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THE CAT RETURNS [Japanese language version]

THE CAT RETURNS <span>[Japanese language version]</span> artwork

THE CAT RETURNS [Japanese language version]

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 75m 17s

Release date 17/05/2014

BBFCInsight mild threat

Genre(s) Animation

Director(s) Hiroyuki Morita

Cast includes Chizuru Ikewaki (voice), Yoshihiko Hakamada (voice), Aki Maeda (voice), Takayuki Yamada (voice), Hitomi Sato (voice)

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 07/05/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE CAT RETURNS is an animated film in which a girl rescues a cat from the road and finds herself drawn into another dimension where cats rule.


Scenes of mild threat include a cat being rescued from the wheels of an oncoming truck by being scooped up in a racquet. Guards attack with throwing stars, but none of them hit the other characters. In another scene a sword is thrown at a character, but it misses. A character falls from a high tower.

A character is called a 'pervert'.


Title Information
Japanese language version
Studio Canal
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Main language
Submitted run time
75m 17s
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