Chihiro and her family are on their way to their new home, when they discover an abandoned amusement park. After Chihiro's family mysteriously turn into pigs, she is thrown into a surreal world of magic and fantasy. Join her as she struggles to survive in the bathhouse of the gods, ruled by an evil witch who has stolen not only her name, but her way back to the real world.
Spirited Away is truly a trip into the imagination with excellent animation, a whimsical execution, and a storyline that leaves one not only liking the characters and progression of events, but also with warm emotions with the overall atmosphere. The movie introduces a young girl named Chihiro as a sullen 11-year old who comes into town with her parents for the first time, as they're moving... read more
Why is this the fan favorite?! Dont get me wrong. I like Spirited away, but I consider it one of the weakest from Miyakazi and Ghibli. Ill just say, if you only watch this, because this is the most mainstream of the similar movies, dont forget, that the others are different. I consider Castle in the sky, Totoro, Kiki, Porco Rosso, Arrietty far superior compared to this. I only wrote this so others... read more