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From up on Poppy Hill
Miyazaki, Goro, 1967-
Publication Information:
[United States] : GKids, [2012]
Physical Description:
1 videodiscs (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 bonus disc
In the year 1963 in Yokohama, an innocent romance blossoms between two high school students, Umi and Shun. As Japan recovers from World War II and prepares to host the 1964 Olympics, the mood contains both optimism and conflict as the younger generation struggles to escape the shackles of the past. While trying to save a dilapidated Meiji-era club house from demolition, the relationship flourishes. But a buried secret from their past emerges to cast a shadow on the future and pull them apart.
General Note:
"Original graphic novel by Chizuru Takahashi and Tetsuro Saymama" -- from container.

Bonus disc: Original Japanese version, feature-length storyboards, celebrity cast recording featurette, interview with Goro Miyazaki, music vgideo, Yokohama featurette, original Japanese trailers and TV spots.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG; for mild thematic elements and some incidental smoking images.
Added Uniform Title:
Kokuriko-zaka Kara.
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