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Ponyo / Walt Disney Pictures ; Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Hakuhodo Dymp, Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Mitsubishi and Toho ; producer, Toshio Suzuki ; written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki ; U.S. production directors, John Lasseter, Brad Lewis, Peter Sohn ; executive producers, John Lasseter, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; English language screenplay, Melissa Mathison.

DVD DVD ([2010])
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2010]
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  • ISBN: 9780788896774
  • ISBN: 0788896776
  • Edition: Widescreen.
General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
"Inspired by the classic Hans Christian Andersen story 'The little mermaid''--Container.
Special features: Disc 1. "Meet Ponyo" featurette. Disc 2. Original Japanese storyboards; The world of Ghibli: "Behind the studio" nine documentaries; "Enter the lands" interactive introduction to the characters and story.
In English, Japanese or French dialogue with optional English SDH, English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Contents: Disc 1: Feature film ; "Meet Ponyo" (introduction by the producers) -- Disc 2: Bonus (Original Japanese storyboards ; "World of Ghibli" ("Behind the studio" (discover the film's inspiration through documentaries, including all-new interviews with Hayao Miyazaki) ; "Enter the lands" (meet the characters and hear the story of the movie).)
Creation/Production Credits: Animation, Katsuya Kondo ; backgrounds, Noboru Yoshida ; color design, Michiyo Yasuda ; imaging, Atsushi Okui ; music, Joe Hisaishi ; "Ponyo on the cliff by the sea" performed by Noah Cyrus and Frankie Jones ; "Mother sea" performed by Masako Hayashi ; translated from the original Japanese by Jim Hubbert ; director of photography, Atsushi Okui ; editors, Hayao Miyazaki and Takeshi Seyama.
Participant or Performer: English language voices: Cate Blanchett, Noah Cyrus, Matt Damon, Tina Fey, Frankie Jonas, Kurt Knutsson, Cloris Leachman, Liam Neeson, Jennessa Rose, Lily Tomlin, Betty White, Akiko Yano.
Japanese language voices: Yuria Nara, Hiroki Doi, Jôji Tokoro, Tomoko Yamaguchi.
Summary: 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:
MPAA rating: G.
System Details:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
In English, Japanese or French dialogue with optional English SDH, English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Authors: Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941- (Screenwriter, Director). Suzuki, Toshio, 1948- (Producer). Lasseter, John. (Producer, Director). Lewis, Brad (Bradford) (Director). Sohn, Peter. (Director). Kennedy, Kathleen, 1954- (Producer). Marshall, Frank. (Producer). Mathison, Melissa. (Screenwriter). Blanchett, Cate, 1969- (Actor). Cyrus, Noah, 2000- (Actor). Damon, Matt. (Actor). Fey, Tina, 1970- (Actor). Jonas, Frankie, 2000- (Actor). Knutsson, Kurt, 1967- (Actor). Leachman, Cloris. (Actor). Neeson, Liam. (Actor). Rose, Jennessa. (Actor). Tomlin, Lily. (Actor). White, Betty, 1922- (Actor). Yano, Akiko, 1955- (Actor). Nara, Yuria. (Actor). Doi, Hiroki. (Actor). Tokoro, Jōji, 1955- (Actor). Yamaguchi, Tomoko. (Actor). Hisaishi, Joe. (Composer). Hubbert, Jim. (Translator). Okui, Atsushi. (Cinematographer). Miyazaki, Hayao, 1941- (Film editor). Seyama, Takeshi. (Film editor). Walt Disney Pictures. (Added Author). Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Nihon Terebi. (Added Author). Dentsū. (Added Author). Hakuhōdō DY Media Pātonāzu. (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Mitsubishi Shōji Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha. (Added Author). Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
Citation: Miyazaki, Hayao. "Ponyo." Burbank, CA : Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment : 2010.

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