Screenplay and directed by Isao Takahata. Theme song by Akiko Yano. Released in 1999. The adventures of the Yamada family from the hilarious to the touching, presented in a unique, visually striking comic strip style. Takashi Yamada and his wife Matsuko, navigate their way through the ups and downs of work, marriage and family life with a sharp-tongued grandmother who lives with them, a teenage son who wishes he had cooler parents and a pesty daughter whose loud voice is unusual for someone so small. Even the family dog has issues.
1 Disc, Audio Tracks 1.Japanese (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround) 2.Japanese (Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround) 3.Japanese (DTS 5.1 Surround) Subtitles 1.Japanese 2.English 3.French Bonus Features, Complete storyboards/Original four-panel cartoon, Original Japanese theatrical trailers