Porco Rosso

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Walt Disney Home Entertainment ;
Pub. Date:
[2004]
Language:
English
Description
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.
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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.
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table_of_contents disc 1. Feature (ca. 93 min.) -- disc 2. Bonus features (Behind the microphone with voice talent, complete story boards, original Japanese trailers, interview with producer Toshio Suzuki).
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title Porco Rosso
title_alt Kurenai no buta.
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
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