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Grave of the Fireflies

1988-04-16 | Animation / Drama
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In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no surviving relatives and their emergency rations depleted, Seita and Setsuko struggle to survive.
Director: Isao Takahata
Stars: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi

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  • Chicago International Children's Film Festival

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  • Chicago International Children's Film Festival

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Grave of the Fireflies FAQ

The runtime of Grave of the Fireflies is 89 minutes.
Grave of the Fireflies won 1994 Chicago International Children's Film Festival, 1989 Blue Ribbon Awards.
The production budget of Grave of the Fireflies was 3,700,000 USD.
On November 26, 2021, there were 5279 public reaction to Grave of the Fireflies including tearful, most heartbreaking, heart-breaking, heart-wrenching, most depressing.
The full version of Grave of the Fireflies is provided by Hulu , Apple iTunes , Vudu
The release date of Grave of the Fireflies is April 16, 1988.
In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a falling out with their aunt, they move into an abandoned bomb shelter. With no surviving relatives and their emergency rations depleted, Seita and Setsuko struggle to survive..
The certification of Grave of the Fireflies is PG-13.
The genre of Grave of the Fireflies is Animation,Drama,War.
The revenue of Grave of the Fireflies was 516,962 USD.
The casts of Grave of the Fireflies are Tsutomu Tatsumi starring as Seita (voice), Ayano Shiraishi starring as Setsuko (voice), Yoshiko Shinohara starring as Mother (voice), Akemi Yamaguchi starring as Aunt (voice).
On November 26, 2021, the IMDB rating of Grave of the Fireflies is 8.5/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 100/100, Metacritic rating is 94/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.