The Boy and the Heron - Enzian Theater

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The Boy and the Heron

Special limited engagement – ONE WEEK ONLY!

Winner! Best Animated Feature, New York Film Critics Circle

Winner! Best Animated Feature, Los Angeles Film Critics Association

4K Presentation!

A young boy named Mahito yearning for his mother ventures into a world shared by the living and the dead. There, death comes to an end, and life finds a new beginning.

A semi-autobiographical fantasy about life, death, and creation,
 in tribute to friendship, from the mind of Hayao Miyazaki.

The brilliant voice cast for the English language version includes Christian Bale, Dave Bautista, Gemma Chan, Willem Dafoe, Mark Hamill, Robert Pattinson, Dan Stevens, and Florence Pugh.

2023, 124 Minutes, Directed by Hayao Miyazaki, Rated PG-13, In Japanese with English Subtitles OR English language version - PLEASE SEE TICKETS FOR DIFFERENT VERSIONS.

  • "“The legendary filmmaker has returned, thankfully, to deliver one of his best, most imaginative and mature movies yet.”

    – Laura Babiak, OBSERVER"
  • “One of modern cinema’s great enchanters”

    - A.O. Scott, THE NEW YORK TIMES
  • "The greatest animated filmmaker since the advent of the form in the early 20th century andone of the greatest filmmakers of any genre”

  • “There is a moment in which beauty moves you in a way that is impossible to describe...Miyazaki has that power”

    - Guillermo Del Toro
  • “To see Hayao Miyazaki’s feature on a big screen is to experience a world of wonder unlike any other”

    - Kenneth Turan, LOS ANGELES TIMES
  • “The best animation filmmaker in history”

    - Roger Ebert
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