Toho Theaters sometimes have to put an "unofficial" qualifier on their early movie run time listings, but are generally reliable. Today, they've posted the lengths of the two Puella Magi Madoka Magica re-cap movies.
The first film, Gekikjō-ban Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica Zenpen: Hajimari no Monogatari (Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part I: The Beginning Story) will be released in Japan on October 6th. It runs 130 minutes.
Gekikjō-ban Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica Kōhen: Eien no Monogatari (Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part II: The Eternal Story) is being released the following week on October 13th. It runs 109 minutes.
US double feature screenings are planned starting October 19th
|Los Angeles||Downtown Independent||10/19 Fri~10/25 Thurs||www.downtownindependent.com|
|New York||Big Cinema Manhattan||10/20 Sat||us.bigcinemas.com/loc_Manhattan.asp|
|Chicago||Music Box||10/20 Sat||www.musicboxtheatre.com|
|Houston||Alamo Drafthouse||10/20 Sat||drafthouse.com/houston|
|San Francisco||New People||10/20 Sat||
Speaking of Madoka Magica, the official site is offering a bit of fun with a countdown of most memorable lines from the TV series. Each is being accompanied by sound clips and wallpapers.