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Grave of the Fireflies More at IMDbPro »Hotaru no haka (original title)

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1.

A Beautiful Unforgettable Masterpiece that shows the true cost of war.

10/10
Author: Earely on 16 June 2010
2.

A masterpiece, whose beauty is often overlooked

10/10
Author: Lupercali on 4 September 2004
3.

The best movie you'll never want to see again

10/10
Author: Nogami on 26 August 2001
4.

Haunting

10/10
Author: Black Rainbow on 28 January 2001
5.

More moving than you could ever expect

10/10
Author: bdod5489 on 3 February 2005
6.

Brutally honest and heartbreaking

10/10
Author: Dark0 on 9 October 2003
7.

One of the finest films ever made.

Author: Theoron on 7 December 1999
8.

A powerful film that shows the true cost of war

10/10
Author: dee.reid on 28 August 2004
9.

Powerful and Heartbreaking

Author: Howard Schumann on 11 November 2002
10.

Heartbreaking

10/10
Author: Nephilim-6 on 4 March 2001
11.

A magnificent piece of work and one of the most heartbreaking tales ever told

8/10
Author: The_Void on 7 January 2005
12.

Depressing, but a must see

9/10
Author: dbborroughs on 6 July 2004
13.

Heartbreaking...

10/10
Author: Teebs2 on 3 January 2006
14.

Truly Heartbreaking

10/10
Author: michael saunders (saunders.michael@lycos.com) on 21 June 2001
15.

Addressing my fellow reviewers

10/10
Author: deomortis on 4 April 2007
16.

Heartrendering, moving masterpiece from Isao Takahata, and a triumph for animation.

10/10
Author: JTurner82 on 18 August 2005
17.

They won't make them like this anymore.

10/10
Author: Blackavarbunny on 2 June 2005
18.

Grave of the Fireflies Review

10/10
Author: woodchippu- on 20 July 2005
19.

"Hard to recover from, impossible to forget"

10/10
Author: mahlersoboes on 25 September 2005
20.

A very sad yet powerful movie

10/10
Author: Lady Targaryen on 29 January 2006
21.

Unique combination of Italian neorealism and Yasujiro Ozu's Japanese drama for probably the best animation film out there

10/10
Author: tutanes2 on 17 November 2005
22.

An extremely sensitive and poignant animated film.

8/10
Author: BadWebDiver on 11 November 2004
23.

An emotion-filled film

10/10
Author: luisc7410 on 14 January 2005
24.

It would be heartless not to like this movie

10/10
Author: Angel Meiru on 22 February 2005
25.

It's awesome... anime's greatest masterpiece ever

10/10
Author: Sebastián Erasmy (slyman.is.god@gmail.com) on 8 August 2005
26.

Heartbreaking, Upsetting, Beautiful, Brilliant.

10/10
Author: baz_trinity on 10 December 2006
27.

Gem of a movie.

10/10
Author: pr4bh on 16 January 2006
28.

Utterly Devastating

10/10
Author: roquedog504 on 26 November 2005
29.

a truly beautiful example of Japanese animated cinema

10/10
Author: paul may (tuxpixie@gmail.com) on 5 March 2006
30.

Utterly devastating

10/10
Author: Leofwine_draca on 10 February 2011
31.

This movie doesn't move you,it shatters you

9/10
Author: Rohit Rajkumar (roha2lak@yahoo.co.in) on 19 August 2009
32.

warning: this film will burn a hole in your heart

10/10
Author: darth_darth on 16 July 2005
33.

Joins a select few as a movie that has brought me tears

10/10
Author: 0rganism on 24 February 2003
34.

Possibly the best film ever?

10/10
Author: (mwalzak) on 21 January 2003
35.

A gem in every right, and one of the best things ever put to film, animated or not

10/10
Author: Archrival0001 on 21 August 2005
36.

Cry...

10/10
Author: electronsexparty on 10 June 2005
37.

OK, i was depressed for a week

10/10
Author: k_alby on 9 January 2005
38.

Beautiful haunting film

9/10
Author: orbrium on 17 April 2006
39.

Tragedy

9/10
Author: Mu'taz Abul-Khair on 28 October 2013
40.

A very Japanese War Story

10/10
Author: J.A. R. on 9 September 2012
41.

Wonderful. SECOND VIEWING of this FILM--- very ESSENTIAL.

10/10
Author: Sasson Solomon on 9 November 2010
42.

Good movie, be wary of the negatives due to lack of understanding

9/10
Author: thenekassyni on 29 January 2009
43.

Make a grown man cry like a baby!!!

10/10
Author: abmong on 1 October 2008
44.

One of the great animation classics.

Author: tonymurphylee on 21 May 2008
45.

Best movie you never want to see again

10/10
Author: ChristleyTF on 9 May 2008
46.

this is one of the best movies i've ever seen if not the best

10/10
Author: joaosantos20 on 28 March 2008
47.

the most powerful movie i have ever seen

10/10
Author: riceowensmoss on 28 November 2007
48.

A truly great film

10/10
Author: mike-3274 on 15 April 2007
49.

Very moving experience

10/10
Author: David on 24 March 2007
50.

Finding Love, Compassion and Solitude In Even The Darkest Moments

10/10
Author: Det_McNulty on 24 October 2006

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