Directed by the Oscar-winning Hayao Miyazaki, HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE is set in an enchanting world of sorcery and spells. Follow the adventures of Sophie and her incredible odyssey to lift a witch’s curse, whilst being swept off her feet by the handsome and mysterious wizard Howl who offers Sophie refuge in his magical moving castle.
Based on the popular book by British author Diana Wynne Jones. The English language version features the voices of Jean Simmons, Christian Bale, Lauren Bacall, Blythe Danner, Emily Mortimer, Josh Hutcherson and Billy Crystal.
From the creators of SPIRITED AWAY, MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO and PONYO and in stunning high-definition comes the masterpiece HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE.
“Bizarre and brilliant. Miyazaki makes the most moving and inspiring animated films in the world. He is an undisputable genius.” ★★★★ ESQUIRE
“A wonderful fairytale, bursting with joy and enchantment” ★★★★ Total Film
“A delightful fairytale… A lovely film for all ages.” ★★★★ Peter Bradshaw, THE GUARDIAN
“No one who has a heart or a soul, or even the tiniest glimmer of imagination, could fail to be totally bewitched and transformed by this work of cascading genius. Empathetic and enchanted and dripping with amazing imagery, it will cast a spell on all who see it.”
- Alternative angle storyboards
- Interview with author, Diana Wynne Jones
- Interview with Pixar’s Pete Doctor
- Hello Mr. Lasseter Featurette: Hayao Miyazaki Visits Pixar
- Explanation of CG Featurette
- The Sounds of Howl’s Moving Castle Featurette
- Behind the Microphone Featurette
- Original Japanese Trailers
- Studio Ghibli Trailer Reel
You can pre-order HERE.