A teenage girl rescues a mysterious cat from traffic and soon finds herself the unwelcome recipient of gifts and favors from the King of the Cats, who also wants her to marry his son, Prince Lune. With the assistance of a fat, grouchy real cat and a an elegant cat statuette come to life (both characters featured in Studio Ghibli's earlier anime "Whisper of the Heart"), the girl visits the Cat Kingdom and narrowly escapes again.
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Did You Know?
One recurring joke in the original Japanese dub is that Muta keeps being mistakenly called 'Buta,' which is Japanese for 'pig.' Translators were unable to work this joke into the English dub; the nearest they came was for Haru to call him 'Moo-ta,' and have him think she was calling him a cow. See more
In the very first scene of the movie, there is no mailbox in front of the Baron's house. When Haru arrives at the cat bureau, there is a mailbox in front of the house. See more
If you find yourself troubled by something mysterious or a problem that's hard to solve, there's a place you can go where you always find help. You just need to look for it.
The credits have a series of still images from the film. The last image before the film fades is Haru feeding the small white kitten on the pavement. See more
Kaze Ni Naru
Written by Ayano Tsuji
Performed by Ayano Tsuji See more