Category Archives: Anime
Eiga Chibi Maruko-chan: Italia kara Kita Shounen
When six international students descend on Shimizu for a homestay, an Italian boy takes an unusual liking to Maruko, who isn’t too impressed by the situation. Can she put aside her annoyance in order to help him connect to the memory of one of his closest family members? Join the expansive cast of Chibi Maruko-chan as they embark on their first cinematic adventure in 23 years!
Grimm Douwa: Kin no Tori
Though this movie was released as part of Toei’s Manga Matsuri, it was actually animated by Madhouse (and features, notably, Madhouse president and veteran animator Maruyama Masao doing layout). Completed in 1984, this film was shelved for three years before being theatrically released, during which time rumours spread about it being a lost masterpiece. Although overall the film is hardly a masterpiece, in terms of visuals alone it certainly is. It has some of the most ornate animation and creative design work of any contemporary anime movie.
Kimi no Na wa.
Mitsuha is a female high school student who lives in a rural town nestled deep in the mountains. She laments that she lives in the countryside, and yearns for the wonderful lifestyle in Tokyo. Taki is a male high school student who lives in central Tokyo. He spends time with his friends, works part-time at an Italian restaurant, and is also interested in architecture and fine arts. One day, Mitsuha has a dream where she is a young man. Taki also has a dream where he is a female student attending high school in the countryside. What is the secret behind their dreams?
Monster Strike The Movie: Hajimari no Basho e
The Monster Strike film will feature a character named Lucifer.
Suki ni Naru Sono Shunkan o. Kokuhaku Jikkouiinkai
Their initial encounter couldn’t have been any more disastrous— Yet, even before she realizes, Hina finds her heart racing. Drawn to Koyuki, a former upperclassman at her middle school, Hina is determined to go to the same high school as him, and hits the books with a vengeance. Along with her childhood friend Kotaro, she enrolls at Sakuragaoka High School. Meanwhile, the unhip Koyuki gets a makeover for the sake of an unrequited love over summer break, and he suddenly finds himself becoming the “major catch” among the female students. That is when Hina decides to confess her love…
Watashitachi, Luck Logic Bu!
The comedy shorts follow four girls who are members of the Luck Logic Club, whose activity is playing the Luck & Logic card game. Watashitachi, Luck Logic-bu! will air approximately one minute before each episode of the main series.
Ultra Fight Orb
A ghost mage that can manipulate the soul of any monster appears, with the intent of ruling the universe. With a new enemy that can manipulate a monster’s soul, Ultraman Orb and Ultraman Zero emerge to stand in his way. Orb will fight a ghostly villain with ghost monster army corps through various fusion ups including Lightning Attacker with the power of Ginga and X! Orb will fulfill new fusion ups while the mighty warriors of the lights appear to assist Ultraman Orb. Even with Ultraman Orb’s new forms, will he be able to overcome the threat of Reibatos?
After Love (2016)
After 15 years of marriage, a couple with two kids is about to divorce. Until the husband find a new place to live, they have to cohabit, and figure out how to share their belongings.
Angels of the Universe (2000)
Páll is an artistic and sensitive young man. Getting dumped by his girlfriend, Dagny, triggers his descent into madness. We follow him on his way to what seems like inevitable doom; at home with his parents who finally can’t cope, and in the mental institution, Kleppur.
Asura: The City of Madness (2016)
A shady cop finds himself in over his head when he gets caught between Internal Affairs and the city’s corrupt mayor.
Uwais plays a young man who washes ashore, an amnesiac with a serious head injury whose past comes back to haunt him shortly after being nursed back to health by a young doctor. Violence ensues. Sweet, sweet violence.
A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station discover a rapidly evolving life form, that caused extinction on Mars, and now threatens the crew and all life on Earth.
A bombastic throw-back horror-comedy that follows three young women who go out partying one night and find themselves Frankensteined together in one body. Now they must put aside their differences so they can find who did this and exact revenge!
A woman starts exhibiting increasingly disturbing behavior after asking her husband for a divorce. Suspicions of infidelity soon give way to something much more sinister.
Widow Ruth is seven months pregnant when, believing herself to be guided by her unborn baby, she embarks on a homicidal rampage, dispatching anyone who stands in her way.
Criticizing the prohibition of alcohol in Gujarat, this film unfolds the story of a clever bootlegger, whose business is challenged by a tough cop.
Shimmer Lake (2017)
An inventive crime thriller told backwards — reversing day by day through a week — following a local sheriff’s quest to unlock the mystery of three small town criminals and a bank heist gone wrong.
Spark: A Space Tail (2016)
Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Chunk and Vix, are on a mission to regain Planet Bana – a kingdom overtaken by the evil overlord Zhong.
The Belko Experiment (2016)
In a twisted social experiment, 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed.
The Lost Arcade (2015)
The story of Chinatown Fair, the legendary arcade located in the heart of New York’s Chinatown. This documentary explores how the arcade became a shelter to a community as diverse as the city surrounding it and changed lives in doing so.
The Sense of an Ending (2017)
A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life.
Aishite Knight is set in Osaka, and tells the story of Yaeko “Yakko” Mitamura, an 18 year old girl working in her father’s Okonomiyaki restaurant. One day Yakko casually meets a little boy, Katou Hashizo, and his odd cat Juliano. Hashizo has lost both parents when still a baby and has been brought up by his elder brother. Hashizo’s brother Katou Gou is the lead singer of the emerging rock band Bee Hive. When Yakko meets Gou and his friend and Bee Hive member Satomi Okawa an unexpected series of events and a tangled romance unfolds.
