GKIDS and Fathom Events have announced that legendary director Hayao Miyazaki’s anime masterpiece My Neighbor Totoro is coming to U.S. theaters on June 25th and June 26th.
Originally released in Japan in 1988, My Neighbor Totoro follows two young girls, Satsuki and Mei, who move with their father to a new house in the countryside. But country life is not so simple as it seems, as they soon discover the house and nearby woods are full of strange and delightful creatures, most notably a family of Totoros, gigantic but gentle bear like forest spirits that can only be seen by children.
The theatrical release of My Neighbor Totoro will launch Studio Ghiblifest 2017, a six-film monthly series of anime classics. It will screen at over 550 select movie theaters around the country, and you can find a complete list of locations and purchase tickets here.