Sophie, an average teenage girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. But after this chance meeting, the young girl is turned into a 90-year old woman by the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste.
Embarking on an incredible adventure to lift the curse, she finds refuge in Howl’s magical moving castle. As the true power of Howl’s wizardry is revealed, and his relationship with Sophie deepens, our young grey heroine finds herself fighting to protect them both from a dangerous war of sorcery that threatens their world. Howl’s Moving Castle was the second Studio Ghibli film to be nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards.
Howl's Moving Castle is a highly popular Movie. That Movie won Academy Award Best Animated Feature Film in 2005. This was Toshio Suzuki’s 9th Movie. Howl's Moving Castle was one of this most popular pieces. This was Hayao Miyazaki’s 32nd Movies in this genre. His most popular Movie was Spirited Away. You can try similar movies like Sleeping Beauty, Beauty and the Beast, and Anastasia.