Ao no Exorcist: Kyoto Fujouou Hen
In the late Edo Period, a demon known as the Impure King killed thousands of people. After defeating the demon, the Knights of the True Cross kept its left eye safely sealed away on Academy grounds, but now someone has stolen it! Hearing the thief has taken a child hostage, Yukio and Rin go to help. The investigation and pursuit will lead Rin and his friends to Kyoto and involve them even deeper in a sinister plot. But will his friends’ knowledge that Rin is the son of Satan drive a wedge between them?
Ao no Exorcist: Kyoto Fujouou Hen – Hebi to Doku
Based on the second chapter of the novel Ao no Exorcist: Home Sweet Home.
Armed Blue: Gunvolt
It is the near future, and among humankind exists Adepts, people who possess extraordinary abilities known as Septimal Powers. The existence of these Adepts has caused widespread chaos around the world, but in the nation of Japan, order and peace is maintained by a large conglomerate known as the Sumeragi Group….However, this would prove to be a temporary peace, granted to the citizens of Japan by the sacrifice of countless Adepts at the hands of Sumeragi. On the surface, the Sumeragi Group appears be a rather normal, clean company. Below the surface, Sumeragi captures Adepts, holds them against their will, and performs inhumane scientific experiments on them. One group known as QUILL (Quorum for Unrestricted Information, Law, and Liberty) made this discovery and pledged to revolt against the Sumeragi Group. A member of QUILL, a young man named Gunvolt, sets out one evening to infiltrate a Sumeragi facility in the name of freedom for his fellow Adepts.
A Minna no Uta video for the Awate Tokoya a song by Bonny Jacks.
When she was a child, Toyama Kasumi felt a heart-pounding thrill every time she gazed at the stars, and she’s been looking without success for something that could inspire the same feeling ever since. One day, she comes across a star-shaped guitar in a rundown pawnshop and, for the first time, discovers the thrill she’s been searching for. Kasumi becomes determined to form an all-girl band, and her search leads her to four like-minded souls: Saaya, Arisa, Rimi, and Tae. Does this band have what it takes to make their dreams of stardom come true?
Asta is a young boy who dreams of becoming the greatest mage in the kingdom. Only one problem – he can’t use any magic! Luckily for Asta, he receives the incredibly rare five-leaf clover grimoire that gives him the power of anti-magic. Can someone who can’t use magic really become the Wizard King? One thing’s for sure – Asta will never give up!
In the post-apocalyptic future, the complex networks of machines have created chaos and the human world has been destroyed. The robots known as Constructors continue to build a meaningless structure with no one to guide them. Soon, these cities reach out to other planets, and a new life form emerges. Follow the journey of a strange man named Killy. Killy searches for answers, trying to understand the chaotic world ran by Silicon life forms, entities that are out to destroy him and every living thing in their way.
Chironup no Kitsune
Foxes Ken and Chin become the proud parents of cubs, Koro and Kan, who enjoy a carefree life on the northern Japanese island of Chironup. They befriend a fisherman and his wife but are forced to run for their lives when soldiers on a military exercise decide to take home some fox pelts as souvenirs. A sweet little film that obliquely symbolizes the plight of Japan’s aboriginal Ainu people and the northern islands that have been contested with Russia since they were occupied by Stalin’s soldiers in 1945.
Eiga Koe no Katachi
A deaf elementary school girl, Nishimiya Shouko, upon transferring, meets a boy named Ishida Shouya in her new class. Shouya, who is not deaf, leads the class in bullying Shouko, because she is deaf. As the bullying continues, the class starts to bully Shouya for bullying Shouko. After graduating from elementary school, Shouko and Shouya do not speak to each other. Until later, when Shouya, tormented over his past, decides he must see Shouko once more. Shouya wants to make amends for what he did in elementary school and be Shouko’s friend.
Funny Pets 2nd Season
The story continues where it was left off from in the first season as Crescent and Corona continue bickering over Funny.
Go-hiki no Kobuta to Charleston
A song for the Minna no Uta segment.
Himouto! Umaru-chan: Umaru-chan Mou Ikkai!
Episodes included in the manga’s seventh and tenth volume.
In the year 2035, virtual reality technology has evolved enough for people to enjoy world travel and other live experiences from the comfort of their own homes. In this virtual reality, idols perform for a worldwide audience. As the popularity of idols increases, the Kanon Private Academy is established on Beginning Island to train new idols. Vivi, Kokona and Sena make up the trio called StarRing, while Miku, Nanami and Yuchou make up the trio called Shadow, and all the six girls aspire to reach the top of the World Idol League.
A music video for the song by Seiji Tanaka that was featured on NHK’s Minna no Uta Program.
A tuberculosis history, awareness, and prevention informative anime.
The second season of KochinPa!
Mahou no Shiho-chan
Based on the manga by KOIO Minato.
Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou (2016)
It is physical examination day for harpy Papi, shapeshifter Suu, dullahan Lala, arachne Rachnera, centaur Centorea Shianus, mermaid Mero, and snake-like Miia, with mixed results. As Cultural Exchange Coordinator Smith points out: Kurusu Kimihito’s cooking may be delicious, but Mero, Shianus, and Miia have gained too much weight and need to exercise more. So it is off to the newly-built, not quite fully tested, sports gym nearby.
Namakura Gatana: Hanawa Hekonai Meitou no Maki
Namakura Gatana, meaning “dull-edged sword,” is a two-minute comedy about a samurai who — thanks to his dull instrument — loses every time he attacks a weak opponent. In order to examine the sword, he tries to attack passers-by, but lower-class townspeople fight back and knock him down.
Neko Neko Fantasia
Shiro is a black cat who loves her family very much. She loves them so much she wants to help them out in times of need and trouble… but it’s difficult to do this if she’s just a cat. So one night, she wishes on the moon to make her able to help, and the next day, she has turned into a human girl.
