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

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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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  • Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
  • Studio Ghibli
  • Animation Studio: Studio Pierrot, Anime Torotoro, Group Donguri, Oh production, Studio Cockpit, Studio Takuranke, Telecom Animation Film
  • Distributed by: Buena Vista Home Entertainment, TOHO
  • Cartoon Characters: Porco Rosso, Jināsama, Donarudo Kāchisu, Fio Piccolo, Pikkoro-oyaji, Manmayuto, Bā-chan.
    English Version: Porco Rosso, Donald Curtis, Gina, Grandpa Piccolo.
  • Voice Actors: Shūichirō Moriyama, Tokiko Kato, Akimasa Ohmori, Akio Matsuoka, Atsuko Nakazawa, Ayumi Kida, Daisuke Inoue, Fumiko Taneda, Gekidan Wakakusa; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Hayao Miyazaki, Shinichi Matsumi.
  • Produced By Yoshio Sasaki, Sokai Tokuma, Yasuyoshi Tokuma, Matsuo Toshimitsu.
  • Animated By Megumi Kagawa, Toshio Kawaguchi, Katsu Hisamura.
  • Music: Jō Hisaishi.
  • Editor: Hayao Miyazaki.
  • Originally Released on June 12, 1992.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 93 minutes.
  • Color
  • Japan  Japan

Cartoon Summary:

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 who, due to a magic spell, has been transformed into a pig. Porco lives a happy life as a pilot for...  (more)

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"Porco Rosso" and "The Crimson Pig."

Based loosely on a three-part series that director-writer Hayao Miyazaki wrote in 1990 for "Model Graphix" magazine. Originally conceived as a 45-minute in-flight feature for Japan Air Lines, it was produced as a full-length film, and a dub was made...  (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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