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Hirune Hime: Shiranai Watashi no Monogatari


Alternative Titles

English: Ancien and the Magic Tablet
Synonyms: Napping Princess: The Story of the Unknown Me
Japanese: ひるね姫~知らないワタシの物語~

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 18, 2017
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Signal. MD
Source: Original
Duration: 1 hr. 50 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.211 (scored by 597 users)
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Ranked: #26862
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Popularity: #3195
Members: 11,006
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Synopsis

This fender and genre-bending film takes us into the not-too-distant machine-driven future. Kokone should be diligently studying for her university entrance exams, but she just can't seem to stay awake. Aside from stealing precious study time, her napping is even more distracting, as it brings on strange dreams with warring machines that hint at family secrets that have been dormant for years. She can't ask her father, a hipster mechanic more talented and artful than his job requires, as he's always busy modifying motorcycles and cars in flights of fancy. What are these visions that lead Kokone at once closer to and farther away from her family? Like all the best anime, the film revels in multilayered fantasy to show how sometimes opposites—waking and dreaming, the past and the future—are far more intertwined than they appear.

(Source: NYICFF)

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Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Sakurai, Yoshiki
Producer
Kamiyama, Kenji
Director, Script
Hata, Shouji
Sound Director
Kise, Kazuchika
Episode Director


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"Daydream Believer" by Kokone Morikawa (Mitsuki Takahata)




More reviewsReviews

May 27, 2017
garyborken (All reviews)
This film just came out last week in my country.

Kamiyama Kenji has always been a very special director to me. His S.A.C. series is by far the best take on the Ghost in the Shell IP in my opinion, it's one of, if not THE one all time favorite anime of mine. I always hope this guy could get more attention and get more things done.

However "Hirune Hime" is kind of underwhelming. It's not really a bad film but the pacing is weird, the narrative is kind of childish, and the dialogue said too much.

In parts it kind reminds me of some of Kon Satoshi's read more
Jun 21, 2017
regularfanb0y (All reviews)
This movie has just been released in my country. Its screen name in my country is translated "Decoding the dreams". Knowing that shouldn't judge a book by its cover but I didn't expect much about this movie in the first place.

The best thing of this film is its beautiful visual (but not that breathtaking).
Mysterious, adventurous, fantasy, are what I can say about its genre.

Sounds like a Ghibli movie but I considered much worse.

The concept of this movie reminds a lot about Steamboy (the dream of automation) and Paprika (dreams - reality blending).

I have to say the story is its ultimate weakness. It read more

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