The Wind Rises

Alt titles: Kaze Tachinu

Movie (1 ep x 127 min)
4.439 out of 5 from 685 votes
Rank #94
The Wind Rises main image

Inspired by the aesthetics of design and the freedom of flying, Jiro Horikoshi pursues a life dedicated to the creation of a beautiful aircraft. He labors from his childhood, filled with dreams of engineering, to adulthood as he creates an elegant, flightworthy plane—the Mitsubishi A6M Zero—that eventually is used for something quite different than he expected: war.

Source: ANN. Will be replaced by a unique synopsis written by Anime-Planet and updated tags.

my anime:

not rated

If you like The Wind Rises, you might like...

The Wind Rises has no anime recommendations yet. Be the first and add some today!
The Wind Rises has no manga recommendations yet. Be the first and add some today!

Reviews

See all reviews
Mariisa's avatar by Mariisa on Mar 7, 2014
Score: 9/10

Story | 8/10
Fast-paced telling of a story that emphasizes the significance of dreams. "The Wind Rises" also leaves one in awe of the technological development of Tokyo, Japan during World War II. Though I found some parts of the story could have been a little further elaborated, the film itself is still a masterfully told tale.  The story of "The Wind Rises" takes place during... read more

Characters

Staff

User Stats

Recent activity

View all
Axijia wants to watch The Wind Rises
paloke8 wants to watch The Wind Rises
bigun58 watched The Wind Rises at 1 of 1 episodes
redbalinese rated the The Wind Rises anime 3.5/5 stars
redbalinese watched The Wind Rises at 1 of 1 episodes

Custom lists

View all
2014 Anime Watch List by redli0n82 Jul 27, 2014
~~~O~~~Ghibli Days 2014~~~O~~~ by DracoBlade Jul 27, 2014
Favorite Anime Movies by Maelia Jul 26, 2014