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Ocean Waves

1993 Rated PG-13 1hr 13m

Ocean Waves is one of the most poignant and unsung masterpieces within Studio Ghibli's legendary creative output. Wonderfully detailed and incredibly subtle, there are very few films in the history of animation that have managed to capture so well the joys and drama of adolescence and teenage alienation. Kochi is your average coastal town on the sleepy, idyllic island of Shikoku and young Taku is definitely your average high school student. But soon his quiet life will be turned upside down with the arrival of Rikako: a beautiful, female student recently transferred from Tokyo. By the end of term Taku will have learnt a valuable lesson in love and friendship.

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Movie Details

Director
Tomomi Mochizuki
Language
Japanese
This movie is
Romantic
Format
DVD
Ratings
PG-13
Parents strongly cautioned. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access