PG | | Animation, Drama, Family
A group of Yokohama teens look to save their school's clubhouse from the wrecking ball in preparations for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
Aoi Teshima does the voice for Umi's friend, Yuko. She also sings the ending theme, "Summer of Farewells - From Up on Poppy Hill". Aoi Teshima was also the voice of Therru in Tales of Earthsea and sang Therru's theme song too.
There's no future for people who worship the future, and forget the past.
Although the movie takes place in the early 1960s, the "Coke" sign over the store (at around 6 mins) has a swoosh. That didn't become part of the Coca-Cola logo until 1969.
When Umi and Shun board the ship to find out the truth about their parentage, there is a shot that shows a red sign saying "Ghibli" on the front of the ship.
$57,585 (USA) (17 March 2013)
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