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Disney brings Ponyo to Blu-ray and DVD

Disney brings Ponyo to Blu-ray and DVD

On March 2nd, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment will bring Ponyo, and a number of other DVDs from legendary filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli. The film stars Ponyo, the mermaid-like fish-girl who lives in an aquarium in her father’s underwater castle. One day, her father takes Ponyo and her siblings on a tour, where Ponyo slips away to explore. It’s then that she meets, and later falls in love with a human boy named Sosuke. Sound familiar? Disney has used this Hans Christian Andersen plot before with “The Little Mermaid, their 1989 animated classic tale staring Ariel. Does this one fare any better? Well, if you haven’t seen it yet, you’ll have to check out the Blu-ray and DVD in a few weeks and let us know your opinion! Check out the box art and full press release

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