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The Resource Castle in the sky, Disney presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production, a Hayao Miyazaki film ; produced by Isao Takahata ; original story & screenplay written by Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki, (DVD)

Castle in the sky, Disney presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production, a Hayao Miyazaki film ; produced by Isao Takahata ; original story & screenplay written by Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki, (DVD)

Label
Castle in the sky
Title
Castle in the sky
Statement of responsibility
Disney presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production, a Hayao Miyazaki film ; produced by Isao Takahata ; original story & screenplay written by Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Contributor
Animator
Screenwriter
Author
Composer
Director
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • jpn
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • jpn
Summary
Pazu is an engineer's apprentice who finds Sheeta, a young girl, floating down from the sky, wearing a glowing pendant. Together, they discover both are searching for Laputa, a legendary floating castle, and vow to unravel they mystery of the luminous crystal around Sheeta's neck. Their quest won't be easy. There are greedy air pirates, secret government agents and astounding obstacles to keep them from learing the truth
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Joe Hisaishi ; supervising animator, Tsukasa Tannai ; leading key animator, Yoshinori Kanada ; executive producer, Yasuyoshi Tokuma ; editing, Takeshi Seyama
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 791.43
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG; for fantasy action violence and peril
  • CHV rating: PG; frightening scenes
Language note
Japanese, dubbed English or dubbed French dialogue, English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C37 2010
PerformerNote
English language voices: Anna Paquin, Cloris Leachman, James Van Der Beek, Mark Hamill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Takahata, Isao
  • Miyazaki, Hayao
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Leachman, Cloris
  • Van der Beek, James
  • Hamill, Mark
  • Hisaishi, Joe
  • Kanada, Yoshinori
  • Walt Disney Productions
  • Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha
  • Tokuma Shoten
  • Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Floating bodies
  • Pendants (Jewelry)
  • Castles
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Feature films
  • Fantasy films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Children's films
  • Animated films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
Technique
animation
Label
Castle in the sky, Disney presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production, a Hayao Miyazaki film ; produced by Isao Takahata ; original story & screenplay written by Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986 under the title "Tenku no shiro Rapyuta." English version released in 2003
  • Special features: The world of Ghibli: visit Castle in the sky featurettes: "Enter the lands:" meet the characters and hear the story of the movie [and] "Behind the studio:" discover the inspiration through documentaries, including new interviews with Hayao Miyazaki; introduction by John Lasseter; storyboard presentation of the movie
  • "Behind the Studio" special features (disc 2): The world of Laputa ; Creating Castle in the sky ; character sketches ; Producer's perspective: meeting Miyazaki ; Scoring Miyazaki ; original Japanese trailers ; Behind the microphone (with the English voice cast)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- disc 2. Bonus features
Control code
ocn505873522
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9786313382293
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936791617
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101836
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)505873522
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital surround ; digitally remastered, NTSC ; enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Castle in the sky, Disney presents a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production, a Hayao Miyazaki film ; produced by Isao Takahata ; original story & screenplay written by Hayao Miyazaki ; directed by Hayao Miyazaki, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986 under the title "Tenku no shiro Rapyuta." English version released in 2003
  • Special features: The world of Ghibli: visit Castle in the sky featurettes: "Enter the lands:" meet the characters and hear the story of the movie [and] "Behind the studio:" discover the inspiration through documentaries, including new interviews with Hayao Miyazaki; introduction by John Lasseter; storyboard presentation of the movie
  • "Behind the Studio" special features (disc 2): The world of Laputa ; Creating Castle in the sky ; character sketches ; Producer's perspective: meeting Miyazaki ; Scoring Miyazaki ; original Japanese trailers ; Behind the microphone (with the English voice cast)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. Feature -- disc 2. Bonus features
Control code
ocn505873522
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9786313382293
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936791617
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101836
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)505873522
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital surround ; digitally remastered, NTSC ; enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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