Princess Mononoke

A Studio Ghibli Animation, After being attacked by a rampaging Boar-God/Demon, Ashitaka is left with an evil curse on his arm that he must seek a cure for. Unable to find one within his own village Ashitaka heads towards the forest to the west which is forbidden because of the creature-gods that dwell in it. While seeking the forest god to lift the curse on his arm, Ashitaka comes across Iron Town, a town where the people are at war with the forest spirits, especially a dangerous wolf pack led by Princess Mononoke who was raised by the wolf-god. Ashitaka feels obliged to help both the humans and the Wolves but in the end he must realize the results of war is destruction for both sides.

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Actors: Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Minnie Driver, Billy Bob Thornton, John DiMaggio, Gillian Anderson, Keith David

Year: 1997

Length: 133 Minutes

Classification: M15+ Moderate animated violence

Rating:★★★★☆

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