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Castle in the Sky

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The first feature from Studio Ghibli, Castle in the Sky is regularly cited as one of the greatest animated films of all time. It follows Sheeta, an orphan girl who embarks on a grand, perilous adventure encompassing air pirates, prophecies, magical amulets and a mystical floating island. The film exhibits many of the traits that make Hayao Miyazaki’s films so celebrated: epic in scope, rich in fantasy, an enchanting and engrossing story and, of course, the astonishing, unparalleled animation.

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Friday, December 27

"[An] ecological message that is delivered only after two hours of Indiana Jones-style adventure."
Washington Post
"If any film in [Studio Ghibli]'s filmography has inspired the works of Pixar, it's surely this one"
Movie Mezzanine
"The film which truly catapulted Miyazaki to the forefront of world animation."
Pop Matters
Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
Featuring: Cloris Leachman Ana Paquin James Van Der Beek Mark Hamill Richard Dysart
Runtime: 125 mins Rating: PG