Miki is voiced by who voiced Moro in the English-language version of , a previous Ghibli production in the English-language version. The students nominate Shun, Umi, and Shirō to visit Tokyo and meet with Tokumaru, a businessman and the school board's chairman. White Album S1 and S2 not to be confused with White Album 2 is a romance drama set in the 1980's and focuses on music like Sakamichi no Apollon, but it is definitely a lot more discombobulated when it comes to the romance part, in a dramatic way. Motion Picture Producers Association of Japan. In a survey which was done online and on mobile platforms, it was revealed the ratio of female audience to male audience was 57% to 43%. Godzilla and Atragon, none of which, alas, addressed the Olympics. Tokumaru visits the Quartier Latin the next day and, impressed by the students' efforts in renovating the building, he decides to cancel the demolition.
Shun Kazama, the poem's author and a member of the journalism club, witnesses the flags from sea as he rides his father's tugboat to school. One of those tugs carries Shun voiced by Anton Yelchin , a high school classmate of Umi, who notices the flags and writes about them in the student newspaper he edits. One day, a poem about the flags being raised is published in the school newspaper. Tokumaru is voiced by in the English-language version. He is based on president Yasuyoshi Tokuma. Also check out both Nasu movies, the subject is bicycle racing but they both feel very much like Ghibli. Umi is able to hide her feelings from Shun, and they continue as friends.
During these three days, over 445,000 people watched this film. When Umi meets Shun Kazama, a member of the school's newspaper club, they decide to clean up the school's clubhouse, Quartier Latin. In particular, the animation process was forced to proceed in the night to minimize disruptions. When Umi gets her first look at the place and begins her friendship with Shun, she decides to recruit her friends to start a massive campaign to clean the clubhouse and spruce it up with a paint job and necessary repairs. It is based on the 1980s of the same name by Tetsuo Sayama and Chizuru Takahashi. I still like the action, but I've found these movies to be a really refreshing change of pace.
Having checked the city records, Shun discovers that both their names are in the Sawamura family registry. According to estimates, 56 Japanese sailors and labourers were killed in the Korean War zone in the first six months of the war alone; 23 of the deaths occurred when Japanese-crewed ships were sunk by mines. As to expect, the animation is fantastic, with the beautiful colours and ethereal backgrounds still evident. Speaking of The Cat Returns, in what way is it linked? Umi and Shun are soon summoned to the harbor. When the renovation of the Quartier Latin is complete, the decides to proceed with the building's demolition.
The film received a in North America on March 15, 2013. In 1945, Tachibana was killed in an accident on a ship. I've never watched the dub version. The trio travels through the city, which is in preparation for the , and successfully convince Tokumaru to visit the Quartier Latin. You'll notice a lot of similarities to some of the movies like Laputa and Nausicaa.
Umi later accompanies Sora to obtain Shun's autograph at the Quartier Latin, an old and dilapidated building housing Isogo High's clubs. Set in 1964 , Japan, the film tells the story of Umi Matsuzaki, a high school girl living in a boarding house, 'Coquelicot Manor'. In anticipation of the upcoming Olympic Games, a beloved old clubhouse is set to be demolished to make way for a modern building. It was announced that actress would voice Matsuzaki, the main character. Cast Cast overview, first billed only:.
The subject matter is similar but the style is a bit more romance-y. This was Nagasawa's first voice acting role in a Studio Ghibli film. Ryoko reveals that Shun's father was Hiroshi Tachibana — the second man in the photograph. Any recommendations not from Studio Ghibli, seeing as I already intended to slowly work through the list of Ghibli movies on Wikipedia? The script has a nice balance of humour and poignancy, it doesn't have My Neighbour Totoro's whimsy but again From Up on Poppy Hill didn't strike me as the kind of film Totoro was, and the characters are likable and engaging throughout. The detailed backgrounds capture a seaport city caught between pre-war shops and traditional homes and a tidal wave of modernization and renovation poised to alter the whole landscape. With our unique approach to crawling we index shared files withing hours after Upload. In the English version he is voiced by.
This marked the first time a Studio Ghibli film was not distributed by in North America since the 1999 North American release of by then-Disney owned. From Up on Poppy Hill Dub Type: Plot Summary: Atop a hill overlooking a seaside port sits a boarding house named Coquelicot Manor. Upon discovering that he is avoiding her, Umi eventually confronts Shun, who reveals they may be siblings. It was held from July 23 to 28, 2011 in the Seibu Ikebukuro Main Store in Tokyo. Archived from on April 3, 2015.