About

Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to destroy it. Ashitaka must find a way to bring balance to this conflict.

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Directed by

Hayao Miyazaki

Written by

Hayao Miyazaki (Screenplay)

Runtime

134 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

The Fate Of The World Rests On The Courage Of One Warrior.

Cast

Keywords

anime wolf demon friendship princess good vs evil spirit fight decapitation rural setting feral child wild boar leprosy pan territory deforestation

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Lists

#63 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#806 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#488 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#205 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss