Howl's moving castle [videorecording] / Walt Disney Home Entertainment presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Dentsu Music and Entertainment, Inc. ; Mitsubishi Corporation ; NTV ; Tohokushinska Film Corp. ; Tokuma Shoten
DVDs | Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment | 2006 | Widescreen ed.
Not Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (DUE 08-08-15)
Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 
2 videodiscs (ca. 119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Includes original Japanese, English, or French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English.
Title from container.
Voices: Christian Bale, Jean Simmons, Lauren Bacall, Billy Crystal, Emily Mortimer.
Producers, Rick Dempsey, Ned Lott, Toshio Suzuki ; screenplay, Hayao Miyazaki ; director, Hayao Miyazaki ; director of photography, Atsuchi Okui ; art directors, Yôji Takeshige, Noboru Yoshida ; editor, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Joe Hisaishi ; key animators, Makiko Futaki ... [et al.].
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Based on the novel "Howl's moving castle" by Dianna Wynne Jones.
MPAA rating: PG; for frightening images and brief mild language.
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.
Special features: behind the microphone ; interview with the animation studios director ; Hayao Miyazaki visits Pixar ; TV spots & trailers ; storyboards.
Japanese title: Hauru no ugoku shiro
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