Updates on December 14, 2016
Akagami no Shirayuki-hime: Nandemonai Takaramono, Kono Page
Now in a romantic relationship, Zen and Shirayuki go on their first official date together into one of the cities of Clarines. During their date, details regarding the history of Mitsuhide and Kiki’s relationship are revealed, while some facts of Prince Raj’s childhood are also explored.
Arslan Senki (2016)
It has been announced that Hiromu Arakawa’s Arslan Senki manga will bundle OVAs in the fifth and sixth volumes, to be released on May 9 and November 9 respectively. The first OVA will include an original story supervised by Hiromu Arakawa, while the content of the second OVA has not been announced yet.
Balala Xiaomoxian: Caihong Xinshi
After the fairies defeated the evil goddess Gunala, another crisis hit the Fairy Castle! The
magical energy of the world has been devoured by the evil wizards. The Rainbow Flower, the source of the magic power, is soon to wither, and this will destroy the Fairy Castle’s world. Only finding the legendary Rainbow Heart Stone and letting it recollect all the essential energy can save the world. To solve this biggest crisis in the history of the Fairy Castle, Prince YouLe, Sally, and their new friend XiaoQian, have to go back to the human world and reunite with Maggie and Michelle to fight the evil again.
Brothers Conflict (2014)
According to its official site, Brothers Conflict will get two OVAs about Christmas and Valentine’s Day released in 2014 and 2015. New OP and ED songs by the same singers will be presented in these two OVAs.
Eiga Doraemon: Shin Nobita no Nippon Tanjou
Nobita wants to run away from home, again. He finds out that there is nowhere for him to go. All the land is owned by someone. His friends end up wanting to run away also, even Doraemon. They figure out that the only way to find land that isn’t owned by anyone is to go back in time to when no humans existed. They end up helping a prehistoric boy rescue his tribe from Gigazombie.
Haikyuu!! Karasuno Koukou vs Shiratorizawa Gakuen Koukou
The boys prepare to finally face off for the right to represent the prefecture in the volleyball national championship. Despite being known as “The Fallen Champions,” Karasuno is determined to take down the powerhouse that is the Shiratorizawa High volleyball team. As Hinata comes closer to fulfilling his promise to defeat Ushijima’s team, will the “Flightless Crows” finally find their wings and soar above the best school in the prefecture?
Kaijuu Girls: Ultra Kaijuu Gijinka Keikaku
Humanity’s battle of many years with the kaiju, giant monsters, has finally come to an end. Now that Earth has entered an age of peace, girls with the souls of kaiju have begun to appear, giving them the ability to transform into kaiju. They are known as the Kaiju Girls, and this is the powerful, transient, beautiful, and at times easygoing story of the strange fate these girls bear.
There are cameras everywhere in the modern world, monitoring our lives constantly. Those “eyes” have seen the world as you don’t know it.
Kuro ga Ita Natsu
Japan, Hiroshima, the last year of World War II. A little girl named Nabuko saves a small, black kitten from aggressive dogs, and takes it to her home. At first, her parents were against having a pet, since they wouldn’t have enough food to feed her, but after a short while, they agree. The kitten brings joy and happiness to the family, but those happy days won’t last long. The nightmares of war won’t let them forget about themselves, as the most drastic event is about to happen…
Kuusen Madoushi Kouhosei no Kyoukan: Lecty no, Ikimonogatari
One day, Lecty Eisenach is tasked with taking care of school animals. When she comes to a place where the animals are kept, Lecty sees a chicken she has recently saved from a cat. She names the chicken Piyo-chan and starts caring for it. However, soon it turns out that Piyo-chan is not a simple bird that it seems to be.
Marie & Gali Ver.2.0
The second season of Marie & Gali.
A high school girl, while pondering her future, sees it flash before her eyes.
Osomatsu-san: Ouma de Kobanashi
Mr. Osomatsu is based off of the gag manga series Osomatsu-kun by Fujio Akatsuka, and ran from 1962 to 1969. The series features a set of sextuplets, the Matsuno brothers, with Osomatsu being the oldest brother and leader of the group.
Pocket Monsters XY&Z
The XY&Z series is the sequel series to Pocket Monsters XY, taking place after the events of the Mega Evolution side story. It follows Ash Ketchum continuing his Kalos journey with his companions from the previous series, Serena, Clemont, and Bonnie, as well as Bonnie’s newfound companion, Zygarde, to whom she refers to as Squishy.
Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars
In the country of Rimguard a mysterious event shook the country and its people just twelve years prior. As time passed, memory of the incident began to fade while peace reigned over the land. Sisters Yui and Rena live a quiet life in the Enastria Empire until a large mecha suddenly attacks their peaceful home, changing everything. The girls become caught in a vortex of destiny and godly revival.
