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Gake no ue no Ponyo / Walt Disney Pictures ; [presented by] Studio Ghibli ... [and others] ; producer, Toshio Suzuki ; written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; U.S. production directors, John Lasseter, Brad Lewis, Peter Sohn ; English language screenplay, Melissa Mathison.

Suzuki, Toshio, 1948- (Added Author). Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941- (Added Author). Nara, Yuria. (Added Author). Doi, Hiroki. (Added Author). Tokoro, Jōji, 1955- (Added Author). Yamaguchi, Tomoko. (Added Author). Blanchett, Cate, 1969- (Added Author). Cyrus, Noah, 2000- (Added Author). Damon, Matt. (Added Author). Fey, Tina, 1970- (Added Author). Jonas, Frankie, 2000- (Added Author). Knutsson, Kurt, 1967- (Added Author). Leachman, Cloris. (Added Author). Neeson, Liam. (Added Author). Tomlin, Lily. (Added Author). Hisaishi, Jō, 1950- (Added Author). Lasseter, John. (Added Author). Lewis, Brad. (Added Author). Sohn, Peter. (Added Author). Mathison, Melissa. (Added Author). White, Betty, 1922- (Added Author). Okui, Atsushi. (Added Author). Hubbert, Jim. (Added Author). Walt Disney Pictures. (Added Author). Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Disney DVD.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett JDVD PON (Text) 30010170731676 Juvenile DVD Checked out 11/20/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788896776
  • ISBN: 9780788896774
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment : [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Includes 2 previews of other motion pictures.
"Inspired by the classic Hans Christian Andersen story 'The little mermaid''--Container.
"Dual-layer format"--Container.
Special features: "World of Ghibli:" an extraordinary interactive experience; "Enter the lands:" meet the characters and hear the story of the movie; "Behind the studio:" discover the film's inspiration through documentaries, including all-new interviews with Hayao Miyazaki; "Meet Ponyo:" introduction by the producers; storyboard presentation of the movie.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Atsushi Okui ; editors, Hayao Miyazaki and Takeshi Seyama ; music, Joe Hisaishi ; animation, Katsuya Kondo ; translation, Jim Hubbert.
Participant or Performer Note:
Japanese language voices: Yuria Nara, Hiroki Doi, Jôji Tokoro, Tomoko Yamaguchi.
English language voices: Cate Blanchett, Noah Cyrus, Matt Damon, Tina Fey, Frankie Jonas, Kurt Knutsson, Cloris Leachman, Liam Neeson, Lily Tomlin, Jennessa Rose, Betty White, Akiko Yano.
Summary, etc.:
A young boy named Sosuke rescues a goldfish named Ponyo, and they embark on a fantastic journey of friendship before Ponyo's father forces her to return to the sea. Ponyo's desire to be human upsets the balance of nature and only Ponyo's mother, a beautiful sea goddess, can restore nature's balance and make Ponyo's dreams come true.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Language Note:
English, dubbed French or Japanese dialogue, English, French, or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Goldfish > Drama.
Boys > Conduct of life > Drama.
Human-animal relationships > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Goddesses > Drama.
Goldfish > Drama.
Boys > Drama.
Conduct of life > Drama.
Muchachos > Conducta (Ética) > Teatro.
Amistad > Teatro.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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