Oira no Hijouji
A peaceful country of frogs suddenly faces airstrikes from attack bombers that took off from a floating platform of the devil country. A full force of cat-like creatures stages an attack from sea-planes. General Korokichi the frog issues a battle order with his gun to fight back. Although attack bombers are dispatched from a submarine carrier and attacks intensify at night, the frog team responds with anti-aircraft guns using searchlights. Thanks to Korokichi’s outstanding work, the enemy planes are shot down. It is at this point that Korokichi wakes up and realizes that it was all a dream.
Qin Shi Ming Yue 4: The Great Wall
Dispersed around the world, there are several bizarre labyrinths hiding incredible treasures within them. These mysterious places, known as “Dungeons,” are said to be the work of Magi, a class of rare magicians, who also help people build their empires by guiding them to a dungeon. Djinns, supernatural beings that rule over the labyrinths, grant successful conquerors access to their immense power and choose them as potential king candidates to rule the world. Having spent life in isolation, Aladdin, a kind and young magician, is eager to explore the world upon finally leaving his home behind. He begins his journey only accompanied by his mentor Ugo—a djinn that Aladdin can summon with his flute. However, Aladdin soon becomes friends with the courageous Alibaba Saluja after causing the destruction of a local merchant’s supply cart. In order to pay for the damages, Alibaba suggests that they attempt to conquer the nearest dungeon, taking the first step in an epic adventure that will decide the fate of the world itself.
A Minna no Uta song about the life of a potentate, sung by Togawa Jun.
A comfortable rhythm composed of light and shadow. Director Ogino-style absolute movie which freely manipulates geometric figures.
In the 22nd century, the Shambhala city reporter Youko, who works for the Private Eyes newspaper, and her android boyfriend, bodyguard and cameraman Pete are hunting the enigmatic criminal Mr. X. Their search leads them to the Rainbow Tower at the TechnoLand amusement park, where Youko is taken hostage and Pete must battle to save her by destroying the program of the tower’s central computer to prevent Mr. X’s escape.
Song by the Nishi Rokugo Shonen Shoujo Gasshodan which aired in 1970 on NHK in the Minna no Uta program.
Tsuki ga Noboru made ni
A father and daughter in Japan climb to the top of a ridge to watch the moonrise. As they wait, an old man tells them his story.
UFO Gakuen no Himitsu
Ray, Anna, Tyler, Halle and Eisuke are five high school students who are suddenly wrapped up in a mysterious incident. An alien species called Grey abduct Halle’s sister and insert a special chip inside her brain. The five stand up to save Halle’s sister and try to reveal the existence of aliens, but continue to witness mysterious events.
Urashima Taro is based on a well-known Japanese folk tale about an honest fisherman who is invited to an underwater castle after saving a sea turtle on a beach from bullies.
Yi Wan Nian Yi Hou
Hundreds of thousands of years after the collapse of civilization, the world is a post-tech wasteland, and is inhabited by humanoid tribes. The Peace held between them is threatened by the return of Wushen, an evil shape-shifting ghost of modern technology. Wushen threatens to enslave the world population. Zhuma, a ten-year-old girl is the heroine of the story, accompanied by Zhanggong, her lion-like Tibetan Mastiff dog. Chosen, and helped by a ethereal goddess she must assemble a band of allies from the surviving tribes to fight Wushen, and stop him from gaining control over an ancient power.
Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger vs. Ninninger the Movie: Super Sentai’s Message from the Future
The chronology of Super Sentai may, at last, be at an end. A boy has arrived from the future to save the Earth from catastrophe. Yamato and his team are not aware that they are part of the enemy’s plans. The Ninningers, who once protected Earth, have returned! And this time, they believe the Zyuohger are Yokai monsters! This battle will be the end of both teams. Will the message of the future boy get to Yamato in time? An unbelievable roll call that brings together all the Rangers of the Super Sentai! In 2017 the battle of all battles begins!”
Keibuho Yabe Kenzou: Zunou VS Zumou
The arrogant Yabe Kenzo who has been unwittingly solving difficult cases thanks to a combination of good luck and mix-ups around him, returns with his subordinate Akiba Harando, the computer nerd. Although the submissive Akiba does not shrink back from Yabe’s treatment, something unusual arises in their relationship this time. Yabe finds himself squaring off against his strongest rival to date. Genius scientist Deep Manabu who has invented “God Eye Joe”, artificial intelligence customized for criminal investigations, has been solving successive cases that even the FBI and Scotland Yard have given up on. He announces that he will use it to catch a murderer called the “referee of the dark” whom the Japanese police are helpless against. With no room to maneuver, the police commissioner assigns Yabe to be the full-time investigator in order shift responsibility. Unaware of this, Yabe heads to a hot spring area with eyewitness sightings of the “referee of the dark” in high spirits. There is a landslide and an inn is cut off like a remote island. Then a company president who is a guest at the inn is murdered. Under Yabe’s supervision, the proprietress of the inn Yamakawa Tamao and her guests split into groups to search the surroundings for clues. The murderer’s personal effects are discovered in the direction of the woods and Yabe gives chase with Akiba. Meanwhile, Deep Manabu has been at work on analyzing the case. A fierce battle of wits is about to unfold between the man with the wig and the man who uses artificial intelligence, in the investigation of this bloodthirsty killer.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 4
Following the defeat of Hive, S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson is consumed with guilt over the death of her fellow agent and lover, Lincoln Campbell. To help cope with her grief, she has left S.H.I.E.L.D., effectively going rogue. Taking on the alias “Quake”, Johnson begins engaging in vigilante activity, directly opposing the actions of the anti-Inhuman mercenary organization, the Watchdogs. During her latest engagement, she runs afoul a group of gangsters in Los Angeles. The confrontation is suddenly interrupted by the unexpected arrival of a second vigilante with fire-based abilities, who slaughters the gangsters in cold blood. Through investigation, Johnson comes to learn that the vigilante is Robbie Reyes, a local mechanic. Instead of being an Inhuman, like Johnson initially assumed, Reyes’ powers are a result of his bonding with a supernatural entity from an alternate dimension.
