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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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|Grouped Work ID||35fcd552-08fb-e555-cf92-dd2daee04208|
|Grouping Title||porco rosso|
|Grouping Author||buena vista|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-09-20 04:48:43AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-20 04:52:50AM|
|author2-role||Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm), Walt Disney Home Entertainment (Firm)|
|detailed_location_arlington||Central Kids Audiovisual, Shirlington 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.|
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|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13023743|DVD|Movies||English|Walt Disney Home Entertainment ;||1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|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|