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Anime : Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies Title Grave of the Fireflies
Japanese Title 火垂るの墓
Official Site -
Category Movie
Total Episodes 1
Genres Drama, Literature, Novel, War
Year Published 1988
Release Date 1988-04-16
Broadcaster -
Studio Studio Ghibli
US Distribution Central Park Media
User Rating 8.8/10.0 (135 reviews)  (top 200: # 23)  (Statistic)
Updated Fri, 16 May 2008 10:05:42 +0000

Alternative titles
Hotaru no Haka

In the latter part of World War II, a boy and his sister, orphaned when their mother is killed in the firebombing of Tokyo, are left to survive on their own in what remains of civilian life in Japan. The plot follows this boy and his sister as they do their best to survive in the Japanese countryside, battling hunger, prejudice, and pride in their own quiet, personal battle.

Crew, Cast, and Characters
Director Takahata Isao (高畑勲)
Original Creator Nosaka Akiyuki (野坂 昭如)

CharacterSeiyuu (Voice Talent)
Farmerdescription  noimage
Fuwa Mansaku (不破 万作)nodescription  noimage
Leader of Obayashi Towndescription  noimage
Orimoto Junkichi (織本 順吉)nodescription  noimage
Matsui Eisakunodescription  noimage
Danda Yasunori (段田 安則)nodescription  noimage
Matsui Motokonodescription  noimage
Okamoto Rei (岡本 麗)nodescription  noimage
Mitsumura Keiko nodescription  noimage
Mitsumura Natsu nodescription  noimage
Rice Shop Ownerdescription  noimage
Takamatsu Hideo (高松 英郎)nodescription  noimage
Sawano Genzonodescription  noimage
Ihara Tsuyoshi (伊原 剛志)nodescription  noimage
Sawano Hananodescription  noimage
Fukuda Mayuko (福田 麻由子)nodescription  noimage
Sawano Hisakonodescription  noimage
Matsushima Nanako (松嶋 菜々子)nodescription  noimage
Sawano Natsunodescription  noimage
Inoue Mao (井上 真央)nodescription  noimage
Sawano Sadazo nodescription  noimage
Sawano Yuki nodescription  noimage
Sawano Zenenodescription  noimage
Kaname Jun (要 潤)nodescription  noimage
Yogokoaga Kiyoshinodescription  noimage
Sawamura Ikki (沢村 一樹)nodescription  noimage
Yokogawa Kiyotanodescription  noimage
Ishida Hoshi (石田 法嗣)nodescription  noimage
Yokogawa Setsukodescription  image
Sasaki Mao (佐々木 麻緒)nodescription  noimage
Yoshioka Toshiyukinodescription  noimage
Namase Katsuhisa (生瀬 勝久)nodescription  noimage

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