Hotaru no haka (Grave of the Fireflies) - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Hotaru no haka (Grave of the Fireflies) Reviews

Top Critic
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
July 14, 2002
Writer-director Isao Takahata, a frequent collaborator of Miyazaki's at Studio Ghibli, adapted a partly autobiographical novel by Akiyuki Nosaka, and his handling of the tragic story is masterfully understated.
Top Critic
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
An emotional experience so powerful that it forces a rethinking of animation.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4