Based on the recently released English trailers for The Wind Rises, Hayao Miyazaki certainty knows how to go out with a bang. The previews show magical snippets of the critically acclaimed film that was recently nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. This Studio Ghibli film is Miyazaki's last, and judging from audiences' and critics' responses, it is definitely living up to the director's already legendary status.

The Wind Rises is scheduled to have a limited release in North America on February 21st. You can go see the film at Landmark Theatres in the United States. Some of the cities where the film will be screened include Boston, San Diego, Chicago, Los Angeles, St. Louis and Washington D.C., among others. The movie will be released to more theaters on February 28th. The Wind Rises opens in the United Kingdom on May 9th and in Australia on February 27th.

Enjoy these trailers for Miyazaki's incredible and visually stunning last work:


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