Accel World: Infinite Burst
In 2046, many aspects of life are carried out on a virtual network. No matter how advanced the time becomes, however, bullying never disappears. Haruyuki is one of the bullied students. However, one day he is contacted by Kuroyukihime, the most famous person in the school. “Wouldn’t you like to ‘accelerate’ and go further ahead, boy?” Haruyuki is introduced to the “Accel World” and decides to fight as Kuroyukihime’s knight.
New episodes bundled with the limited edition eighth and ninth manga volumes.
Symbolized an urban man with a triangle figure, a country woman with a circle, and represented the encounter between the two by movement. Director Shigenji Ogino tried to naturally color the movie via the kinema color technique. Due to being an early work, the technique isn’t smooth. Because of this the film has a photosensitive epileptic seizure warning as there are high frequency flashes of red and green frames for the duration of the entire film.
Aoi Valt is a fifth-grade elementary school student who is crazy about Beyblade. Valt’s best friend since childhood, Kurenai Shuu, is hailed as a Beyblade prodigy and has already been named as one of the National Beyblade Tournament’s Final Four. Inspired by Shuu’s accomplishments, Valt sets his sights on reaching this year’s national tournament. But to get to the big leagues, he must first emerge victorious from the district tournament, which is no easy feat, given the tough opponents standing in his way. Determined to win, Valt aims to make it to the championship, where he hopes to battle Shuu and move on to the national tournament. As he battles, Valt broadens his circle of friends and reaches new heights. Without even realizing it, he begins to dream of becoming the best Blader in the world.
Chibi Maruko-chan: Watashi no Suki na Uta
Sakura Momoko is a third grade student who lives together with her parents, grandparents and her older sister. One day, on her way to her relatives in Shizuoka, Sakura meets Kimura Shouko, who occasionally draws portraits at the local train station. With their love for drawing as a starting point, they quickly become close friends…
Before producing a TV series, a pilot film was made to let sponsors and television stations grasp the work’s pervasive quality. This is the pilot film for “Dororo” in which the characters are closer to those of the original story compared to the characters in the TV series. The faces and personalities of the characters in the TV series are altered from time to time to gain popularity among its viewers. As a result, sometimes viewers really loved it, but at other times it didn’t go over as well. The pilot for “Dororo” was made in color, but the TV series was monochrome due to a tighter budget. The story depicts a journey in which the boy thief named Dororo and a cursed man called Hyakkimaru destroy monsters. Hyakkimaru can be a complete “human” only after he destroys 48 devils.
Dororo to Hyakkimaru
Hyakkimaru is a young man who lacks 48 body parts because they were taken from him by demons before birth, which was promised by his father, Kagemitsu Daigo to obtain his wish to take over the country. When the baby boy was born, he was missing 48 parts of his body, and thus was abandoned, thrown into a river. Hyakkimaru has grown up and now has obtained fake body parts so he can eliminate the 48 demons that were made from his body, to retrieve his missing body parts. Along for the adventure is the boy thief, Dororo, that he becomes friends with.
Four Seasons: Fuuka to Nanami
A spin-off episode of Yamaha Motor’s original video animation “Master of Torque,” featuring Fuuka Torimi and Nanami Hiyoshi that illustrates the changing of the four seasons and the different joys of motorcycling that come with them.
Gekijouban Sidonia no Kishi
The year is 3394. The solar system has been long destroyed by a strange alien race called Gauna. Now humans are barely maintaining population in their seed ships – the ones they also used to escape a thousand years ago. After several years of drifting though space, Sidonia, a seed ship with a population of over 500,000 people, is once again threatened by Gauna. Follow Tanikaze Nagate, a mysterious young man from the deep corners of the ship, and his friends as they try to strike back against these gigantic creatures and at the same time learn what they really are for the sake of humanity’s survival.
Genki Bakuhatsu Ganbaruger
Three boys, Kotarou, a ninja in training, Rikiya, a training baseball player and Yousuke, a studiying scholar were living normal lives in Blue Sky City. One day, Kotarou along with his father Toubei accidentally broke the seal that links the Demon World from the Human World. Until Eldoran, the spirit of light in the Demon World appeared in front of Kotarou, Rikiya and Yousuke along with three strange machines. They were appointed to save the world from destruction as the Gambaruger Team and use the robot Ganbaruger. After their first victory againts the demons, Yamino Ryusei put a curse on Kotarou’s dad, turning him into a dog. He did the same to the three boys but it didn’t work. Except if Kotarou, Rikiya and Yousuke revealed their identities, they will turn into dogs. Now, the three of them needs to save the world from the Demon Empire at the same time, keeping their identities as the Ganbaruger Team low.
Gravity Daze The Animation: Ouverture
The 20-minute animation that bridges the gap between the original Gravity Rush and Gravity Rush 2. Featuring Kat “Gravity Queen” and her friends Raven and Syd. Can they find more clues about the fearsome enemy threatening to unravel the fabric of the universe?
Guomin Laogong Dai Huijia
Lu Jin Nian and Qiao An Hao were not married by choice. On the first day of their wedding night, Qiao An Hao made three rules regarding their marriage. One, you are not allowed to touch me. Two, you are not allowed to announce publicly that I’m your wife. Three, you are not allowed to say that we are living together.
