6 Hidden Scenes in Howl's Moving Castle

Following is our collection of Howl's Moving Castle facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Howl's Moving Castle film message.

Sophie towards the end of the movie tells a young Howl from the past "I know how to help you now. Find me in the future." When we first encounter Howl at the beginning he tells Sophie "There you are, sweetheart. Sorry I'm late. I was looking everywhere for you."
Sophie towards the end of the movie tells a young Howl from the past "I know how to help you now. Find me in the future." When we first encounter Howl at the beginning he tells Sophie "There you are, sweetheart. Sorry I'm late. I was looking everywhere for you."
Howl's Moving Castle (2004): During his encounter with Madame Suleiman, Howl is turned partially into a bird. Afterwards, his clothes are torn where wings sprouted from his back.
Howl's Moving Castle (2004): During his encounter with Madame Suleiman, Howl is turned partially into a bird. Afterwards, his clothes are torn where wings sprouted from his back.

Howl's Moving Castle Movie Trivia Facts

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. In Kingsbury there's a street battle with soldiers firing on protesters

Howl's Moving Castle Hidden Facts

Howl has a castle that is, in fact, moving, cleverly alluding to the title of the film in a classy manner

1 - Howl is played by Christian Bale.
Howl is played by Christian Bale.
Howl's Moving Castle poster
Howl's Moving Castle poster

Howl's Moving Castle Plot

When an unconfident young woman is cursed with an old body by a spiteful witch, her only chance of breaking the spell lies with a self-indulgent yet insecure young wizard and his companions in his legged, walking castle.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Howl's Moving Castle. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Director Hayao Miyazaki
Stars Chieko Baishô, Takuya Kimura, Akihiro Miwa, Tatsuya Gashûin
IMDB score 8.2