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The Secret World of Arrietty (Kari-gurashi no Arietti)

Rating:G
Genre:Animation, Action/Adventure, SciFi/Fantasy
Release Date:February 17, 2012
Running time:94 minutes
Cast:Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Carol Burnett, Will Arnett, David Henrie
Director:Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Gary Rydstrom
Producer:Toshio Suzuki
Writer:Mary Norton, Hayao Miyazaki, Keiko Niwa
Distributor:Walt Disney Pictures

Description: Arrietty, a tiny but tenacious 14-year-old, lives with her parents in the recesses of a suburban garden home, unbeknownst to the homeowner and her housekeeper. Like all little people, Arrietty remains hidden from view, except during occasional covert ventures beyond the floorboards to "borrow" scrap supplies like sugar cubes from her human hosts. But when 12-year-old Shawn, a human boy who comes to stay in the home, discovers his mysterious housemate one evening, a secret friendship blossoms. If discovered, their relationship could drive Arrietty's family from the home and straight into danger.

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