Kidou Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans (2016)
The Earth Sphere had lost its previous governing structure, and a new world was created under new systems of government. While a temporary peace had arrived, the seeds of a new conflict were being sown in the Mars Sphere, far away from Earth.
Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon
Kobayashi is your average office worker who lives a boring life, alone in her small apartment, until she saves the life of a female dragon in distress. The dragon, named Tooru, has the ability to magically transform into an adorable human girl, albeit with horns and a long tail, and she will do anything to pay off her debt of gratitude, whether Kobayashi likes it or not. With a very persistent and amorous dragon as a roommate, nothing comes easy, and Kobayashi’s normal life is about to go off the deep end.
Lupin Sansei: Italian Game
The special’s story centers on the kidnapping of Rebecca Rossellini, it recycles footage from the episodes “The Marriage of Lupin III”, “0.2% Chance of Survival”, and “Non-Stop Rendezvous”, the last of which is a DVD/Blu-ray-exclusive episode. The story ties together several plotlines established in these episodes.
Lupin the IIIrd: Chikemuri no Ishikawa Goemon
In the movie, a young Goemon tries to save the boss of the Steel Dragon group when their gambling boat is attacked, only for the man to lose his life in an explosion straight after. The culprit is a man known as the Ghost of Bermuda – his previous code name: Hawk. So a chase begins with Goemon, Lupin III Daisuke Jigen, and Fujiko Mine all after Hawk.
Master of Torque Season 2
Makina lost consciousness when the Marishi Machina suit developed by the Hyuuga Corporation seized control of her body and sent her charging onto the new Shutoko expressway on an MT-07. Luckily, Dan was able to stop her before it was too late. With Makina on the back of his MT-09 Street Rally, Dan began riding back towards the Genesis Café only to be intercepted by Hyuga Corporation chairman Hyuuga Mitsukuni. He was waiting for them with an unsettling expression on his face. Dan was sure that he would be forced to resign his job for getting the heir to the company’s presidency, Hyuuga Koutarou, involved in this mess. But when Makina confronts Mitsukuni about the truth behind the incident that claimed their parents’ lives, Dan is given an order he would never have expected. Dan keeps trying to avoid facing the trauma he experienced as a child, but is encouraged to find the truth from Makina. Sanae, the owner of the Genesis Café, seems to notice their troubled state and takes matters into her own hands. Can Dan face his past and free himself of the curse he has borne and reclaim his future with his own hands? The interlocked gears of fate driving the destinies of Dan, Makina and Koutarou begin to move again…
Miss Monochrome: Music Clips
Music clips of Miss Monochrome featuring completely new animation.
Onihei is based on the historical novel series Onihei Hankachou and tells the story of Hasegawa Heizou, who metes justice on wrongdoers and supervises the crackdown on arsonists and robbers in Japan’s Edo period (1603-1868).
Planetarian: Hoshi no Hito
The film adapts a side story of the Planetarian visual novel.
Dynamically expressing the growth and prosperity of organic plants with geometric figures.
Sengoku Choujuu Giga: Otsu
Popular young actors and a unique cast come together to have fun messing around and playing the roles of samurai generals. Sengoku Choujuu Giga is an anime that plays around with both Japan’s history and the generals of Japan’s sengoku period!
After the students of Ayana Academy finish the school festival, they must face the new year. On the day the current Kao Kai members end their final duties and leave Kao, every team holds a performance during the graduation ceremony to offer their thanks.
Yes! Bang Dream!
An anime music video for Yes! BanG_Dream!, the debut single of the Bushiroad project’s Poppin’ Party band.
Yoru no Hi
The rooftops of a darkened city, a couple walking by a lone streetlight on an otherwise darkened street, an old man rocking in a creaky chair in the corner of a room lit only by the moon or the streetlight entering through the window.
Zero: Dragon Blood
Rei Suzumura continues following his duty as “Zero the Silver Fanged Knight”, hunting down the Horrors that prey on humans, when he crosses paths with Alice Hiromi, a young photographer looking for a strange egg for an unrevealed purpose. Little Rei knows that the egg in question is a Makai relic that can bring disaster in the wrong hands, and the battle for its possession has already started.
Dias Police: Ihou Keisatsu
About 150,000 illegal entrants live in Tokyo. They are not recognised as refugees and live in poor conditions. To protect themselves, the illegals create a secret organisation. The organisation has a bank which Japanese Financial Services Agency is not involved with, a hospital that is not authorized by Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare and an illegals police force called “Dias Police.” The only police officer in the organisation is Saki Kubozuka (Shota Matsuda). His age and nationality is unknown. Saki Kubozuka does not speak much, but he has a warm heart and strong sense of justice. He takes care of the weak and tries to maintain public order.
The Walking Dead Season 7
This season adapts material from issues #100–114 of the comic book series and introduces notable comic characters King Ezekiel (Khary Payton) and his pet Bengal tiger, Shiva, including more survivor communities: the Kingdom, the Sanctuary, Oceanside, and the Scavengers. The first half of the season focuses on Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and his group under the rule of Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), and their struggle to obey his orders. The second half of the season focuses on Rick and his companions building an army with like-minded communities to prepare for an all-out war against the Saviors.
The series takes place in a world plagued by Shocker, a mysterious world-wide terrorist organization. To further its plans for world domination, Shocker recruited its agents through kidnapping, turning their victims into mutant cyborgs and, ultimately, brainwashing them. However, one victim named Takeshi Hongo escaped just before the final brainwashing. With his sanity and moral conscience intact, Hongo battled Shocker’s minions as the grasshopper-themed altered human (改造人間 kaizō ningen?) superhero Kamen Rider. Another victim of the altered human process, freelance photographer Hayato Ichimonji, became Kamen Rider 2 after Kamen Rider, who renamed himself as “Kamen Rider 1”, saved him from Shocker’s brainwashing. Assisted by motorcycle race team manager Tobei Tachibana and FBI agent Kazuya Taki, the Kamen Riders fought in both solo and partnered missions against Shocker and its successor organization, Gel-Shocker.
