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288 Ratings

The Boy and The Beast

Bakemono No Ko

Directed by Mamoru Hosoda
Japan, 2015
Animation, Fantasy

Synopsis

Kyuta, a boy living in Shibuya, and Kumatetsu, a lonesome beast from Jutengai, an imaginary world. One day, Kyuta forays into the imaginary world and, as he’s looking for his way back, meets Kumatetsu who becomes his spirit guide. That encounter leads them to many adventures.

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The Boy and The Beast Directed by Mamoru Hosoda

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