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Hayao Miyazaki

Kiki’s Delivery Service


A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community difficult while she supports herself by running an air courier service.

  • Director: Hayao Miyazaki
  • Main Cast: Rei Sakuma, Minami Takayama, Keiko Toda, Kappei Yamaguchi
  • Soundtrack: Joe Hisaishi
  • Cinematography: Juro Sugimura
  • Screenplay: Hayao Miyazaki

Original title in Japan is 魔女の宅急便.

  • Cinema Premiere: December 20, 1990

What do the critics think?


4 reviews of Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)

  • 1. Game Reactor
    9 / 10

    Fantastically charming storytelling and characters, unparalleled animation, lovely music - Mikael Sundberg

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  • 2. Moviezine
    8 / 10

    I can warmly recommend "Kiki’s Delivery Service" to most people. - Marika Lövström

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  • 3. Nöjesguiden
    Positiv, no rating

    Even though dubbing in general is a deeply evil phenomenon, this is a great opportunity for a new generation of kids to discover the master of anime. - Erik Augustin Palm

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  • 4. Svenska Dagbladet
    6.6 / 10

    "Kiki’s Delivery Service", which is from 1989, cannot, in terms of originality and perfection, measure up to the masterful Spirited Away from recent years - Malena Janson

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World-Wide Box Office Revenue

Box Office

Kiki’s Delivery Service has earned a total of 10 276 218 dollars from cinemas across the world (the global box office).