Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

Genres - Anime, Drama, Horror, War  |   Sub-Genres - Coming-Of-Age Fiction, Drama Anime and Manga, Ghost Film  |   Release Date - Apr 16, 1988  |   Run Time - 89 min.  |   Countries - Japan  |   MPAA Rating - TV-14
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Grave of the Fireflies is a 1988 Japanese animated war film based on the 1967 semi-autobiographical short story of the same name by Akiyuki Nosaka. It was written and directed by Isao Takahata, and animated by Studio Ghibli for the story's publisher Shinchosha Publishing. The film stars Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Yoshiko Shinohara and Akemi Yamaguchi. Set in the city of Kobe, Japan, the film tells the story of two siblings, Seita and Setsuko, and their desperate struggle to survive during the final months of the Second World War.

Movie Info

Budget

$3,700,000

Box Office

$516,962

Tags

Anime, Anti War, Anti-War Film, Coming Of Age/Teen, Film Based On Literature, Flashback Film, Hayao Miyazaki, Hunger, Japan, Nosaka Akiyuki, Seita, Shelter, Spiritual/Religious, True Stories

Attributes

Based On: Grave of the Fireflies
Subject: Animated about orphans, bombing of Kobe in World War II, Pacific War, World War II

Alternate Titles

Ateşböceklerinin Mezarı
TR
Căn hầm đom đóm
VN
Cemitério dos Vagalumes
BR
Cimitirul licuricilor
RO
Das Grab der Leuchtkäfer
DD, DE
Die letzten Glühwürmchen
DE, CH
Die letzten Leuchtkäfer
DE
Eldflugornas grav
SE
Ghabr alyara'at
EG
Graf van de Vuurvliegjes
NL
Grave of the Fireflies
AU, CA, GR, IN, NO, PH, RO, SG, GB, US
Grave of the Fireflies สุสานหิ่งห้อย
TH
Grave of the Fireflys
IE
Groblje krijesnica
HR
Grobowiec świetlików
PL
Hotaru no haka
CA, ID, JP, AE, US
Hrob svetlušiek
SK
Ildfluenes grav
NO
Ildfluernes grav
DK
Jaanimardikate haud
EE
Jonvabalių kapas
LT
La tomba de les lluernes
ES
La tomba delle lucciole
IT
La tumba de las luciérnagas
AR, CL, CO, PR, ES, VE
La Tumba De Las Luciérnagas
MX
Le tombeau des lucioles
BE, FR, CH
Madfan-e kermha-ye shabtab
IR
Mộ đom đóm
VN
Mormântul Licuricilor
RO
O Túmulo dos Pirilampos
PT
Susan Hinghoi
TH
Szentjánosbogarak sírja
HU
Tombstone for Fireflies
US
Tulikärpästen hauta
FI
Tumba de luciérnagas
UY
Túmulo dos Vagalumes
BR
Una tomba per le lucciole
IT
Yaltiroq qo'ng'izlar qabri
UZ
Zoi Gin Jing Fo Cung
HK
Гробље свитаца
RS
Могила світлячків
UA
Могила светлячков
BY, RU, US
Там, където светулките намират вечен покой
BG
سيتا الحنون
SA
ग्रेव ऑफ फिरेफ़्लिएस
IN
สุสานหิ่งห้อย
TH
再見螢火蟲
HK
再见萤火虫
CN
火垂るの墓
JP
火垂るの墓(1988)
JP
萤火虫之墓
CN
螢火蟲之墓
TW
반딧불이의 무덤
KR