Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her - but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

  1. Isao Takahata

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Riko Sakaguchi


Top Billed Cast

  1. Aki Asakura

    Aki Asakura

    Princess Kaguya (voice)

  2. Kengo Kora

    Kengo Kora

    Sutemaru (voice)

  3. Nobuko Miyamoto

    Nobuko Miyamoto

    The Bamboo Cutter's Wife (voice)

  4. Atsuko Takahata

    Atsuko Takahata

    Lady Sagami (voice)

  5. Tomoko Tabata

    Tomoko Tabata

    Menowarawa (voice)

Full Cast & Crew

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
The Tale of the Princess Kaguya



Original Title かぐや姫の物語

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 17, 2014


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 2h 17m

Budget $49,300,000.00

Revenue $24,186,232.00



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