Alex's Studio Ghibli List Best To Worst

by alexybj21 | created - 07 Apr 2012 | updated - 01 Jul 2012 | Public

I Wanted To Make A List Of My Opinion Of All The Studio Ghibli Movies! Even The Last Movie Listed Is Not Bad Every Singe One Is Magical In It's Own Creative Way :)

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1. Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

Not Rated | 89 min | Animation, Drama, War

8.5
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A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi, Yoshiko Shinohara

Votes: 164,145

Although This Is Not Like Alot Of The Studio Ghibli Movies It It And Will Allways Be My Favorite. I Actually Cried.. At A Animated Film.. Simply Amazing This Movie Should Be More Popular Than It Actually Is.

2. Ponyo (2008)

G | 101 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
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86 Metascore

A five year-old boy develops a relationship with Ponyo, a goldfish princess who longs to become a human after falling in love with him.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon, Liam Neeson, Tomoko Yamaguchi

Votes: 95,923 | Gross: $15.09M

I Loved This Movie! The Colors And The Animation Are Amazing! Words Cant Describe How Much I Love This Film!

3. My Neighbor Totoro (1988)

G | 86 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

8.2
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When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wondrous forest spirits who live nearby.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi

Votes: 203,838

Cute And Amazing! This Movie Makes You Feel Like A Kid In A Candy Store! Such A Happy Film, One Of The Most Creative Movies I Have Ever Seen.

4. Princess Mononoke (1997)

PG-13 | 134 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

8.4
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76 Metascore

On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka, Billy Crudup

Votes: 256,739 | Gross: $2.38M

This Movie Is Simply Flawless, The Writing In This Movie Is What Shocked Me The Plot Is Just So Great As Well As The Animation. I Would Be Shocked If Anyone Did Not Have This In There Top 10 Ghibli Movies!

5. Spirited Away (2001)

PG | 125 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.6
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96 Metascore

During her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts.

Directors: Hayao Miyazaki, Kirk Wise | Stars: Daveigh Chase, Suzanne Pleshette, Miyu Irino, Rumi Hiiragi

Votes: 484,780 | Gross: $10.06M

This Was The 1st Studio Ghibli Movie I Watched. This Movie Will Allways Have A Place In My Heart! So So So Creative!

6. Howl's Moving Castle (2004)

PG | 119 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.2
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80 Metascore

When an unconfident young woman is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Chieko Baishô, Takuya Kimura, Tatsuya Gashûin, Akihiro Miwa

Votes: 246,750 | Gross: $4.71M

The Voice Dub In This Is Great As Well As The Film Itself! Another Hayo Masterpecie

7. Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)

G | 103 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community difficult while she supports herself by running an air courier service.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Minami Takayama, Rei Sakuma, Kappei Yamaguchi

Votes: 87,173

Magical! Phil Hartman's Voice Of Jiji Is The Best Voice Dub In A Animated Movie! The Background Art In This Movie Is Simply Amazing! I Remember When I Was About 9 (Now I Am 14 Years Old) I Watched This Movie Alot But Never Knew The Name Of It.. When I Bought All The Studio Ghibli Movies I Was So Happy And Shocked That This Was A Ghibli!

8. Castle in the Sky (1986)

PG | 125 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

8.1
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A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Anna Paquin, James Van Der Beek, Cloris Leachman, Mark Hamill

Votes: 111,330

Such A Great Plot! I Allways Dreamed Of Castles In The Sky! Being Studio Ghibli's 1st Real Movie It Is A Pearl!

9. Mimi wo sumaseba (1995)

G | 111 min | Animation, Drama, Family

8.0
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A love story between a girl who loves reading books, and the boy who has previously checked out all of the library books she chooses.

Director: Yoshifumi Kondô | Stars: Yoko Honna, Issei Takahashi, Takashi Tachibana, Shigeru Muroi

Votes: 35,020

I Had To Put This Movie In My Top 10 Because I Fell In Love With It Even Before Watching It! I Think Why I Love This Movie Is It's Really Realistic (Unlike Most Studio Ghibli Movies) Amazing Plot And Animation! Also Amazing Soundtrack!

