My neighbor Totoro

Tonari no Totoro (Motion picture)

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  • Creator Tokuma Shoten presents a Studio Ghibli production ; producer, Toru Hara ; original story, script, direction by Hayao Miyazaki ; produced and adapted by Carl Macek ; English version producer, Ned Lott
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Beverly Hills, Calif. : Walt Disney Home Entertainment, [2006]
  • Physical Details
    • 2 videodisc (approximately 87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 9780788859861, 0788859862
  • OCLC ocm64449001
  • Credits
    • Japanese cast: Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi, Sumi Shimamoto, Tanie Kitabayashi, Hitoshi Takagi
    • English cast: Elle Fanning, Dakota Fanning, Frank Welker, Pat Carroll, Timothy Daly, Lea Salonga
    • Animation director, Yoshiharu Sato ; editing, Takeshi Seyama ; music, Jo Hisaishi ; English version: dialogue director, Rick Dempsey ; cinematography by Mark Henley


  • Deep inside a tree trunk, two children discover a fascinating new world inhabited by Totoros, amazing, charming creatures who become their friends.


  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
  • Special features: Behind the microphone with Dakota Fanning and Elle Fanning; Complete storyboards-- get an insider's look at the film's artistry; Original Japanese trailer; Opening and closing animation without credits.
  • DVD; region 1, Widescreen (1.85:1) Dolby 2.0 stereo.
  • English, Japanese and French language tracks.
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