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The Boy and the Beast

When Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya, stumbles into a fantastic world of beasts, hes taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast whos been searching for the perfect apprentice. Despite their constant bickering, Kyuta and Kumatetsu begin training together and slowly form a bond as surrogate father and son. But when a deep darkness threatens to throw the human and beast worlds into chaos, the strong bond between this unlikely pair will be put to the ultimate test  a final showdown that will only be won if the two can finally work together using all of their combined strength and courage.When Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya, stumbles into a fantastic world of beasts, hes taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast whos been searching for the perfect apprentice. Despite their constant bickering, Kyuta and Kumatetsu begin training together and slowly form a bond as surrogate father and son. But when a deep darkness threatens to throw the human and beast worlds into chaos, the strong bond between this unlikely pair will be put to the ultimate test  a final showdown that will only be won if the two can finally work together using all of their combined strength and courage.

Year: 2016
Genre: Family Animation, Japanese Cinema, Anime
Country: Japan
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Duration: 118 Minutes
Rating: PG - Violence and coarse language.
7.7/10
Location in store: Anime

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