Legendary Studio Ghibli co-founder Isao Takahata revisits Japan’s most famous folktale in this gorgeous, hand-drawn masterwork called The Tale Of Princess Kaguya. It features an all-star cast including Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Lucy Liu and more. Recently, this animated folktale is available on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand!
Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter (James Caan) and his wife (Mary Steenburgen), a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady (Chloe Grace Moretz). The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.
The DVD and Blu-ray contains many features including:
- “Isao Takahata and His Tale of the Princess Kaguya” – an 86 minute documentary on the making of the film
- Announcement of the completion of the film
- Japanese Trailers and TV Spots
- US Trailers
Meanwhile, check out some great clips and a behind the scenes look from the film below!