G | | Animation, Family, Fantasy
When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wondrous forest spirits who live nearby.
Dakota Fanning was born in 1994, six years after the film's original release, but joined the voice cast for the 2005 re-release (at which point she was 11).
Trees and people used to be good friends. I saw that tree and decided to buy the house. Hope Mom likes it too. Okay, let's pay our respects then get home for lunch.
When the father bikes with his daughters down a hill, on the road they ride on there are stones and parts of wood, but the bike doesn't shake.
The ending sequence has animation of Totoro and some of the characters from the film walking.
Current prints are missing the Toho Company, Ltd. title card that originally started the film.