Castle in the sky
- DVD ANIMATION (CEN)
English, Japanese or French dialogue; English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
English language voices: Anna Paquin, James Van Der Beek, Cloris Leachman, Mark Hamill.
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,
2 videodiscs (ca. 125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: PG; for fantasy action violence and peril.
Pazu is an engineer's apprentice who finds Sheeta, a young girl, floating down from the sky, wearing a glowing pendant. Together, they discover both are searching for Laputa, a legendary floating castle, and vow to unravel the mystery of the luminous crystal around Sheeta's neck. Their quest won't be easy. There are greedy air pirates, secret government agents and astounding obstacles to keep them from learing the truth.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986 under the title Tenkû no shiro Rapyuta; English version released in 2003.
Special features: The world of Ghibli--visit Castle in the sky: Enter the lands, Behind the studio ; introduction by John Lasseter ; storyboard presentation of the movie.