Howl's Moving Castle (2004)

When an unconfident young woman is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.

All Releases

Domestic (2.9%)
$6,789,268
International (97.1%)
$230,754,255
Worldwide
$237,730,272
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
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Domestic Opening$427,987
Earliest Release DateNovember 20, 2004 (Japan)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 59 min
GenresAdventure Animation Family Fantasy

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseNovember 20, 2004-June 9, 200628 markets$4,711,096$230,636,249$235,348,659
2019 Re-releaseApril 7, 2019Domestic$865,647$865,647
Studio Ghibli Fest 2020July 12, 2020APAC, Domestic$1,454$2,097
2022 Re-releaseJanuary 19-September 23, 20224 markets$1,212,525$109,155$1,506,248
2023 Re-releaseSeptember 23-November 30, 20233 markets$7,397$7,397
20th Anniversary – Studio Ghibli Fest 2024September 26, 2024Domestic
2024 Re-releaseAustralia$224

By Region

APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Japan1$190,000,0006
South Korea1$17,605,893337
Hong Kong1$2,858,361334
Taiwan1$2,800,000300
Australia5$625,2372,906
Russia/CIS2$154,2284,159
New Zealand1$123,8452,714
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
France1$8,771,562930
Germany1$2,347,8191,965
United Kingdom1$1,513,6052,683
Spain1$730,8653,026
Italy2$654,9343,140
Switzerland1$412,543929
Sweden1$262,2051,544
Denmark1$257,3131,439
Finland1$255,6001,248
Türkiye1$201,2242,293
Austria1$194,8222,157
Belgium1$133,9572,363
Portugal1$97,6632,310
Norway1$73,7242,690
Netherlands1$63,4464,026
Greece1$41,1502,538
United Arab Emirates2$20,6514,997
Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic6$6,789,2685,714
LATAM# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Mexico1$318,6093,207
Argentina1$126,2222,313
Chile1$108,7771,416