Howl's Moving Castle

Release Date: June 10th, 2005

PG |1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary

Sophie (Emily Mortimer) has an uneventful life at her late father's hat shop, but all that changes when she befriends wizard Howl (Christian Bale), who lives in a magical flying castle. However, the evil Witch of Waste (Lauren Bacall) takes issue with their budding relationship and casts a spell on young Sophie, which ages her prematurely. Now Howl must use all his magical talents to battle the jealous hag and return Sophie to her former youth and beauty.

Cast: Jean Simmons, Christian Bale, Lauren Bacall, Blythe Danner, Emily Mortimer, Josh Hutcherson, Billy Crystal

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Genres: Anime , Fantasy

Production Co: Studio Ghibli, Walt Disney Pictures

Distributors: Buena Vista Pictures

Keywords: Love , Pursuit , Creative , Small town , Rivalry , Fascinating ,