Run & Roll
Run & Roll is a campaign film created by Keiichi Tanaami for the Kyoto Marathon by CW-X.
Yowamushi Pedal: Spare Bike
The anime have two parts, one focusing on Makishima Yuusuke and the other on Toudou Jinpachi. Makishima’s story detail how he joined the Sohoku bicycle racing club as a first year and met scorn from his seniors because of his strange style of dancing. Toudou’s story reveal how he first got into road racing in his second year of middle school, when a friend challenged him to a race but he initially refused because he wanted to avoid helmet hair.
An investigative reporter teams up with a Police officer to solve the mystery of why a seemingly good man murdered her sister’s family.
Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story) (2015)
In the well-to-do suburbs of a small town, a group of pretty average, well-adjusted sixteen and seventeen year olds are ordinary adolescents who take a singular path.
Barney Thomson (2015)
Barney Thomson, awkward, diffident, Glasgow barber, lives a life of desperate mediocrity and his uninteresting life is about to go from 0 to 60 in five seconds, as he enters the grotesque and comically absurd world of the serial killer.
Judah Ben-Hur, a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the
Roman army, returns to his homeland after years at sea to seek revenge, but finds redemption.
Blue Jay (2016)
Meeting by chance when they return to their tiny California hometown, two former high-school sweethearts reflect on their shared past.
Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016)
Bridget’s focus on single life and her career is interrupted when she finds herself pregnant, but with one hitch … she can only be fifty percent sure of the identity of her baby’s father.
Carnage Park (2016)
After botching an ill-conceived bank robbery in a desolate California town, two wannabe crooks flee the scene with a hostage and lead the local lawmen on a dangerous high-speed chase.
As former cop Garza seeks revenge on Santos, the crime lord who framed him, he forms an unlikely team with a young hacker who successfully stole $10 million from Santos.
Fifteen distinct but interconnected chapters, shot in locations from Russia to New York City to Istanbul. Together, these build to a reckoning at the intersection of city symphony, diary, and essay film. Perhaps the most personal of Cohen’s documentary works, COUNTING measures street life, light, and time, noting not only surveillance and over-development but resistance and its phantoms as manifested in music, animals and everyday magic.
David Brent: Life on the Road (2016)
A camera crew catches up with David Brent, the former star of the fictional British TV series The Office (2001), as he now fancies himself a rock star on the road.
Senior investment banker Naomi Bishop is threatened by a financial scandal and must untangle a web of corruption.
Five Nights in Maine (2015)
A young African American man, reeling from the tragic loss of his wife, travels to rural Maine to seek answers from his estranged mother-in-law, who is herself confronting guilt and grief over her daughter’s death.
For the Love of Spock (2016)
An examination of the enduring appeal of Leonard Nimoy and his portrayal of Spock in Star Trek (1966).
Heart of a Dog (2015)
Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson reflects on her relationship with her beloved terrier
Hillsong: Let Hope Rise (2016)
A documentary on the Australia-based band Hillsong and their rise to prominence as an
I Am a Hero (2015)
One day, after returning from work late in the evening, Hideo witnesses a traffic accident in which a car crashes into a nearby pedestrian, killing the victim instantly. However, despite severe injuries including a broken neck, the victim’s body stands up and walks away. Hideo questions whether this is another one of his hallucinations, but strange events begin happening around him.
Brandon is a 15 year old whose dream is a pair of fresh Air Jordans. Soon after he gets his hands on them, they’re stolen by a local hood, causing Brandon and his two friends to go on a dangerous mission through Oakland to retrieve them.
Let’s Eat (2016)
Dai Hung is the head chef of Ah Yong Cafe who is unable to get along with the owner’s daughter, Rosemary. When trouble starts brewing at their workplace, Dai Hung and Rosemary have to set their differences aside to save the cafe.
Life on the Line (2015)
A crew of men who do the high-wire work of fixing the electrical grid are hit by a sudden deadly storm.
Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)
Haunted by painful memories and increasing paranoia, a damaged woman struggles to re-assimilate with her family after fleeing an abusive cult.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
When Jacob discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.
A corporate risk-management consultant must decide whether or not to terminate an artificially created humanoid being.
My Scientology Movie (2015)
Louis documents his investigation into what goes on behind the scenes of the infamous church of scientology.
Phantom of the Theatre (2016)
A haunted theatre, filled with the vengeful spirits of a tragically-trapped performance troupe murdered in a fire 13 years ago, waits for the once-grand palatial playhouse to re-open with a new show – and bring in new victims.
An android constructed by a scientist falls in love with the bride-to-be of his creator.
