20 Small And Amazing Details Fans Spotted In Studio Ghibli Movies
From dark hidden images in the poster for Grave of the Fireflies to tiny details in the animation that add to the character's backstory, the beautiful hand-crafted films of Studio Ghibli are filled with magical and disturbing moments, hidden meanings, and hilarious details that fans continue to discover. Vote up your favorite film details from the animation powerhouse.
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Deep Dive Into 'Ponyo'Photo: Toho
Posted by u/ignitethis2112:
In Ponyo (2008) Sōsuke’s nose has oxygen coming out since he is a human. But Ponyo, who can breathe underwater does not.
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The Poster For 'Grave Of The Fireflies'Photo: Toho
Posted by u/PsychologicalPermit9:
If you brighten the poster of Grave Of The Fireflies (1988), you will notice that some of the lights are not fireflies, but incendiary bombs from a B-25 bomber.
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Moment Of 'Ma'
Posted by u/abaganoush:
[Hayao] Miyazaki adds to all his films, including Spirited Away (2002), quiet little scenes of inaction, called "Ma," where the character just glances into the horizon and reflects, as a way to have a breathing room amid constant action.
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Healing Powers Of The ForestPhoto: Princess Mononoke / Toho
Posted by u/kris10amanda:
At the end of Princess Mononoke there is a split second scene showing the forest spirit healed the lepers.
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Souvenir From The Spirit World
Posted by u/SleepyHobo:
In Spirited Away (2001), Chihiro is still wearing the purple hair tie Zeniba gave her to protect her as she looks back for the last time meaning her time spent in the spirit world was real.
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Spirit Misses His Stop On Purpose
Posted by u/readarchvillain:
In Spirited Away (2001), the Radish Spirit rides past his floor so that Chihiro doesn't have to travel through the bathhouse alone.