Boy and the Beast

The Boy and the Beast

Director: Mamoru Hosoda, John Swasey, Luci Christian, Eric Vale

Cast: Mamoru Hosoda, John Swasey, Luci Christian, Eric Vale

     
 

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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

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. ~ Jack Rodgers

Product Details

Release Date:
06/07/2016
UPC:
0704400014925
Original Release:
2015
Rating:
PG-13
Source:
Funimation Prod
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen, Color]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:59:00
Sales rank:
1,126

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Swasey Kumatetsu (English version)
Luci Christian Kyuta (young) (English version)
Eric Vale Kyuta (teen) (English version)
Monica Rial Chico (English version)
Ian Sinclair Tatara (English version)
Masahiko Tsugawa Lord
Koji Yakusho Kumatetsu
Suzu Hirose Kaede
Shota Sometani Kyuta (teen)
Aoi Miyazaki Kyuta (young)
Bryn Apprill Kaede (English Version)
Sumire Morohoshi Chico (Japanese)
Yo Oizumi Tatara (Japanese)
Kazuhiro Yamaji Iozen (Japanese)
Sean Hennigan Iozen (English)
Mamoru Miyano Ichirohiko (Teen) (Japanese)
Austin Tindle Ichirohiko (Teen) (English)
Haru Kuroki Ichirohiko (Young) (Japanese)
Morgan Berry Ichirohiko (Young) (English
Kappei Yamaguchi Jiromaru (Teen) (Japanese)
Josh Grelle Jiromaru (Teen) (English)
Momoka Ono Jiromaru (Young) (Japanese)
Brittney Karbowski Jiromaru (Young) (English)
Kumiko Asou Kyuta's Mother (Japanese)
Jessica Cavanagh Kyuta's Mother (English)
Keishi Nagatsuka Kyuta's Father (Japanese)
Chuck Huber Kyuta's Father (English)
Steve Powell Lord

Technical Credits
Mamoru Hosoda Director,Screenwriter
Yuji Akazawa Sound/Sound Designer
Atsushi Chiba Producer
Minami Ichikawa Producer
Shinichiro Inoue Producer
Takuya Ito Producer
Sei Itou Associate Producer
Anri Jojo Art Director
Daisuke Kadoya Executive Producer
Noboru Kashiwagi Producer
Satoshi Mashida Casting
Riichiro Nakamura Producer
Yoshio Nakayama Producer
Yoichi Nishikawa Art Director
Takashi Ohmori Art Director
Seiji Okuda Producer
Yuka Saito Producer
Yuichiro Sato Producer
Yuzuru Satou Associate Producer
Tomoko Suzuki Associate Producer
Masakatsu Takagi Score Composer
Nozomu Takahashi Executive Producer
Yohei Takamatsu Art Director
Masaya Yabushita Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Boy and the Beast
1. Chapter 1 [7:01]
2. Chapter 2 [11:01]
3. Chapter 3 [11:30]
4. Chapter 4 [8:32]
5. Chapter 5 [7:27]
6. Chapter 6 [10:18]
7. Chapter 7 [6:40]
8. Chapter 8 [4:11]
9. Chapter 9 [1:56]
10. Chapter 10 [8:02]
11. Chapter 11 [10:42]
12. Chapter 12 [5:46]
13. Chapter 13 [9:05]
14. Chapter 14 [6:30]
15. Chapter 15 [5:10]
16. Chapter 16 [5:02]
17. Chapter 17 [:10]

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