About

Porco Rosso, known in Japan as Crimson Pig (Kurenai no Buta) is the sixth animated film by Hayao Miyazaki and released in 1992. You're introduced to an Italian World War I fighter ace, now living as a freelance bounty hunter chasing "air pirates" in the Adriatic Sea. He has been given a curse that changed his head to that of a pig. Once called Marco Pagot, he is now known to the world as "Porco Ro...

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Directed by

Hayao Miyazaki

Written by

Hayao Miyazaki (Screenplay)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

A Pig's Got to Fly

Cast

Keywords

anime italy singer transformation beach fascism war hero mediterranean air pirate

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Studio Ghibli Feature Films Studio Ghibli