The Secret World of Arrietty

Character: Homily
Directed by: Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Written by: Mary Norton (novel), Hayao Miyazaki (screenplay)
Release date: February 17, 2012
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Running time: 1h 34min

From the creators of Spirited Away and Ponyo, and Academy Award®-nominated director Hiromasa Yonebayashi, comes a gorgeous and adventure-filled adaptation of The Borrowers, one of the most beloved children’s books of all time. In a secret world hidden beneath the floorboards, little people called Borrowers live out of sight of humans. But when brave and tiny Arrietty is out gathering supplies, she is discovered by Shawn, a human boy, and they begin to form a friendship that blossoms into an extraordinary adventure. This sumptuously animated and heartwarming story features the voices of Bridgit Mendler, David Henrie, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Moises Arias and Carol Burnett.

Cast & Characters

Moises Arias (Spiller), Bridgit Mendler (Arrietty), David Henrie (Shawn), Will Arnett (Pod), Carol Burnett (Hara), Amy Poehler (Homily), Shin’ichi Hatori (TV Announcer), Saoirse Ronan (Arrietty), Tom Holland (Shô), Luke Allen-Gale (Spiller), Olivia Colman (Homily), Mark Strong (Pod), Phyllida Law (Sadako), Geraldine McEwan (Haru)