Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

From the animation legend Hayao Miyazaki ("Spirited Away") comes three mesmerizing animated films: "Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind", "Porco Roso", and "The Cat Returns". Each are sold separately as a 2 disc DVD set, which feature a new English voice over, along with the original Japanese language track. These animations combine creativity, compelling characters, and beautiful artistry into magical, mystical stories packed with adventure.

A thousand years ago, a great war destroyed many areas of a serene seaside community. To this day, there is only one remaining kingdom: The Valley of the Wind. However, the Valley is not as peaceful as it once was. Evil and powerful insects, called ohmu, have taken over the land. The ohmu guard a poisonous jungle that is spreading like a virus across the planet. Princess Nausicaä, ruler of the Valley, and her companions struggle to create peace between the people of the Valley and the ohmu.

The english language track of the film features the vocal talents of Alison Lohman (Nausicaä), Patrick Stewart (Lord Yupa), Uma Thurman (Kushana), Chris Sarandon (Kurotowa), Shia LeBeouf (Asbel), Edward James Olmos (Mito) and Mark Hamill (Mayor of Pejite).

Special Features:
– Behind the Microphone: Interviews with the english voice talent of the film.
– Complete Storyboards: See the entire film shown in storyboard form, accompanied by English language audio.
– Original Japanese Theatrical Trailer.
– The Birth Story of Studio Ghibli: the Japanese film studio affiliated with Disney.

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