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The Secret World of Arrietty (17-Jul-2010)

Original Title: Kari-gurashi no Arietti

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Writer: Hayao Miyazaki

From novel: The Borrowers by Mary Norton

Music: CÚcile Corbel

Producer: Toshi Suzuki

Keywords: Fantasy

A race of four-inch-tall humanoid "borrowers" find their lives altered when their existence is discovered by one of their house's human inhabitants.

ABSTRACT
Fourteen-year old Arrietty lives a whimsical existence with her family, a four-inch-tall humanoid race called the "Clocks", that finds them living in anonymity and making clandestine trips inside a house full of full-sized humanoids to "borrow" items to preserve their habitat. When Arrietty commits a blunder in the course of her own "borrowing" that finds her discovered by human inhabitant and neglected young boy Shawn, however, she embarks on a mystical journey that could forever alter the future of her kind.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Moises Arias
Actor
12-Apr-1994   Rico on Hannah Montana
Will Arnett
Actor
5-May-1970   George Bluth on Arrested Development
Carol Burnett
Actor
26-Apr-1933   The Carol Burnett Show
Olivia Colman
Actor
30-Jan-1974   Sophie Chapman on Peep Show
David Henrie
Actor
11-Jul-1989   Wizards of Waverly Place
Phyllida Law
Actor
8-May-1932   The Winter Guest
Frank Marshall
Film/TV Producer
13-Sep-1946   Co-Founder of Amblin Entertainment
Geraldine McEwan
Actor
9-May-1932   Mapp & Lucia
Bridgit Mendler
Actor
18-Dec-1992   Teddy Duncan on Good Luck Charlie
Amy Poehler
Actor
16-Sep-1971   Leslie Knope on Parks and Recreation
Saoirse Ronan
Actor
12-Apr-1994   Atonement
Mark Strong
Actor
30-Aug-1963   Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

CAST

Bridgit Mendler   ...   Arrietty
David Henrie   ...   Shawn
Amy Poehler   ...   Homily
Will Arnett   ...   Pod
Moises Arias   ...   Spiller
and
Carol Burnett   ...   Hara
Gracie Poletti   ...   Aunt Jessica
Additional Voices
Peter Jason   ...   Additional Voices
Frank Marshall   ...   Additional Voices
Karey Kirkpatrick   ...   Additional Voices
Steve Alpert   ...   Additional Voices

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