Castle in the Sky
Original Title: Tenkuu no Shiro Rapyuta
Country of Origin:  Japan
Production year: 1986
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 786936-175219
Running time: 2:04 (124 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Color, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: April 15, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#63)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 19, 2006
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
The magic touch of master animator Hayao Miyazaki is visible from start to finish in Castle In The Sky – an imaginative tale full of mystery and adventure. The high-flying journey begins when Pazu, an engineer's apprentice, finds a young girl, Sheeta, floating down from the sky, wearing a glowing pendant.

Together, they discover both are searching for the legendary floating castle, Laputa, and vow to unravel the mystery of the luminous crystal around her neck. Their quest won't be easy, however. There are air pirates, secret agents and astounding obstacles to keep them from the truth – and from each other.

With spectacular animation, a fabulous musical score and the voice talents of Anna Paquin (Sheeta), James Van Der Beek (Pazu), and Cloris Leachman (Dola), this sensational 2-disc DVD brimming with exciting bonus features is classic entertainment for the entire family.
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Misc.
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Genres
Anime
Fantasy
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Studio Ghibli
 • Toru Hara
Media Companies:
 • Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
Japanese  Dolby Digital Surround
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Storyboard Comparisons
 • Closed Captioned
 • "Castle in the Sky" Introduction by John Lasseter
Crew
Direction
Hayao Miyazaki....Director
Writing
Hayao Miyazaki....Story By
Hayao Miyazaki....Screenwriter
Production
Yasuyoshi Tokuma....Executive Producer
Isao Takahata....Producer
Film Editing
Takeshi Seyama....Film Editor
Yoshihiro Kasahara....Film Editor
Music
Joe Hisaishi....Composer
Sound
Syuji Inoue....Sound
Syuji Inoue....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Toshio Nozaki....Art Director
Nizo Yamamoto....Art Director
Go Abe....Visual Effects
Shinji Teraoka....Visual Effects
Cast
 English
Anna Paquin....Sheeta (voice)
James Van Der Beek....Pazu (voice)
Cloris Leachman....Dola (voice)
Mark Hamill....Muska (voice)
Richard Dysart....Uncle Pom (voice)
Jim Cummings....General (voice)
John Hostetter....Boss (voice)
Michael McShane....Charles (voice)
Mandy Patinkin....Louie (voice)
Andy Dick....Henri (voice)
With the Additional Voice Talents of
Corey Burton.... (voice)
John DeMita.... (voice)
Debi Derryberry.... (voice)
Eddie Frierson.... (voice)
Susan Hickman.... (voice)
Tress MacNeille.... (voice)
Scott Menville.... (voice)
Matt Miller.... (voice)
Andy Philpot.... (voice)
Michael Sorich.... (voice)
Peter Fernandez....Narrator (uncredited, voice)
 Japanese
Keiko Yokozawa....Sheeta (uncredited, voice)
Mayumi Tanaka....Pazu (uncredited, voice)
Kotoe Hatsui....Dola (uncredited, voice)
Nou Terada....Muska (uncredited, voice)
Fujio Tokita....Uncle Pom (uncredited, voice)
Ichiro Nagai....General (uncredited, voice)
Yoshito Yasuhara....Louie (uncredited, voice)
Hiroshi Ito....Mentor (uncredited, voice)
Ryuji Kai....Old Engineer (uncredited, voice)
Sukekiyo Kameyama....Anli (uncredited, voice)
Takumi Kamiyama....Shalulu (uncredited, voice)
Tarako....Madge (uncredited, voice)
Machiko Washio....Okami (uncredited, voice)
Additional Voices
Nobuyuki Furuta.... (uncredited, voice)
Megumi Hayashibara.... (uncredited, voice)
Eken Mine.... (uncredited, voice)
Tomomichi Nishimura.... (uncredited, voice)
Toshihiko Seki.... (uncredited, voice)
Masashi Sugahara.... (uncredited, voice)
Reiko Suzuki.... (uncredited, voice)