Howl can also see through the Witch's spell, and he and Sophie fall in love. Sophie helps Howl confront his former teacher, and the Witch of the Waste.

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