Kamen Rider Brave: ~Let’s Survive! Revival of the Beast Rider Squad!~
A group of revived beast-themed Riders gather to form the “Beast Rider Squad”… and Kamen Rider Ouja, the worst villain Rider, is leading them! Can Kamen Rider Brave hunt them with his new Gashat, “Night of Safari”? And what is the secret behind this battle?
Kamen Rider Ghost: The Legend of Hero Alain
Another Kamen Rider. Another story. Now it’s drawn from the perspective of Alain, who came to Earth from another world.
Kamen Rider Ghost: Truth! The Secret of Heroic Eyecons!
It takes place after the end of the series, revealing why Da Vinci wasn’t chosen to be among the 15 Heroic Eyecons and closing several plotlines from the show and movies, while also introducing the actual Da Vinci Ghost Eyecon.
Kamen Rider Ghost the Movie: The 100 Eyecons and Ghost’s Fated Moment
When Takeru and his friends celebrate Kanon’s 15th birthday, the sky suddenly changes its color. Riding on the Iguana Ghostriker, Takeru, Makoto, and Alain investigate this phenomenon. What they discover is a giant Eyecon in the sky emitting a strange light, which sucked them in! Because of this, they were transported in a village where heroes from the ages are living together.
Keibuho Yabe Kenzo 2
A thief who calls himself Blue Oracle stole into the jewelry shop and got away with diamonds worth some 30 million yen. The criminal had sent a cryptic warning beforehand, but the police deemed it a prank. There is criticism from the public because they did not undertake an investigation. Meanwhile, the inauguration ceremony for the new police commissioner Mitarai Chikao is being held at a hotel in Tokyo. Yabe Kenzo and Akiba Harando have been roped in to provide security, but they ignore their mission and are their usual carefree selves. Then, in an unexpected turn of events, Yabe makes the acquaintance of the police commissioner’s daughter Mirai who has come to the party. A talented girl who has topped the national elementary students exam for the second consecutive year, Mirai brilliantly solves the riddle in a new warning addressed to the police commissioner. That night, Yabe who mistakenly thinks that he has been entrusted with the Blue Oracle investigation by the commissioner, elatedly holds a press conference and makes a great show of declaring war on the criminal. Rising to the challenge, the criminal sends another new warning to the police. Yabe is held responsible for instigating a new crime with actions that were uncalled for, and ends up in hot water. On the other hand, with the police’s reputation on the line, they try to break the code, but do not know the answer and the investigation ends up stalled. Yabe, who is being forced to hand in his resignation for his recklessness, thinks of making use of Mirai and goes to see her. Meanwhile, Mirai the mystery buff, also asks to be included in the investigation by taking advantage of her father’s weakness.
My Love Eun-Dong
Eun-Ho (Joo Jin-Mo) is a popular actor. He has loved Eun-Dong for the past 20 years.
A young man is bestowed with incredible martial arts skills and a mystical force known as the Iron Fist.
David Haller is a troubled young man diagnosed as schizophrenic, but after a strange encounter, he discovers special powers that will change his life forever.
ACCA 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
The kingdom of Dowa, which is subdivided into 13 states, is celebrating its monarch’s 99th birthday. These 13 states have many agencies that are controlled by the giant organization known as ACCA. Within ACCA, Jean Otus is the second-in-command of the inspection agency. His agency has ten people placed in each of the 13 states, with a central office in the capital city. They keep track of all the activities of ACCA across the kingdom, and keep data on each state’s ACCA office flowing toward the central office. Jean also often has business trips from the capital to the other districts to check on the situation and personnel there.
Ai Mai Mii: Surgical Friends
Ai, Mai, and Mii belong to the manga research club and have fought off alien invaders as well as rivals in tournaments. But as usual, Ai’s the only one actually drawing any manga…
Aikatsu! Nerawareta Mahou no Aikatsu! Card
Short anime screened alongside Aikatsu Stars! Movie. The film and the short will mark the first time the franchise is screening a double feature.
Akiba`s Trip The Animation
There is a danger lurking in the Otaku heaven of Akihabara. Vampires with an ability to take over anyone they bite seek their prey in this anime fan’s paradise. When Denkigai Tamotsu encounters one, he nearly loses his life until the mysterious Mayonaka Matome revives him! Now part vampire, he forms a group to protect the streets of Akiba.
Gion Kenji is short and perpetually pissed off about it. Iwashimizu Sumiaki is tall but timid. Although it’s bullies that bring this unlikely pair together on the first day of high school, it’s the rugby club that will make them friends.
Chain Chronicle: Haecceitas no Hikari
Set in the land of Yuguto, the people thought that the land they live is the size of the world, but it’s actually divided into several areas, each with a respective king. Even though there were small wars among the areas, the kings had roundtable meetings to maintain peace and balance. That was until a dark group of dark monsters appeared…
Shibuya, 2015. In a city recovering from the Shibuya Earthquake which devastated it six years ago, Miyashiro Takuru, a student at the newly built private high school Hekiho Academy investigates a series of serial killings known as The Return of the New Generation Madness as part of his work for the school’s newspaper club…
Chiruran: Nibun no Ichi
On the eve of a new era, Kyoto was in chaos. Different factions were moving at cross-purposes, and with the clash of different ideals, many were resorting to violence to enforce their views. To bring back order to the streets of Kyoto, Shinsengumi – the supposed guardians of peace – were formed. A chosen group of hot blooded youth, on a mission to save Kyoto, and to prove their worth… This is a tale of proud young Samurai mercenaries, who lived and died by the sword, in a turbulent period of political upheaval. To them, a man is defined by the way he dies.
