What you need to know:
The new Studio Ghibli film will arrive in our country for the holidays.
After its premiere in Japan and after a long time of waiting, the release date of The boy and the heron (The Boy and The Heron in its English title) in Mexico. It will be during the holidays, just before the end of the year, when Hayao Miyazaki’s new film hits theaters in our country.
What’s more, there will even be an opportunity to a preview for those red-blooded Studio Ghibli fans. Prepare your Christmas plan, things are going to get good…
Here is the release date of ‘The Boy and the Heron’ in Mexico
Cine Caníbal are the raffles that signed up to bring this installment. And it is no wonder that there is so much emotion involved… Let’s remember that Miyazaki returned to his old ways as a director after 10 yearsthis after the launch of The wind rises (2013).
So one of the great things that 2023 left us is the return of the renowned Japanese animator from Studio Ghibli. Well, not to make a long story short, we tell you that the release date of The boy and the heron throughout Mexico it will be on December 28.
And not only that, but Cine Caníbal and Cinépolis announced that there will be a preview on December 25there so they can spend Christmas watching a movie at the cinema.
The plot of ‘The Boy and the Heron’
Well, they already have the release date of The boy and the heron… Now, in case you didn’t have it on your radar, we’ll tell you what the film is about so you can understand what’s going on with this moving plot…
This is the story of a 12 year old boy named Mahito, who loses his mother in a hospital fire in Tokyothis in the context of the Pacific War in World War II.
After his mother passes away, Mahito must deal with the fact that His father Shoichi is rebuilding his life with someone close to them. And due to the war, the reformed family decides to take shelter on a farm on the outskirts of the countryside.
The protagonist boy must cope with the pain of losing your mother, this while trying to get used to his new school and his new life. But everything will become strange when he meets a mysterious heron who – in the purest style of Miyazaki’s films with Studio Ghibli – lor it will lead to a magical world out of the ordinary…
But not everything will be fantasy on this journey as Mahito will face various dangers and must reconcile part of his life, pain and more to find a way out in every way…
If you want to see the film in English, we tell you that the dubbing will feature performances by Christian Bale, Robert Pattinson, Florence Pugh, Willem Dafoe and more Here we leave you the trailer for Hayao Miyazaki’s new film.