Whisper of the Heart

Movie (1 ep x 111 min)
4.344 out of 5 from 7,939 votes
Rank #205

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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livelifeloudly's avatar by livelifeloudly on Aug 28, 2010
Score: 10/10

Story:10   Whisper of the heart is a touching love story between Seiji Amasawa and Shizuku Tsukishima.    It all started when Shizuku looked at the check-out card in the front of her library book.Seiji had checked out every book she got before her.If he hadn't checked it out then his family had donated it!    Shizuku and Seiji aren't on the best... read more

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

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