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Netflix is Streaming All Studio Ghibli Movies Starting February, But Not in the U.S.

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Studio Ghibli movies such as “Kiki’s Delivery Service,” “Spirited Away” and “Howl’s Moving Castle” are coming to Netflix starting Feb. 1, but the films will only be available in selected regions outside the United States.

The Studio Ghibli library will be available for subscribers in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, according to Cartoon Brew. The library will be subtitled in 28 languages and dubbed in 20 languages.

‘Grave of the Fireflies’ Poster Has Heartbreaking Easter Egg Discovered 30 Years After Release

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A haunting hidden object was found in Studio Ghibli’s “Grave of the Fireflies” Japanese poster decades after the film was first released in theaters.

The discovery happened when fans re-visited some of Isao Takahata’s works after his passing in 2018, including the late director’s 1988 film “Grave of the Fireflies,” which is regarded as one of the saddest movies ever made, Kotaku reported.

Japanese Director’s Anime Film ‘Mirai’ Gets Historic Oscar Award Nomination

Anime is making its return at the Academy Awards this year with the nomination of director Mamoru Hosoda’s film “Mirai” for the “Best Animated Feature Oscar.”

Hosoda, the visionary filmmaker behind “The Girl Who Leapt Through Time,” “Wolf Children,” and “The Boy and the Beast,” among others, has achieved something remarkable; Mirai is the first ever non-Studio Ghibli anime to be nominated.

China Finally Gets Official Screening of ‘My Neighbor Totoro’ After 30 Years

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After 30 years, Japanese anime fans in China will finally be able to watch classic masterpiece, “My Neighbor Totoro,” made by Studio Ghibli and its legendary director, Hayao Miyazaki.

“My Neighbor Totoro,” which was first released in theaters in 1988, recently took the Chinese box office by storm finishing second place right after the James Wan-directed live-action DC movie “Aquaman.”