千と千尋の神隠し - Japanese
Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi - Japanese
When moving to a new home ten-year-old Chihiro and her parents wonder off onto a mysterious road as her father attempts to take a shortcut. The family finds their way in front of an entrance to what appears to be an abandoned amusement park. Chihiro afraid of being alone chases after her parents as they explore the amusement park and end up finding a mysterious shop filled with cooked foods. Chihiro refuses to touch the food in fear of getting in trouble and wonders off as her parents feast greedily on the food. She runs into a boy named Haku who warns her to leave immediately before the sun sets. Chihiro is unable to escape in time as her parents are turned into pigs as punishment for eating the spirit’s food. In order to save herself Chihiro must get a job within the bathhouse in the center of the park and find a way to save her parents before they are eaten.
Audiences: Shōjo, Shōnen
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Supernatural
Themes: Sorcery/Alchemy, Supernatural
Length: 125 min