Porco Rosso

Book Cover
Average Rating
Walt Disney Home Entertainment ;
Pub. Date:
A pilot becomes disillusioned after seeing his friends die for their country, so he leaves the armed forces, becomes a private bounty hunter, and lives cursed as half-human, half-pig.
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 35fcd552-08fb-e555-cf92-dd2daee04208
full_title porco rosso
author buena vista
grouping_category movie
lastUpdate 2017-10-19 20:30:05PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author2-role Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)
available_at_arlington Westover
collection_arlington Kids Audiovisual
detailed_location_arlington Central Kids Audiovisual, Westover Kids Audiovisual
display_description Slouching towards middle age, Porco Rosso makes his living by flying about in his red bi-plane and fighting sky bandits who prey on cruise ships sailing the Adriatic. When he's not engaging in dog fights, this pilot lives on a deserted island retreat. Porco was once a strappling young man, but after his entire squardron was wiped out, he is mysteriously transformed into a pig. Then he is defeated in a dogfight against a dashing American rival, who has been hired by the dastardly bandits. With his plane damaged, he finds a repair hanger near Milan where a local woman fixes his plane.
format_arlington DVD
format_category_arlington Movies
id 35fcd552-08fb-e555-cf92-dd2daee04208
isbn 9780788834028
item_details ils:.b13023743|.i2096318x|Central Kids Audiovisual|J/DVD PORCO|||1|false|false|||||In Transit|Oct 19, 2017|cjxdv||, ils:.b13023743|.i20963191|Westover Kids Audiovisual|J/DVD PORCO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Sep 15, 2017|wjxdv||
itype_arlington DVD, DVS
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington J/DVD PORCO
local_time_since_added_arlington Year
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central, Westover
primary_isbn 9780788834028
primary_upc 786936175264
publishDate 2004
record_details ils:.b13023743|DVD|Movies||English|Walt Disney Home Entertainment ;|[2004]|1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13023743|.i2096318x|In Transit|In Transit|false|false|true|false|false|true|999|||, ils:.b13023743|.i20963191|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
title_display Porco Rosso
title_full Porco Rosso [videorecording] / a Studio Ghibli film ; Tokuma Shoten ; producer, Rick Dempsey ; writers, Cindy Davis Hewitt, Donald H. Hewitt, Hayno Miyazaki ; directed by Tony Bancroft, Hayao Miyazaki
title_short Porco Rosso
upc 786936175264