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Notable New Releases
The Secret World of Arrietty (Disney)Release Date: Feb 17, 2012Director: Hiromasa YonebayashiCast: Bridgit Mendler, Amy Poehler, Will Arnett, Carol Burnett,David Henrie. Full cast + crew
Verdict: Buy MeAvailable On: Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVDSpecial Features: Original Japanese Storyboards, two music videos, a behind-the-scenes about the making of the music video, trailersAdditional Thoughts: Whether directed by Hayao Miyazaki or not, every Studio Ghibli film is a treasure and The Secret World of