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Princess Mononoke

This stunning masterpiece by animation wizard Hayao Miyazaki is set during Japan's Muromachi era, when a maddened Boar God infects a prince with a deadly curse. Leaving his people to seek a cure, the prince gets caught in the middle of a battle between a mining town, the animal spirits of the forest, and the wolf-riding Princess Mononoke. English language voices are supplied by Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Gillian Anderson, Minnie Driver and Billy Bob Thornton.

Year: 1997
Genre: Family Animation, Fantasy Films, Anime, Children's & Family Theatre, Film Festivals 2000, Film Festivals 2001, Best of the 1990s, Animation, Animal Rights, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die), EcoFilm Fest, Action, Julia's Favourites, Studio Ghibli
Country: Japan
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Gillian Anderson, Minnie Driver
Duration: 134 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains violence.
8.4/10
Location in store: Anime (Studio Ghibli)

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