The Wind Rises (2013)

The Wind Rises was released on DVD on November 18, 2014
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The Wind Rises is the 11th animated theatrical film directed by Hayao Miyazaki at Studio Ghibli. Based on Miyazaki’s own manga and the 1937 short novel of the same name by Tatsuo Hori, this is the story of Jirō Horikoshi, the aircraft engineer most remembered for his design work on the Mitsubishi A6M Reisen “Zero”, Japan’s famous World War II fighter aircraft. During the WWII years, the Miyazaki family business manufactured aircraft parts, including the windshields and rudders used on the Zero.

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US DVD Release Date November 18, 2014
UK DVD Release Date September 29, 2014
Australia DVD Release Date December 10, 2014

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Complete Movie Details

Run time 126 min
Theater Release Date February 21, 2014
DVD and Blu-ray Release Date November 18, 2014
Actors Hideaki Anno, Mirai Shida, Jun Kunimura, Miori Takimoto, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Masahiko Nishimura
Directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Studio Walt Disney Pictures
MPAA PG-13 (Rated PG-13 for some disturbing images and smoking)
Gross $5,209,580
Genre(s) Animation, Drama, Romance
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