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    Saturday November 28, 2020
  • Japanese Fans Rank the Most Impressive Modern Anime Films

    The ranking doesn't include sequels to TV anime or omnibus films – and surprisingly, Studio Ghibli films!

    Over the last 10 years, anime as an industry has grown immensely, thanks in part due to the massive box office growth of anime films in theaters. Japanese survey site Rankingoo asked 10,314 people what they thought was the most impressive anime film of the last decade, barring sequels to TV anime and compilation films. Check out the top 10 after the jump!

  • Wednesday November 11, 2020
  • In This Corner of the World Director Sunao Katabuchi Posts A Fourth Anniversary Message

    The World War II drama film continues to receive international acclaim

    The 129-minute original version of the anime film adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni / In This Corner of the World was released in Japan on November 12, 2016. On the fourth-anniversary day, the film's director Sunao Katabuchi posted his message on Twitter to look back at the four years since its release. Check out what he wrote after the jump.

  • Monday August 17, 2020
  • FEATURE: The Directors Leaving A Mark On The Anime Industry

    Today let's highlight more of the fascinating film directors making a mark on the industry!

    It's an exciting time to be a fan of anime films, as we're currently enjoying a flourishing of anime directorial talent. From familiar names who've only recently stepped into the directorial seat, to fresh artists who've ascended at an almost unbelievable pace, let's explore some more key directors of this new film vanguard!

  • Sunday June 14, 2020
  • Let's Celebrate the Birthday of Studio MAPPA!

    Today we're celebrating the birthday of the acclaimed studio MAPPA!

    Nine years ago today, studio MAPPA was founded by one of Madhouse's lead producers, heralding a unique and thrilling history of MAPPA productions. Today, let's explore the origins of this acclaimed studio, and break down some of their greatest productions over the years!

  • Thursday December 19, 2019
  • Japan's Emperor and Empress Attended Charity Screening of In This Corner Of The World Anime Film

    The 150-minute extended edition will open in Japan tomorrow

    Japan's Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako, along with their daughter Aiko, attended a charity screening of the anime film Kono Sekai no (Sarani Ikutsumono) Katasumi ni / In This Corner (and Other Corners) of the World, held at Nisho Hall in Tokyo on December 18. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday October 9, 2019
  • In This Corner Of The World Anime Film Extended Edition Full Trailer Introduces More Newly-Animated Scenes

    The 150-minute edition that reflects the director's original vision hits theaters December 20, 2019

    The official website for the anime film Kono Sekai no (Sarani Ikutsumono) Katasumi ni / In This Corner (and Other Corners) of the World has posted a 100-second full trailer to introduce more newly animated scenes focusing on the friendship between the protagonist Suzu Hojo (CV: Non) and Rin Shiraki (Nanase Iwai). Check out the new clip after the jump.

  • Friday September 20, 2019
  • Kana Hanazawa Joins This Corner Of The World Anime Film Extended Edition as Additional Character Teru

    The 150-minute edition will be released in Japan on December 20, 2019

    The official website for the forthcoming anime film Kono Sekai no (Sarani Ikutsumono) Katasumi ni/In This Corner (and Other Corners) of the World has posted a 60-second new trailer introducing an additional character for the extended edition, Teru voiced by Kana Hanazawa (Kuroneko in Oreimo, Red Blood Cell in Cells at Work!). Meet the new character after the jump.

  • Monday August 5, 2019
  • In This Corner Of The World Reaches 1,000-Day Theatrical Run at a Theater in Ibaraki

    Director Katabuchi visits Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony today

    Since February 18, 2017, Tsuchiura Central Cinemas in Ibaraki Prefecture has been screening the anime film adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni/In This Corner of the World without break. And the film will finally reach the 1,000-day theatrical run at the theater on August 8. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday July 11, 2019
  • In This Corner Of The World Anime Film Extended Edition Shares New Scene Visuals

    Advance tickets with postcards go on sale at Japanese theaters from today

    The official Twitter for the anime film adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga In This Corner of the World has posted new scene visuals from its forthcoming extended edition, titled In This Corner (and Other Corners) of the World, which will be released in Japan on December 20, 2019. Check out the newly-drawn scenes including a new character after the jump.

  • Saturday March 30, 2019
  • In This Corner Of The World Film Extended Version New Teaser Announces December 20, 2019 Release

    The new edition includes 30-minute newly animated footage

    The official website for the anime film adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga In This Corner of the World has started streaming a 45-second new teaser for its extended version, titled In This Corner (and Other Corners) of the World, and also announced that it is finally set to be released in Japan on December 20, 2019. Check out the latest information after the jump!

  • Friday October 19, 2018
  • In This Corner Of The World Film's Extended Version Delayed to 2019

    "A few more months of production period are needed to complete the film."

    The official website for the anime film adaptation of Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni/In This Corner of the World announced on October 19 that the release of its extended version is delayed to sometime in 2019. The edition with newly-animated 30-minute footage was originally planned to be released in Japan in December 2018. Hit the jump for more details. [