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Kurenai No Buta

English Title: Porco Rosso

Kurenai No Buta (Porco Rosso , The Crimson Pig) (1992) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Kurenai No Buta

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Studio Ghibli Shūichirō Moriyama, Tokiko Kato, Akimasa Ohmori, Akio Matsuoka, Atsuko Nakazawa, Ayumi Kida, Daisuke Inoue, Fumiko Taneda, Gekidan Wakakusa; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast.. Hayao Miyazaki, Shinichi Matsumi Yoshio Sasaki, Sokai Tokuma, Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Matsuo Toshimitsu Hayao Miyazaki Jō Hisaishi
  • 1992
  • Studio Ghibli
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment, TOHO
  • Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film
  • Cartoon Characters: Porco Rosso, Jināsama, Donarudo Kāchisu, Fio Piccolo, Pikkoro-oyaji, Manmayuto, Bā-chan.
    English Version: Porco Rosso, Donald Curtis, Gina, Grandpa Piccolo.
  • Vocal Talent: Shūichirō Moriyama (Porco Rosso), Tokiko Kato (Jināsama/Madame Gina), Akio Ōtsuka (Donarudo Kāchisu/Curtis), Akemi Okamura (Fio Piccolo), Sanshi Katsura (Pikkoro-oyaji/Old Man Piccolo), Tsunehiko Kamijō (Manmayuto/Mamma Auito Boss), Hiroko Seki (Bā-chan/Grandma), Akimasa Ohmori, Akio Matsuoka, Atsuko Nakazawa, Ayumi Kida, Daisuke Inoue, Fumiko Taneda, Gekidan Wakakusa, Ginzo Matsuo, Hiroko Nakatsugawa, Hirotsugu Moriyama, Hirozumi Satoh, Jou Fujimoto, Katsuyo Endou, Kazunori Arai, Mahito Tsujimura, Maiko Satoh, Masayuki Inagaki, Minoru Yada, Nobuo Tanaka, Osamu Saka, Reizō Nomoto, Rie Morita, Shinnosuke Furumoto, Tatsuyuki Jinnai, Wakana Takahashi, Yoko Soumi, Yuri Satou, Yutaka Shimaka, Yuzuru Fujimoto.
    English Version: Michael Keaton (Porco Rosso), Cary Elwes (Donald Curtis), Susan Egan (Gina), David Ogden Stiers (Grandpa Piccolo), Jack Angel, Dee Bradley Baker, Michael Bell, Jeff Bennett, Earl Boen, Cameron Bowen, Rodger Bumpass, Corey Burton, Jennifer Darling, Debi Derryberry, Ashley Edner, Bobby Edner, Paul Eiding, Bill Fagerbakke, Bill Farmer, Pat Fraley, Brad Garrett, Brian George, Lynn Harris, Tom Kenny, Sherry Lynn, Tress MacNeille, Kaitlyn Maggio, Mickie McGowan, Laraine Newman, ob Paulsen, Bradley Pierce, Phil Proctor, Kevin Michael Richardson, Aimee Roldan, Deanna Russo, Osamu Saka, Chelsea Smith, Mahito Tsujimura, Jim Ward, Frank Welker.
    French Version: Jean Reno (Porco Rosso), Jean-Luc Reichmann (Curtis), Gérard Hernandez (Paolo Piccolo).
  • Directed By Hayao Miyazaki.
    Assistant Director: Shinichi Matsumi.
  • Produced By Yoshio Sasaki, Sokai Tokuma, Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Matsuo Toshimitsu (Executive Producers).
  • Animated By Megumi Kagawa, Toshio Kawaguchi, Katsu Hisamura.
  • Written By Hayao Miyazaki.
  • Edited By Hayao Miyazaki.

