Howl’s Moving Castle

(Hauru no Ugoku Shiro)



North American Release Date: June 10, 2005

Japanese Original Language Release Date: November 20, 2004

Copyright: Nibariki, TGNDDDT (Tokuma Shoten, Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Disney), Mitsubishi (D-Rights), & Toho) (c) 2004

MPAA Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested ~ Some Material May Not Be Suitable For Children) for Frightening Images And Brief Mild Language

Length: 119 Minutes


Cast Characters Songs Awards


Disney is distributing this Studio Ghibli release.



            Carlos Alazraqui ~ Additional Voice

            Newell Alexander ~ Additional Voice

            Rosemary Alexander ~ Additional Voice

            Lauren Bacall ~ Witch Of The Waste

            Chieko Baisho ~ "Sekai No Yakusoku"

            Christian Bale ~ Howl

            Julia Barnett ~ Additional Voice

            Susanne Blakeslee ~ Additional Voice

            Leslie Carrara ~ Additional Voice

            Mitch Carter ~ Additional Voice

            David Cowgill ~ Additional Voice

            Billy Crystal ~ Calcifer

            Blythe Danner ~ Madame Suliman

            Mari Devon ~ Honey

            Holly Dorff ~ Additional Voice

            Moosie Drier ~ Additional Voice

            Iake Eissinmann ~ Additional Voice

            Crispin Freeman ~ Turnip

            Will Friedle ~ Additional Voice

            Daijiro Harada ~ Heen

            Joe Hisaishi ~ Piano

            Bridget Hoffman ~ Additional Voice

            Richard Horvitz ~ Additional Voice

            Sherry Hursey ~ Additional Voice

            Josh Hutcherson ~ Markl

            Miroslav Kejmar ~ Trumpet

            Hope Levy ~ Additional Voice

            Christina MacGregor ~ Additional Voice

            Jena Malone ~ Lettie

            Joel McCrary ~ Additional Voice

            Edie Mirman ~ Additional Voice

            Emily Mortimer ~ Sophie (Young Sophie)

            Liliana Mumy ~ Madge

            New Japan Philharmonic ~ Orchestra

            Peter Renaday ~ Additional Voice

            Kristen Rutherford ~ Additional Voice

            Mark Silverman ~ King

            Jean Simmons ~ Sophie (Grandma Sophie)

            Warren Sroka ~ Additional Voice




            Calcifer ~ Billy Crystal

            Heen ~ Daijiro Harada

            Honey ~ Mari Devon

            Howl ~ Christian Bale

            King ~ Mark Silverman

            Lettie ~ Jena Malone

            Madame Suliman ~ Blythe Danner

            Madge ~ Liliana Mumy

            Markl ~ Josh Hutcherson

            Sophie ~ Emily Mortimer (Young Sophie); Jean Simmons (Grandma Sophie)

            Turnip ~ Crispin Freeman

            Witch Of The Waste ~ Lauren Bacall




"Sekai No Yakusoku"

            Chieko Baisho


            New Japan Philharmonic


            Joe Hisaishi


            Miroslav Kejmar








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