First Wave of Studio Ghibli Films Arrived on Netflix Outside North America Today

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Fans across the world were delighted to hear that all 21 Studio Ghibli films were becoming available to stream on one platform from February 1, 2020. All the films are being released on to Netflix in three batches of seven over the next three months.

Here are all the Studio Ghibli titles that have dropped today:

  • Castle in the Sky (1986)
  • My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
  • Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)
  • Only Yesterday (1991)
  • Porco Rosso (1992)
  • Ocean Waves (1993)
  • Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Image courtesy of Studio Ghilbli

The following films will available on Netflix on March 1, 2020:

  • Arrietty (2010)
  • The Cat Returns (2002)
  • My Neighbors the Yamadas (1999)
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
  • Princess Mononoke (1997)
  • Spirited Away (2001)
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2013)
Image courtesy of Studio Ghilbli

And the last wave of films on April 1, 2020:

  • From Up on Poppy Hill (2011)
  • Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
  • Pom Poko (1994)
  • Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (2008)
  • When Marnie Was There (2014)
  • Whisper of the Heart (1995)
  • The Wind Rises (2013)

Sadly, fans in North America will have to wait a bit longer. HBO Max picked up the US streaming rights to the complete collection of Studio Ghibli films and starting spring 2020 fans in US and Canada can find all of their favorites in one place.

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By Kimm
Kimm is an independent researcher/writer/medievalist based in Glasgow, Scotland. Became a fan girl at age 7 after watching Star Wars, A New Hope. A sci-fi fantasy nerd, comic and gaming geek, with fandoms including DCEU, Marvel, Star Wars, Supernatural, The Witcher, and The X-Files. Currently writing a book on landscape and place identity in the TV series, Supernatural as well as an academic article on medievalism in The Witcher. Can be found fan-crafting in between writing, researching and travelling around Scotland. On twitter @kimmcurran
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