The Red Turtle DVD

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About The Red Turtle DVD

The Red Turtle marks the much-anticipated return of Studio Ghibli, this masterfully animated fantasy film tells the story of a man shipwrecked at sea who becomes stranded on a beautiful but desolated island. He learns to live in isolation, seemingly tormented in his efforts to escape the island by a giant red turtle. Miraculously, he soon comes upon a young woman also lost at sea and they create a family together.

Special Features: Commentary with Director Michael Dudok de Wit, The Birth of The Red Turtle, The Secrets of The Red Turtle, The Red Turtle at AFI Fest Q&A


  • Publisher: SONY PICTURES
  • Media: DVD
  • Spoken Language: English
  • Subtitle Language: English, Spanish, Portugese
  • Genre: Drama, Fantasy
  • Age Rating: 7+
  • Run Time: 81
  • Release Date: 5/2/2017
  • Dimensional Weight: 0.17
  • Region Code: 1

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A Truly Wonderful Film


This film is a must have for for fans of Studio Ghibli or animated films in general. The animation is so fluid and beautiful at first glance it looks straight from Dreamworks or Disney. While there is no dialogue,it's not necessary at all. The visuals and music more than make up for it when it comes to the storytelling and setting the atmosphere. It also has a little vibe of the original "The Little Mermaid" story, as to why you'll have to see for yourself. The actual story also brings some conflicts that can bring suspense and dread the first time watching, but in a good way. The ending is a real tearjerker, in both a sad and happy way. Just thinking about it can brings tears to ones eyes. This is definitely a fantastic addition to anyone's collection.