0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I first saw this movie before the UK release with a fan subtitle. I loved it and couldn't wait for the UK release. However the UK dub had left me exceedingly disappointed..
In the book and even the Japanese and the fan sub, the borrowers refer to humans as 'human beans' this apparently was lost on the team that did the official English translation and it became 'human beings' in both the subtitles and the dub... This kind of things happen when the translators have little or no understanding of the original material. It's sad because although it's a small thing, it really affects my enjoyment of the film.
On this note the overall quality of the dub seems off. And not… Read more