After a modest opening in theaters in Japan on July 08, 2017, Mary and the Witch's Flower will be casting its spell with an expanded theatrical release that will include some 155 territories worldwide, including the United States, England, France, Australia, China, and South Korea. The film will also see distribution in South America, Africa, and the Middle East.
Mary and the Witch's Flower is directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (The Secret World of Arrietty) and features animation by Studio Ponoc. Based on the The Little Broomstick by Mary Stewart, the story follows a young girl named Mary who temporarily gains magical powers after acquiring the "Fly-by-Night", a magical flower cultivated by witches.
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