Whisper of the Heart

Movie (1 ep x 111 min)
4.347 of 5 from 9,483 votes
Rank #231

Whisper of the Heart is a touching Ghibli slice-of-life story, about a young girl named Shizuku. While riding the train, she notices a fat cat riding alongside her. Following the cat, she finds a shop where she is told an enchanting story of a gold statue named "The Baron". WotH follows Shizuku in her struggles to grow, and her budding love with the shopkeeper's son.

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vivafruit's avatar by vivafruit on Oct 19, 2009
Score 8.5/10

For a good while now, in every review, I have always tried to explain exactly why I liked or disliked an anime. As time has shown, this is one of the more maddening principles that I have taken up. Occassionally, a case comes up in which I am at a complete loss to understand what factors influenced my opinion. Whisper of the Heart is such an anime. There is absolutely no doubt in my mind about whether... read more

Literallyfooled's avatar by Literallyfooled on Jan 14, 2013
Score 9.5/10

If you would like to see a corny, cute, semi-romantic animated movie, then this is for you! The series itself admits that it's "corny" but I think that why I liked it so much.  read more

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