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  • Joined Jan 24, 2013
  • 19 / F

This movie gives a bad name to Hayao Miyazaki and Ghibli Studios as a whole. It's plotline is simple and the struggle seems far too easy to overcome. It's an extremely happy-go-lucky story that simply doesn't fit with the typical Ghibli style. It is not only strongly geared toward younger children, but also rather boring at times.

However, as it was directed by Hayao Miyazaki with Joe Hisaishi composing the music, the animation and sound quality are just as good as any other Studio Ghibli movie.

Still, I do not reccomend this movie to anyone who appreciates Ghibli's better works.

1/10 story
9/10 animation
9/10 sound
2/10 characters
3/10 overall

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IchiRukiloove1 Apr 14, 2014

Happy go lucky? It's a kids movie... -_- it's for little kids! Just wow! 

eifiee Aug 18, 2013

I respect that you didn't like the movie, that's fine, but how does happy go lucky not fit with Ghibli?!?  Some of their films do have sad parts, but its always always focused on positivity!