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Title Porco Rosso [videorecording] / Walt Disney Home Entertainment presents Sutajio Jiburi sakuhin ; Tokuma Shoten ... [and others] present ; written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; producer, Toshio Suzuki.
Porco Rosso [videorecording] / Walt Disney Home Entertainment presents スタジオジブリ作品 ; Tokuma Shoten ... [et al.] present ; written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; producer, Toshio Suzuki.

Publication Info. [United States] : Walt Disney Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2005.

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DISC 1-2 11 Request this Volume
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital.
Performer English voices: Michael Keaton, Brad Garrett, Kimberly Williams, Susan Egan, David Ogden Stiers.
Japanese voices: Moriyama Shūichirō, Katō Tokiko, Katsura Sanshi, Okamura Akemi, Kamijō Tsunehiko, Seki Hiroko, Ōtsuka Akio.
Credits Director of photography, Okui Atsushi ; animators, Andō Masashi ... [et al.] ; editor, Miyazaki Hayao ; music, Hisaishi Jō, Katō Tokiko ; production designer, Hisamura Katsu ; English language adaptation, Cindy Davis Hewitt and Donald H. Hewitt ; voice director, Tony Bancroft.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for violence and some mild language.
Summary Slouching towards middle age, Porco Rosso makes his living by flying about in his red bi-plane and fighting sky bandits who prey on cruise ships sailing the Adriatic. When he's not engaging in dog fights, this pilot lives on a deserted island retreat. Porco was once a strapping young man, but after his entire squadron was wiped out, he is mysteriously transformed into a pig. Then he is defeated in a dogfight against a dashing American rival, who has been hired by the dastardly bandits. With his plane damaged, he finds a repair hangar near Milan where a local woman fixes his plane.
Contents Disc 1: Feature film ; Disc 2: Bonus features: Behind the microphone with voice talent from the film including Michael Keaton, Brad Gerrett, Kimberly Williams, Susan Egan, David Ogden Stiers -- Complete storyboards: get an insider's look at the film's artistry -- Original Japanese theatrical trailers -- Interview with producer Toshio Suzuki.
Note Special features: Behind the microphone with voice talent from the film; complete story boards; original Japanese trailers; interview with producer Toshio Suzuki.
Language Closed-captioned in English.
In English, Japanese or French with English subtitles.
Subject Air pilots -- Drama.
Biplanes -- Drama.
Fighter plane combat -- Drama.
Swine -- Drama.
Genre/Form Aviation films.
Aviation films -- Japan.
Action and adventure films.
Action and adventure films -- Japan.
Animated films.
Animated films -- Japan.
Feature films.
Feature films -- Japan.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Motion pictures -- Japan.
Japanese language films.
Added Author Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941-
宫崎駿, 1941-
Suzuki, Toshio, 1948 August 19-
鈴木敏夫, 1948 Aug. 19-
Bancroft, Tony.
Keaton, Michael, 1951-
Garrett, Brad, 1960-
Williams-Paisley, Kimberly, 1971-
Egan, Susan, 1970-
Stiers, David Ogden.
Okui, Atsushi.
奥井敦.
Hisaishi, Joe.
Katō, Tokiko, 1943-
加藤登紀子, 1943-
Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha.
スタジオジブリ, 株式会社.
Tokuma Shoten.
徳間書店.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Kurenai no buta (Motion picture). English, French & Japanese.
紅の豚 (Motion picture). English, French & Japanese.
ISBN 0788834029
9780788834028
Standard No. 786936175264
Music No. 25348 Walt Disney Home Entertainment

 
    
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