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Movies Written By Hayao Miyazaki

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This is a list of films written by Hayao Miyazaki, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Hayao Miyazaki is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Hayao Miyazaki screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Hayao Miyazaki films are not included on this list. Hayao Miyazaki has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Hayao Miyazaki films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

Examples include Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke.

You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Hayao Miyazaki write?" and "How many movies did Hayao Miyazaki write?"

This list includes almost all of Hayao Miyazaki's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Hayao Miyazaki wrote in order to find out more about each individual Hayao Miyazaki film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Hayao Miyazaki films. (22 items)
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A Sumo Wrestler's Tail Sawako Agawa
A Sumo Wrestler's Tail is a Japanese animated fantasy short film directed by Akihiko Yamashita and written by Hayao Miyazaki made for the Studio Ghibli Museum. It premiered at the museum in ...more
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Mirai Shida, Tatsuya Fujiwara, Kirin Kiki
Arrietty, titled The Borrower Arrietty in Japan and The Secret World of Arrietty in North America, is a 2010 Japanese animated fantasy film directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi and scripted by Hayao ...more
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Megumi Hayashibara, Mayumi Tanaka, Ichirō Nagai
Castle in the Sky is a 1986 Japanese animated adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and is also the first film produced and released by Studio Ghibli. The film was distributed by ...more
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Masami Nagasawa, Teruyuki Kagawa, Yuriko Ishida
From Up on Poppy Hill is a 2011 Japanese animated drama film directed by Gorō Miyazaki, based on the 1980 serialized Japanese comic of the same name illustrated by Chizuru Takahashi and written ...more
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Kyōka Suzuki, Ryunosuke Kamiki, Yo Oizumi
Hoshi o Katta Hi is a Japanese animated short film directed by Hayao Miyazaki and released January 3, 2006. It was produced by Toshio Suzuki for Studio Ghibli for their exclusive use in the ...more
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Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura
Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The ...more
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Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi, Akio Ōtsuka
Kiki's Delivery Service is a 1989 Japanese animated fantasy film produced by Studio Ghibli. It was written, produced and directed by Hayao Miyazaki as an adaptation of the 1985 novel of the same ...more
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Koro no Daisanpo, Koro's Big Day Out, is a 2002 Japanese animated short film. Hayao Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli is the writer and director. The film is about Koro the puppy, who runs away from his ...more
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Kujiratori is a short film shown only in the Ghibli Museum in Mitaka, Japan. The film has a running time of 16 minutes. It is drawn in a different, simpler style compared to other Studio Ghibli ...more
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Looking for a Home Akiko Yano, Tamori
Looking for a Home was written, directed and produced by Hayao Miyazaki for Studio Ghibli. The short film originally released on January 3, 2006, and is shown only in the Saturn Theater at the ...more
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Chika Sakamoto
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Akiko Yano
Mizugumo Monmon is a fifteen-minute Japanese animated short film released on January 3, 2006. It was produced and directed by Hayao Miyazaki for anime production house Studio Ghibli. It can be ...more
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Mr. Dough and the Egg Princess
Pandane to Tamago Hime is a Japanese animated fantasy short film by Hayao Miyazaki made for the Studio Ghibli Museum. It premiered at the museum on November 20, 2010. Miyazaki conceived the idea ...more
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Noriko Hidaka, Ikue Ōtani, Sumi Shimamoto
My Neighbor Totoro is a 1988 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film – which stars the voice actors Noriko Hidaka, Chika ...more
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Jōji Yanami, Yoshiko Sakakibara, Ichirō Nagai
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is a 1984 Japanese animated post-apocalyptic fantasy adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, based on his own 1982 manga of the same name. ...more
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On Your Mark
Ghibli Experimental Theater On Your Mark is an animated music video created by Studio Ghibli for the song "On Your Mark" by the Japanese rock duo Chage & Aska. The song was ...more
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Nozomi Ōhashi, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, George Tokoro
Ponyo, initially titled in English as Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea, is a 2008 Japanese animated fantasy comedy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli and Toho. It is ...more
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Akio Ōtsuka, Akemi Okamura, Osamu Saka
Porco Rosso is a 1992 Japanese animated adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It is based on Hikōtei Jidai, a three-part watercolor manga by Miyazaki. The film stars the voices ...more
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Claire Danes, Gillian Anderson, Jada Pinkett Smith
Princess Mononoke is a 1997 anime epic action historical fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It was animated by Studio Ghibli and produced by Toshio Suzuki. The film stars the ...more
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Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki
Spirited Away is a 2001 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film stars Rumi Hiiragi, Miyu Irino, Mari Natsuki, Takeshi Naito, ...more
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Ichirō Nagai, Sumi Shimamoto, Gorō Naya
The Castle of Cagliostro is a 1979 Japanese animated film co-written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It is the second film featuring Monkey Punch's master thief Arsène Lupin III, from his ...more
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Mayumi Iizuka, Minami Takayama, Shigeru Muroi
Whisper of the Heart is a 1995 Japanese animated romantic drama film directed by Yoshifumi Kondō and written by Hayao Miyazaki based on the 1989 manga of the same name by Aoi Hiiragi. The film ...more