Plot: What's the story about?
It’s 1982, and Taeko (voiced by Daisy Ridley) is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, and as the train travels through the night, memories flood back of her younger years: the first immature stirrings of romance, the onset of puberty, and the frustrations of math and boys. At the station she is met by young farmer Toshio (voiced by Dev Patel), and the encounters with him begin to reconnect her to forgotten longings. In lyrical switches between the present and the past, Taeko contemplates the arc of her life, and wonders if she has been true to the dreams of her childhood self.
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Who stars in Only Yesterday: Cast List
Daisy Ridley ... Taeko (voice)
"Chaos Walking" , "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
Dev Patel ... Toshio (voice)
"The Green Knight" , "Monkey Man"
Who's making Only Yesterday: Crew List
A look at the Only Yesterday behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Isao Takahata last directed Grave of the Fireflies.
Watch: Only Yesterday Trailers & Videos
Production: What we know about Only Yesterday?
- Critically acclaimed but never before released in North America, the film is receiving a national theatrical release in a new, Studio Ghibli-produced, English-language version in celebration of its 25th anniversary.
- Dubbed in English.
- January 2016: The film was in Completed status.
Only Yesterday Release Date: When was the film released?
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, July 5, 2016
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