Overall Rank: 414
Average Rating: 3.2/4
# of Ratings: 86
Theatrical Release Date: 03/03/2007
Genre: Anime, Drama
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Actors: Riisa Naka, Emily Hirst, Takuya Ishida, Andrew Francis, Mitsutaka Itakura, Alex Zahara
Plot: A young girl finds she has the ability to go back in time and at first uses this ability to her advantage. But as she soon finds out, altering fate has its own consequences and as she realizes this ability is only temporary she races to fix everything she has altered. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/18/2019
An anime film that doesn't rely only on its magic, "The Girl Who Leapt Through Time" is one of the most charismatic anime features out there.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 09/02/2011
A sweet and subtle film that uses its sci-fi plot device to support genuine character development. I found the "arm tattoo" element of time travel compelling and new, and the film's time-leaping segments are beautifully realized.
Chris Kavan - wrote on 05/18/2011
There's no super powers, no giant robots, nothing out of the ordinary - but the fact the story and characters are grounded in reality only makes the impact that much more powerful. It's such a simple, sweet film but it just sticks with you. A great coming-of-age story with a twist - perfect for families and just a great film.
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