Additional Crew:



  • Original Story: Hayao Miyazaki.
  • Art Director: Yoshitsu Hisamura.
  • Design: Akira Yamakawa, Kazuo Oga, Kiyomi Oota, Kyoko Naganawa, Naomi Sakimoto, Naoya Tanaka, Satoshi Kuroda, Youji Takeshige.
  • Storyboards: Hayao Miyazaki.
  • Assistant Director: Shinichi Matsumi.
  • Color Design: Michiyo Yasuda.
  • Color Key: Ikuyo Kimura, Teruyo Tateyama.
  • Chief Animation Director: Ai Kagawa, Toshio Kawaguchi.
  • Key Animation: Akiko Hasegawa, Atsuko Otani, HIroko Minowa, Hiroshi Shimizu, Katsuya Kondo, Kenichi Yoshida, Mahiro Maeda, Makiko Niki, Masaaki Endou, Masako Shinohara, Masashi Ando, Mitsuo Iso, Noriko Moritomo, Sachiko Sugino, Shinji Morohashi, Shinji Otsuka, Shinya Ohira, Yoshifumi Kondō, Yoshiharu Sato, Yoshinori Kanada, Yoshiyuki Momose, Yuu Isomitsu, Yuuji Shigekuni.
  • In-Between Animation: Akiko Tejima, Atsuko Matsushita, Atsushi Hasebe, Emiko Iwayanagi, Eriko Shibata, Hideaki Yokoi, Hideaki Yoshio, Hideki Ito, Hiroaki Akagi, Hiroko Tezuka, Hiromi Furuya, Hiroyuki Inoue, Hisako Sueda, Ichimi Sakai, Kazuko Shibata, Kazumi Yokoyama, Kazuyoshi Onoda, Keiko Yozawa, Ken Baba, Ken'ichi Yamada, Kenichi Konishi, Kiyoko Makita, Koichi Asano, Koji Shinohara, Kumi Horii, Kumiko Ohta, Makoto Ozawa, Masahiko Adachi, Masahiko Ohraku, Masaru Matsuse, Masatoshi Nakamura, Masaya Saito, Masaya Yasutome, Mayu Yazawa, Mayumi Ohmura, Mayumi Shimizu, Nobuko Sato, Rie Aratome, Rie Kondo, Ritsuko Shiina, Sachiko Okada, Sawako Miyamoto, Seiko Higashi, Shigeru Kimishima, Shinsaku Sasaki, Sumie Nishido, Suzuko Mano, Takao Maki, Takasumi Matsukawa, Takehiro Noda, Takeshi Inamura, Tsuyoshi Konakawa, Yasuko Ohtomo, Yoko Kida, Yoko Nagashima, Yoshiko Itano, Yoshinobu Tsuneki, Yukari Yamaura, Yumiko Kitajima, Yuuko Sotake.
  • In-Between Check: Hitomi Tateno, Rie Fujimura, Toshie Nakagome.
  • Special Effects: Kaoji Tanifuji, Setsuko Tamai, Tomoji Hashizume.
  • Cinematography: Atsushi Okui.
  • Planning: Hideo Ogata, Tatsumi Yamashita.
  • Theme Song: Tokiko Kato.
  • Theme Song Performance: Tokiko Kato.
  • Animation Production: Studio Pierrot.
  • Animation Cooperation: Anime Torotoro, Group Donguri, Oh production, Studio Cockpit, Studio Takuranke, Telecom Animation Film.
  • Finish Animation: Domusha, IM Studio, Kyoto Animation, Miyazaki Animation Studio, Studio Ad, Studio CATS, Studio Killy, Studio OZ, Studio Pierrot Fukuoka.
  • Production: Japan Airline, NTV, Tokuma Shoten.
  • Production Studio: Studio Ghibli.
  • Sound Production: Omnibus Promotion.
  • Recording Studio: Tokyo TV Center.
  • Photography: Asahi Production.
  • Film Developing: Imagica.
  • Distributor: Buena Vista Home Entertainment / Disney, TOHO.
  • Technical Cooperation: MURAO, Stac.
  • Translation, English Version: Cindy Davis Hewitt, Donald H. Hewitt.
  • Director, English Version: Tony Bancroft.
  • Executive Producer, English Version: John Lasseter.

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The adventures of a 1930s bush pilot who just happens to have the head of a pig. In 1930s Balkans, only one pilot rules the skies: Porco Rosso, a talented pilot...  (more)

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Hands down my favorite anime of all time. This is such a charming movie, and it has elements to appeal to everyone. Action, humor, romance and Ghibli's usual gorgeous backgrounds are all here; the characters are appealing and the story is sweet without...  (read more)

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Kurenai no Buta (or Porco Rosso or The Crimson Pig) is a wonderful and unique film. Unusually for an Anime this is an aerobatic period piece, set around the Italian Adriatic in the first part of the Twentieth century. Marco is a famous pilot who has...  (read more)

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