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The Boy and the Heron (Dubbed)

Release date: December 8, 2023

The Boy and the Heron (Dubbed) movie poster

After losing his mother during the war, young Mahito moves to his family’s estate in the countryside. There, a series of mysterious events lead him to a secluded and ancient tower, home to a mischievous gray heron. When Mahito’s new stepmother disappears, he follows the gray heron into the tower, and enters a fantastic world shared by the living and the dead. As he embarks on an epic journey with the heron as his guide, Mahito must uncover the secrets of this world, and the truth about himself.

Note: This is the English-dubbed version.

Additional details

Genre: Animation

Runtime: 124 min

Studio: Cineplex Pictures

Screenplay: Hayao Miyazaki

Cast: Christian Bale,Dave Bautista,Gemma Chan,Willem Dafoe,Karen Fukuhara,Mark Hamill,Robert Pattinson,Florence Pugh,Mamoudou Athie,Tony Revolori,Dan Stevens

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