WorldCat Identities

Tokuma Shoten

Works: 270 works in 567 publications in 5 languages and 22,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Steampunk films  Science fiction films  Aviation films 
Roles: Producer, Editor, prn
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 3,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chihiro and her parents accidentally wander into another world ruled by witches and monsters. When her parents are captured by the ruler of the world, she tricks the witch into hiring her so she can figure out how to free them
My neighbor Totoro by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

34 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows Satsuke and Mai, two young girls who find their new country home is in a mystical forest inhabited by a menagerie of mystical creatures called Totoros. They befriend O Totoro, the biggest and eldest Totoro, who is also the king of the forest. As their girls' mother lies sick in the hospital, O Totoro brings the sisters on a magical adventure but also helps them to understand the realities of life
Princess Mononoke by Billy Crudup( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boar God turned Tatari-Gami (a Cursing God) curses a young prince to a slow but certain death. To find a possible cure for the curse, he travels to find a Shishi-Gami (a Deer-God). During his journey he becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods led by Princess Mononoke, a young woman who was raised by a Wolf God. Set during the Muromachi era in Japan
Kiki's delivery service by Minami Takayama( Visual )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her 13th birthday, a young witch named Kiki must fly away from home to a new city to find her niche in life. Accompanied by her chatty cat, Jiji, she starts a flying service and discovers lots of fun-filled escapades and meets plenty of new friends
Howl's moving castle by Christian Bale( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Japanese and English and held by 2,033 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
Castle in the sky by Walt Disney( Visual )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,965 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
Kaze no tani no Naushika = Nausicaä of the valley of the wind by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in Japanese and English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nausicaä, une princesse pacifiste, multiplie les efforts pour empêcher deux nations guerrières de se détruire mutuellement et ainsi donner le coup de grâce à leur planète en danger
Whisper of the heart = Mimi o sumaseba by Toshio Suzuki( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 1,134 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
Porco Rosso by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,099 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
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a young schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage - to the Cat King's son - and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Judou = Ju Dou by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920s China, a young woman is forced into marriage and is then abused by her elderly husband. Her suffering attracts the sympathy of her husband's younger, kinder nephew, and the two begin a secret affair that could lead to tragic consequences
Pom poko by Isao Takahata( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 718 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
Only yesterday = Omoide poro poro( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 573 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
Castle in the sky by Gongqijun( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pazu is an engineer's apprentice who finds Sheeta, a young girl, floating down from the sky, wearing a glowing pendant. Together, they discover both are searching for Laputa, a legendary floating castle, and vow to unravel they mystery of the luminous crystal around Sheeta's neck. Their quest won't be easy. There are greedy air pirates, secret government agents and astounding obstacles to keep them from learing the truth
Howl's moving castle( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophie, who helps out at her late father's hat shop, is transformed one day by a witch into an old woman. Sophie seeks out the help of the wizard Howl, who has an amazing moving castle which is fueled by a fire demon named Calcifer. Limited quantities will include bonus DVD version of the film
Tales from Earthsea by Goro Miyazaki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 54 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
Princess Mononoke( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 49 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
Porco Rosso( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World War I flying ace Porco Rosso battles sky pirates and his rivals for the beautiful Gina, all while living under a spell that transformed his face into that of a pig
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

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Alternative Names
Tokuma Shoten

Tokuma Shoten Henshubu

Tokuma Shoten label discographique japonais

Tokuma Shoten Publishing Co., Ltd.

Tokuma Shoten. Tokyo

도쿠마 쇼텐

トクマ ショテン

トクマ ショテン ヘンシュウブ




English (122)

Japanese (90)

Chinese (13)

Spanish (7)

French (1)