In a rural town undergoing revival through music, high school students Kanae and Sousuke meet none other than Beethoven and Mozart! Calling themselves Classicaloids, these mysterious two create a strange power through the music they play that makes stars fall from the sky and giant robots appear. Later, Bach, Chopin and Schubert also emerge as Classicaloids. What is the mystery behind the powers they possess? Are they humanity’s friends or foes?
Cure Miracle to Mofurun no Mahou Lesson!
Cure Miracle and Mofurun hold a magic lesson for the audience, where they quickly start fooling around. When playtime gets out of hand, Cure Miracle needs the help of the audience to save Mofurun.
Da Yu Hai Tang
This is a mythic land where no outsider has ever set foot. The spirit-like dwellers there, however, know us mortals well. They are responsible for human emotions and desires, for seasons, weather, the elapsing of time… Our protagonist, a spirit girl named Chun, has just turned sixteen and goes in the form of a dolphin to explore the earthly part of the sea, to see what the human world is like. While cruising at sea, Chun gets caught in a storm and finds herself enmeshed in a fishing net. A human boy spots her and comes to her rescue, trying to free Chun from the entanglement. By accident, the boy drowns leaving Chun wretched and heartbroken. Da Hai tells an absorbing and bittersweet story of sacrifice and redemption when Chun is determined to bring back to life the boy’s soul, now in the form of a little white fish. Da Hai is about an adolescent coming to terms with her limitations, and a spirit, coming into possession of her powers […] dealing with the difficult issues of death, love and maturing emotions with empathy and nuance.
Demi-chan wa Kataritai
Ajin, also known as demi-humans or simply demi, have lived alongside humans for ages under persecution. However, in recent years, they have become accepted as regular members of society. Takahashi Tetsuo is a biology teacher who has been always interested in demi-humans but never had a chance to meet them. However, in his fourth year of working at Shibasaki High School he starts teaching Takanashi Hikari, a highly-energetic vampire and lover of tomato juice; Machi Kyouko, a shy dullahan who has trouble socializing; and Kusakabe Yuki, a yukionna who avoids people because she is afraid that she might hurt others with her powers. Moreover, the school employs math teacher Satou Sakie, a succubus who constantly suppresses her seductive ability and has zero experience with men. As Takahashi interacts with demi-humans, he learns more interesting facts about them and helps them solve their problems.
The word cerebrum refers to a gigantic system consisting of collision universes, which is called cerebrum universe. The story starts from a series of unknown murders, unravelling the secret hiding beneath the entire universe, ranging from horrifying conspiracies to galaxy wars, from anti-human betrayals to honourable sacrifices. Having realised her weakness and backwardness, mankind takes the last stand.
Eiga Mahou Tsukai Precure! Kiseki no Henshin! Cure Mofurun!
In the Magic World, the centennial Grand Magic Festival is underway. This festival celebrates the return of the Wishing Stone, which grants a wish to one of the Stone’s choosing. When Mofurun is chosen to receive the Stone’s wish, a powerful bear named Dark Matter shows up and kidnaps the Wishing Stone and Mofurun! Dark Matter wants to force Mofurun to wish for the erasure of all magicians. Separated from Mofurun and their ability to transform into Precure, Mirai and Riko, along with Haa, set out to rescue Moforun.
Kokonose Chuuta is an orphan who lives with his aunt. For as long as he can remember he’s had a voice in his head, but other than that he’s been a normal boy — right until the day when a strange thing follows him home and teleports him to a place filled with even more fantastic creatures. It’s a police station in space. Surprisingly, Rein Brickke, the Chief of the Solar System Department, tells him that their computer chose him as a potential candidate for the solar-system’s police force. However, Sonokata Misuzu, a girl from Chuuta’s school with an angelic face and ill temper who turns out to be one of Rein Brickke’s subordinates, doesn’t think Chuuta is suitable for the job. Although Chuuta was shocked at first, he decides to take the aptitude test after being urged by the voice in his head. Most importantly, he wants to prove Misuzu wrong.
Fastening Days 2
A terrible incident suddenly hits a peaceful town. Will our young heroes be able to save everyone from this disaster? An exciting tale of bravery and adventure.
Furusato Saisei Nippon no Mukashibanashi
Like in any culture, Japanese kids grow up listening to the stories repeatedly told by their parents and grandparents. The boy born from a peach; the princess from the moon who is discovered inside a bamboo; the old man who can make a dead cherry tree blossom, etc. These short stories that teach kids to see both the dark and bright sides of life have passed traditional moral values from generation to generation.
Haruna Yuu has transferred to a school in Tokyo so he can live with his sisters after their parents moved to America. Introverted and unskilled at socializing with others, Yuu’s main mode of communication is Twitter. As he’s scoping out his new surroundings with his eyes on his smartphone, he crashes into Akitsuki Fuuka, a girl who appeared in front of him out of nowhere.
Tenma Gabriel White, an angel who graduated at the top of her class at angel school, began to attend a human school on Earth in pursuit of knowledge, but then got engrossed in a web game and decided that going anywhere was just too much trouble.
Gekijouban Aikatsu Stars!
The film’s plot is set in a southern island, where a Legendary Dress Audition is taking place. Nijino Yume and the others must find secret dresses said to be hidden somewhere in the island.
