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Tenkū No Shiro Rapyuta

English Title: Castle in the Sky

Tenkū No Shiro Rapyuta (Castle in the Sky, The Sky's Castle: Laputa) (1986) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Tenkū No Shiro Rapyuta

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>Studio Ghibli, Tokuma Shoten, Nibariki
  • Studio Ghibli, Tokuma Shoten, Nibariki
  • Animated Characters: Pazu, Sheeta, Mr. Daffi, Anli, Charles, General Mouro, Madge, Mooska, Uncle Pom, Okami, Lui.
  • Originally Released in 1986.
  • Running Time: 124 minutes.
  • Color
  • Japan  Japan

Alternate Titles:

Alternate Titles: "天空の城ラピュタ" and "Tenku No Shiro Laputa."

English Titles: "Castle in the Sky," "The Sky's Castle: Laputa (Literal)," "Laputa: Castle in the Sky," "Laputa: The Castle in the Sky."

Cartoon Production Information:

Director Hayao Miyazaki incorporated themes from an aborted project that was later made as "Secret of Blue Water" in his absence. He added parts of "Gulliver's Travels," along with images from his visit to Wales following the miners' strike.

The movie was shown on a double bill with two episodes of "Sherlock Hound," a TV series by Miyazaki.

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