The Boy And The Beast is the new animated feature by acclaimed Japanese director, Mamoru Hosoda. Following A Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars and Wolf Children. The Boy And The Beast tells the story of Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya. He stumbles into a fantastic world of beastsand is taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast who’s been searching for the perfect apprentice.
Mamoru Hosoda has partnered for a second time with composer Masakatsu Takagi who previously contributed the music to Wolf Children. Takagi-san delivers a beautiful and epic score to The Boy And The Beast.
Funimation is releasing the film nationwide in theaters on 3/4/2016