Mamoru Hosoda's award-winning anime film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time is set to return to Japanese cinemas on April 2 for the 10th anniversary of Studio Chizu, the studio Hosoda set up to produce his newer works, and the 15th anniversary of the film. Go back in time after the jump to see the updated poster and a new trailer!
Fans of Sunrise science fiction series in Tokyo will soon have a chance to experience some of their favorite anime like never before, because of a limited time in February of 2020, the Grand Cinema Sunshine venue is holding special 4DX screenings for Crusher Joe: The Movie (1983, directed by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko) and Armored Trooper VOTOMS: Pailsen Files (2009 movie version, directed by Ryosuke Takahashi). Hit the jump to learn more.
The official trailer for Ame Onna ("The Rain Woman"), an upcoming supernatural horror film starring Nana Seino, is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
Actress Nana Seino (Nowhere Girl, TOO YOUNG TO DIE!) will be playing the lead role in Ame Onna ("The Rain Woman"), the latest horror film from Takashi Shimizu, the director of the Ju-On and The Grudge films. Hit the jump to learn more and check out the teaser trailer.
The demand for tickets to 4DX screenings of Girls und Panzer der Film proved too much of a strain for the web servers of the United Cinemas Group, causing them to crash within moments of the tickets going on sale. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official blog for the Girls und Panzer anime franchise confirmed yesterday that the smash hit feature Girls und Panzer der Film will get 4DX digital screenings at 30 selected theaters across Japan from February 20. Hit the ump for more details.