Studiocanal has revealed that they are set to release a 20th anniversary, special collector’s edition of Spirited Away. The Oscar-winning film will land on the home entertainment market from 25th October. Check this out.
Chihiro, a headstrong 10-year-old girl, is travelling with her parents to their new home. Chihiro’s father takes a detour to explore a mysterious tunnel in the woods. On the other side they find a deserted and dilapidated theme park with a beautiful bathhouse at the centre. Unwittingly, they have strayed into a spirit world, a land of dreamlike scenery inhabited by ancient gods and supernatural beings, ruled over by the witch, Yubaba. With her parents held captive and Yubaba set on enslaving them forever, Chihiro must use all her energy to survive in this strange new place. With the help of Haku, a mysterious and brave young spirit, she is forced to overcome her fears in order to rescue her parents and escape.
The Collector’s Boxset includes the DVD & Blu-ray Doubleplay edition of the film, the Art of Spirited Away hardback book, original Japanese poster, oversized art cards plus an exclusive bath token bookmark, bathhouse pouch bag and card holder wallet, all housed within a rigid case box.
Special features include:
- Introduction by John Lasseter
- The Making of Spirited Away
- Meet Hayao Miyazaki
- Behind the Microphone – Voice Talent Featurette
- Alternative Angle Storyboards
- Original Japanese Trailers