is a 1992 Japanese animated comedy-adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. It is based on Hikōtei Jidai ("The Age of the Flying Boat"), a three-part 1989 watercolor manga by Miyazaki. The film stars the voices of Shūichirō Moriyama, Tokiko Kato, Akemi Okamura and Akio Ōtsuka. Toshio Suzuki produced the film. It was animated by Studio Ghibli for Tokuma Shoten, Japan Airlines and the Nippon Television Network and distributed by Toho. Joe Hisaishi composed the music.
In the 1930s, Porco Rosso, an Italian World War I fighter ace and freelance bounty hunter, fends off an attack on a ferry liner by airborne pirates. Porco treats himself to dinner at the Hotel Adriano, which is run by his friend Gina.
|contentLocation||Adriatic Sea Italy Milan|
|genre||adventure comedy fantasy|
|keywords||1930s air force airborne pirates ambush attack austria-hungary austro-hungarian awaken bare-knuckle boxing begin bounty hunter boxing match claim end engineer fall famous actor fighter ace fly force great depression hunt italian air force kill machine gun mechanic national fascist party old age ovra pirate gang police arrest red sea regia aeronautica secret police the new fascist government their way wait wed world war i|
|theme||animated anime japanese|