10. The Secret World of Arrietty (2010)

G | 94 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

7.6
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80 Metascore

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. Life changes for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi | Stars: Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Moises Arias

Votes: 60,662 | Gross: $19.20M

Even Though This Is Based Off The Borrers Its Still Amazing! In My Opinion This Has The Best Color In All Studio Ghibli Movies! Simply Magical..

11. Pom Poko (1994)

PG | 119 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.4
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A community of magical shape-shifting raccoon dogs struggle to prevent their forest home from being destroyed by urban development.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Shinchô Kokontei, Makoto Nonomura, Yuriko Ishida, Norihei Miki

Votes: 16,847

Ok.. This Ones Hard.. Parts Of This Movie Are Amazing! I Would Of Loved It If Ghibli Would Not Have Made This More Of A Silly Movie.. Parts Of This Movie Are The Most Beautiful Animation I Have Ever Seen! Not As Bad As People Say It Is..

12. My Neighbors the Yamadas (1999)

PG | 104 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
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The life and misadventures of a family in contemporary Japan.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Hayato Isohata, Masako Araki, Naomi Uno, Tôru Masuoka

Votes: 7,722

I Love This Movie! I Think Why I Enjoyed It So Much Was Because It Is So So So Different From All The Ghibli Movies Because It's Short Stories The Animation Is Very Different, But It Has Very Good Family Humor! In My Opinon One Of Ghibli's Most Ignored Movies..

13. Porco Rosso (1992)

PG | 94 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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In 1930s Italy, a veteran World War I pilot is cursed to look like an anthropomorphic pig.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Shûichirô Moriyama, Tokiko Katô, Bunshi Katsura Vi, Tsunehiko Kamijô

Votes: 54,242

Not A Bad Movie! Still A Gem.. Part Of This Movie (Like Eathsea) Are Better Than Others. Thoughout The Movie It Seemed A Little Bit Boring.. Still A Amazing Movie With Outstanding Animation!

14. Gedo senki (2006)

PG-13 | 115 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

6.5
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47 Metascore

In a mythical land, a man and a young boy investigate a series of unusual occurrences.

Director: Gorô Miyazaki | Stars: Timothy Dalton, Willem Dafoe, Mariska Hargitay, Jun'ichi Okada

Votes: 26,398 | Gross: $0.05M

This Movie Is Trashed By Critics And Fans.. But Even Though This Movie Is One Of My Least Favorite Ghibli Movies It Is Still Amazing! I Think What "Killed" This Movie Was The Violence Unlike Other Ghibli Movies.. This Movie Could Have Been A Mononoke But Sadly Wasent..

15. Neko no ongaeshi (2002)

G | 75 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.3
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After helping a cat, a young girl finds herself involuntarily engaged to a cat prince in a magical world where her only hope of freedom lies with a dapper cat statuette come to life.

Director: Hiroyuki Morita | Stars: Chizuru Ikewaki, Yoshihiko Hakamada, Aki Maeda, Takayuki Yamada

Votes: 35,009

Cat Returns VS Whisper Of The Heart Whisper Of The Heart Wins! A Ok Sequal But This Movie Has Nothing Compared To Whisper Of The Heart! Still Amazing, But It Seems Like I Could Forget About It...

16. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)

PG | 117 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

8.1
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Warrior/pacifist Princess Nausicaä desperately struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki | Stars: Sumi Shimamoto, Mahito Tsujimura, Hisako Kyôda, Gorô Naya

Votes: 110,928

I Though This Movie Would Be Amazing! It's Not Bad.. But Not Good.. Being A Very Old Film The Animation Is Outstanding And Beautiful! I Feel Stupid Because Everyone Says It A Amazing Movie.. But Sadly I Just Cant See It.. I Feel Crazy.. In My Opinon Hayo's Worst Work...