The Boy and the Beast
Bryn Apprill and Kumiko Aso


Overview - This anime film, written and directed by Mamoru Hosoda, blends together epic fantasy and a coming-of-age tale. A nine-year-old boy named Kyuta finds a mysterious passageway to a world inhabited by beasts, where he is chosen to serve as the apprentice to a legendary warrior called Kumatetsu. Eight years later, Kyuta is torn between helping Kumatetsu battle a rival for control of the beasts' realm, or returning home to Tokyo to resume his old life there.

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Overview

This anime film, written and directed by Mamoru Hosoda, blends together epic fantasy and a coming-of-age tale. A nine-year-old boy named Kyuta finds a mysterious passageway to a world inhabited by beasts, where he is chosen to serve as the apprentice to a legendary warrior called Kumatetsu. Eight years later, Kyuta is torn between helping Kumatetsu battle a rival for control of the beasts' realm, or returning home to Tokyo to resume his old life there.

Main Cast & Crew

Mamoru Hosoda - Director
Bryn Apprill
Kumiko Aso
Morgan Berry
Jessica Cavanagh
Luci Christian
Riri Furanki

 
Details
    Blu-Ray Disc Format
  • Format: Blu-ray (DVD)
  • Run Time: 119
  • Color Format: Color
  • UPC: 704400014918
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Rating: PG-13 (MPAA) (some violence)
  • Release Date: June 2016

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