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Tokuma Shoten

Works: 228 works in 536 publications in 5 languages and 21,289 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Steampunk films  Science fiction films  Aviation films 
Roles: Producer, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Tokuma Shoten
Spirited away by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 2,943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young girl gets trapped in a strange new world of spirits, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free herself and rescue her parents
My neighbor Totoro by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

34 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venues s'installer dans une maison à la campagne avec leur père pour se rapprocher de l'hôpital où séjourne leur maman, deux fillettes découvrent que leur nouveau voisin est un esprit de la forêt du nom de Totoro, visible seulement pour les enfants. Celui-ci leur présente des personnages extraordinaires et les entraîne dans un périple incroyable
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inflicted with a deadly curse, a young warrior named Ashitaka sets out to the forests of the west in search of the cure that will save his life. Once there, he becomes inextricably entangled in a bitter battle that matches Lady Eboshi and a proud clan of humans against the forest's animal gods who are led by the brave Princess Mononoke, a young woman raised by wolves
Castle in the sky by Qijun Gong( Visual )

30 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned, Pazu is caught up in a thrilling adventure after Sheeta, a young girl wearing a glowing pendant, floats out of the night sky and into his life. Now, the pair must soar above the clouds in order to find the legendary floating city of Laputa and its treasures
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( Visual )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiki is an enterprising young girl who must follow tradition to become a full-fledged witch. Venturing out with only her black cat, Jiji, Kiki flies off for the adventure of a lifetime. Landing in a far-off city, she sets up a high-flying delivery service and begins a wonderful experience of independence and responsibility as she finds her place in the world
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuenta la historia de Sophie, una joven que trabaja en una sombrerería en un pueblo de las montañas y que un buen día conoce a un extraño joven, con el cual escapa de unas extrañas criaturas que le persiguen. Tras despedirse de él, Sophie vuelve a la sombrerería, donde recibe la visita de una enorme mujer que la maldice, transformándola en una anciana de 90 años que no puede decirle a nadie quien es. Sin poder decir nada en su propia casa, Sophie decide partir hacia los páramos en busca de la única persona que cree que podría ayudarla, el mago Howl, del que se cuenta que devora el corazón de la gente
Kaze no tani no Naushika Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic coming-of-age tale of Nausicaa, a compassionate princess warrior striving to negotiate peace between kingdoms battling over the last of the planet's precious natural resources
Porco Rosso by Qijun Gong( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Early 1930's era Italy, air pirates, bounty hunters, and high flyers of all sorts rule the skies. The most cunning and skilled of these pilots is Porco Rosso. After watching the spirits of the pilots killed in the last air battle he fought in rise to the heavens, his head turned into that of a pig. He now makes a living taking jobs, such as rescuing those kidnapped by air pirates. Donald Curtis, Porco's rival, provides a constant challenge to the hero
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Yoshifumi Kondō( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A schoolgirl named Shizuku, who longs to discover her true talents, meets the mysterious Seiji, a boy who is determined to follow his dreams, and the Baron, a magical cat who helps her listen to the whispers in her heart
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An act of kindness brings Haru, a schoolgirl, to the attention of the Cat King who lavishes her with presents, including a proposal of marriage to his son, and opens her eyes to a whole other world
Pom poko by Shang Shang Typhoon( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary tale of transformation and hope is told as the human world begins to encroach upon the animal world. When the raccoons of the Tama Hills are forced from their homes by encroaching houses and shopping malls, they band together and perfect the ancient art of transformation until they are able to appear as humans
Tales from Earthsea by Goro Miyazaki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a mythical world filled with magic and bewitchment, crops are dwindling, dragons have reappeared, and humanity is giving way to chaos. Journey with Lord Archmage Sparrowhawk, a master wizard, and Arren, a troubled young prince, on a tale of redemption and self-discovery as they search for the force behind a mysterious imbalance in the land of Earthsea. Based on the classic fantasy book series by Ursula Le Guin
Only yesterday by Isao Takahata( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After living her whole life in the city, 27-year-old Taeko decides to visit her relatives in the countryside. As she travels, memories of her youth resurface. And after meeting young farmer Toshio, she wonders if she's been true to the dreams of her childhood self
3D wonderland( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirai shōnen Konan( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean waves by Tomomi Mochizuki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ocean Waves is high school love story set in Kochi, Japan. Morisaku Taku and Matsuno Yutaka are best friends when a girl from Tokyo named Muto Rikako transfers to their school. Excluding herself from group activities, she's eventually labeled a snob. Matsuno has a crush on Rikako, so it's no surprise that he gets a little jealous when Morisaku and Rikako start spending more time together. The rumors around school get worse, but Morisaku still insists there is nothing between him and Rikako
Gamera 2 attack of the Legion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"That giant fire-breathing turtle you loved as a kid is back with a vengeance...Viewers of the original series, however, should be forewarned that this all new, multi-million dollar Gamera isn't aimed at the kiddies! [T]he lean, green fighting machine has been reborn with a whole new set of tricks under his 200-foot shell!..Aiding Gamera in his fight are a courageous naval officer, an intrepid ornithologist, and a beautiful young psychic." -- Container
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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.18 for Howl's mov ... to 0.78 for Mirai shō ...)

Kiki's delivery service
Alternative Names
Tokuma Shoten

Tokuma Shoten Henshubu

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Tokuma Shoten Publishing Co., Ltd.

Tokuma Shoten. Tokyo

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