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Summary A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning.

Directed By: Hayao Miyazaki

Written By: Hayao Miyazaki

The Boy and the Heron

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 55 Critic Reviews
must-see
91
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.4
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Summary A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning.

Directed By: Hayao Miyazaki

Written By: Hayao Miyazaki

Where to Watch

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 55 Critic Reviews
91
95% Positive
52 Reviews
5% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 55 Critic Reviews
91
95% Positive
52 Reviews
5% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
0 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.4
72% Positive
177 Ratings
14% Mixed
34 Ratings
14% Negative
34 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.4
72% Positive
177 Ratings
14% Mixed
34 Ratings
14% Negative
34 Ratings

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Production Company Studio Ghibli, Toho
Release Date Nov 22, 2023
Duration 2 h 4 m
Rating PG-13
Golden Globes, USA
• 1 Win & 2 Nominations
Academy Awards, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
• 2 Wins & 7 Nominations