S Storm (2016)
No sooner is a team at ICAC set up to investigate irregularities/corruption in soccer/football official gaming/betting in Hong Kong before a suspect is assassinated.
A fight on Everest? It seemed incredible. But in 2013 news channels around the world reported an ugly brawl at 6400 m (21,000 ft) as European climbers fled a mob of angry Sherpas. In 1953, New Zealander Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay had reached the summit in a spirit of co-operation and brave optimism. Now climbers and Sherpas were trading insults – even blows. What had happened to the happy, smiling Sherpas and their dedication in getting foreigners to the top of the mountain they hold so sacred? Determined to explore what was going on, the filmmakers set out to make a film of the 2014 Everest climbing season, from the Sherpas’ point of view. Instead, they captured a tragedy that would change Everest forever. At 6.45am on 18th April, 2014, a 14,000 ton block of ice crashed down onto the climbing route through the Khumbu Icefall, killing
16 Sherpas. It was the worst tragedy in the history of Everest. The disaster provoked a drastic reappraisal about the role of the Sherpas in the Everest industry. SHERPA tells the story of how, in the face of fierce opposition, the Sherpas united in grief and anger to reclaim the mountain they call Chomolungma.
The NSA’s illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency’s
employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.
Southside with You (2016)
The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States of America Barack Obama wooed his future First Lady Michelle Obama on a first date across Chicago’s South Side.
Spa Night (2016)
A closeted Korean-American teenager takes a job at a Korean spa to help his struggling family, only to discover an underground world of gay sex at the spa that both scares and excites him.
Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby.
Suicide Squad (2016)
A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.
The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight’s passengers and crew.
Swallows and Amazons (2016)
Four children (the Swallows) on holiday in the Lake District sail on their own to an island and start a war with rival children (the Amazons). In the meantime, a mysterious man on a houseboat accuses them of a crime they did not commit.
The Clone Returns Home (2008)
The Clone Returns Home is a compelling meditation on the paradox of life and death, and the meaning of love and family. Set in an imaginary – yet utterly imaginable – future, this quietly provocative film skillfully transposes complex emotional drama into the realm of science fiction by exploring the influence of technology on human memory and experience. Filled with stunning imagery and haunting stillness, The Clone Returns Home deftly combines subtly nuanced sci-fi with a uniquely Japanese perspective on the universal themes of family, life, love, and death.
The Disappointments Room (2016)
A mother and her young son release unimaginable horrors from the attic of their rural dream home.
The Hollars (2016)
A man returns to his small hometown after learning that his mother has fallen ill and is about to undergo surgery.
The Intervention (2016)
A weekend getaway for four couples takes a sharp turn when one of the couples discovers the entire trip was orchestrated to host an intervention on their marriage.
The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
The Menu (2016)
At the Office of Smart Post, Fong Ying, Lok Ka-Fai and Mallory Mak are busy on gathering the news. In the meantime, an explosion occurs in the C99’s television studio, people are terrified. The bomb was set by Tam, who demands to meet the Chief Executive. Tam’s daughter was raped and murdered 7 years ago by Ko Kin Yan. However, the jury found Ko not guilty. Based on the current Hong Kong Laws and Rules, Ko will not being charged again, so Tam used such a vicious way in fighting for the truth.
Trash Fire (2016)
When Owen is forced to confront the past he’s been running from his whole adult life, he and his girlfriend, Isabel, become entangled in a horrifying web of lies, deceit and murder.
Ultraman X: Here It Comes! Our Ultraman
In the ancient times, hell was sealed in the remains of Baraji. A greedy archaeologist named Carlos Kurosaki challenged this saying & broke the seal & because of this, the Devil Beast Zaigorg was revived and is going to turn this world into Hell. In front of his fearful power, Ultraman X’s Light vanishes. Will this world end like this? Xio Members took the help of an archaeologist named Tsukasa Tamaki. With her help they have decided to finds the Mysterious Power no matter what happens. This mysterious power they are searching, which is the key to seal Zaigorg. In the middle of despair, Yuuto Tamaki’s strong feeling towards his mother Tsukasa creates a miracle: Ultraman & Ultraman Tiga appears! All Ultra Heroes who have gathered & Xio members decide to defeat Zaigorg & his monster army.
Sakamichi Onoda is a new student in one of the high schools in Chiba Prefecture. He loves
everything related to manga and anime, therefore, to make friends, he decides to join the club of manga and anime in school. However, behind this occurs, he meets Shunsuke Imaizumi and Naruko Shokichi. Thanks to them he discovers the pleasure of cycling. Joins the cycling club whose captain is Shingo Kinjo, one of the third grade. They are approaching a very important inter-school races, and only some will be chosen to represent the school. Is Onodzie able to join this honorable group?