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The Secret World of Arriety

Arriety — a four-inch tall ”borrower” — puts her family in danger when she befriends a human boy

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LITTLE PEOPLE A family of four-inch tall ''borrowers'' risk being discovered
Disney

The Secret World Of Arrietty

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
G
runtime:
94 minutes
Wide Release Date:
02/17/12
performer:
Will Arnett, Carol Burnett, Amy Poehler
distributor:
Walt Disney Pictures
genre:
Animation

We gave it a B+

Arrietty Clock is like any ordinary 14-year-old girl — she lives with her parents, helps out with chores and loves to explore — except she’s four inches tall. Her family is known as ”borrowers”: small people who live within the crevices of a family home, appropriating minute items like thread or sugar cubes. When Arrietty is abruptly discovered by the human boy who lives in the home, her family’s quiet existence is threatened.