Gekijouban Majestic Prince: Kakusei no Idenshi
Earth faced a crisis of survival under the assault of the mysterious power “Urgal” claiming the Pan-Galaxy Empire Forces. “Team rabbits” of children, Izuru, Asagi, Kay, Tamaki, Sulga, Anju, who born to fight by genetic manipulation, challenge the battle with the latest fighting device “AHSMB (Ash)”. Despite winning in a decisive battle of the base of Urgal, Izuru is seriously injured and becomes in a coma. Asagi prays for the recovery of Izuru at battleship, Godinion. Meanwhile, Diorna with the genes of the royal family of Urgal, reveals its appearance, leads the remaining troops and invades the earth. The aim is “Gene”, which sleeps in the basement of Rabbits’ alma mater, Granzélet urban school. Asagi decides to fight for ‘Izuru’, while Izuru’s consciousness does not return. Team rabbits and new ash in his team form sortie into the final battle.
Gekijouban Trinity Seven: Yuukyuu Toshokan to Renkinjutsu Shoujo
One day Kasuga Arata, the demon lord candidate who possesses the “demon lord element”, casually touches Asami Lilith’s grimoire, the Hermes Apocrypha. At that moment, he is suddenly surrounded by light, and a mysterious young girl shows up in front of him. He gives her the name Lilim, and she becomes attached to Arata and Lilith as her mother and father. But in the same moment she appeared, something in their world changed… The forbidden “Eternal Library” has awakened. Sealed within it is the ultimate product of alchemy, a human creation called the White Demon Lord. The White Demon Lord plans to take out Arata and the Trinity Seven so that he can become the true demon lord. Arata and his companions must face a power greater than any they have ever seen, one that threatens to destroy the world. Can Arata and the Trinity Seven protect the world?
In a world where aliens have invaded Edo Period Japan, skyscrapers, trains and motor bikes have replaced the simple life of Earth inhabitants. One man however, still carries the soul of a samurai, Sakata Gintoki, otherwise known as Yorozuya Gin-san. As reckless as he is, Gintoki carries his own resolve and is ready to take on any challenge with his fellow companions.
A short film by Kuri Youji, which won the second prize at the Montreal World Film Festival in 1967.
Tazuna is a high school student, living in Osaka, who loves to fiddle around with machines. One day, he receives a repair request from an university laboratory. He accepts the request and ends up meeting a girl named Koyori, who has been bedridden for a very long time. Guided by something unknown, Tazuna touches Koyori’s fingertip, and they create a weapon called Nimrod. After creating the Nimrod, Tazuna hears a voice: Those of you who’ve overcome many battles and difficulties, who’ve had a revelation, and who intend to challenge Me are Hand Shakers. Suddenly, Tazuna and Koyori get pulled into a whole different world called Ziggurat. In this world, there are Hand Shakers, two people who touch hands and create the Nimrod. Their goal is to defeat other Hand Shakers in order to gain an audience with God, who will grant them wishes. Bewildered by this new world before him, Tazuna tries to comprehend what’s happening. At that moment, Tazuna and Koyori are attacked by an unknown assailant.
Hua Jianghu Zhi Ling Zhu
Human beings can be divided into two kinds: ordinary people who work for the living, and the undead who work for the dead. For the undead, their lives are dedicated to fulfilling the final wishes of ghosts who died with regrets. As for Baili Dengfeng, he has one and only one destiny in this world: to find his long-missing wife Ruyan. During his quest, Dengfeng makes acquaintance with Jia Xuan, whose family was murdered and is yet to be avenged, Liang You who is cute, naughty and adores him very much, and Liang Yuan, who simply doubts everything neurotically. After a series of events, he also learns of the existence of Spirit Masters and Spirit Slaves, and gets in touch with a mystical organization named “Spirits Expelling Order”. With more and more mysteries being unveiled, the truth is drawing closer and closer to Dengfeng, who perhaps would rather not face the whole of it.
Hungry to Win
A short commercial created by global partners Manchester United and Nissin Food. It features Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie, and Angel Di Maria.
The story takes place in Japan where the economy is in tatters and the distrust of politicians is at a record high. An idol named Mikazuki Kagura who has the support of the Japanese people steps in, establishes a new government and gives positions of government administration to idols, which results in a quick recovery for the Japanese economy. More than 20 years later, Kagura is still leading Japan’s idol government, but she suddenly decides to retire from the political world. The 47 idols who serve as Diet members must now vie to become the next Prime Minister.
Ijime: Ikenie no Kyoushitsu
The March issue of Shogakukan’s Ciao shoujo magazine bundled a DVD with a special anime of Igarashi Kaoru’s Ijime manga.
Jie Mo Ren
When Freshman Zhou Xiaoan put on a ring of unclear origin, a terrifying devil leaps from his mouth and his life is changed forever. Shocking historical secrets are slowly revealed – a Blood Devil calling itself King Zhou of Shang, a race of heart-eating zombies; a dubious group of Taoist Priests that fight against them; mysterious beings of the supernatural world who can blend in to human society.
A persimmon tree wants to grow more fruit and a crow wants to get over his fear of flying. They end up working together to achieve what the both want.
Katekyou Hitman Reborn! x Eldlive Special
Short anime special for Katekyo Hitman Reborn! and ēlDLIVE that exhibited at Akira Amano Illustration Exhibition between July 28 to August 9.
The story takes place in Japari Park, an enormous integrated zoo built somewhere in this world. A mysterious substance found there, called “Sand Star,” causes the animals to turn into humanoid beings called “Animal Girls”! These new creatures spend every day peacefully with the zoo’s visitors… but after some time, a lost child turns up in the park. The child’s attempt to find the way home turns into a great adventure with the Animal Girls!
Kin`iro Mosaic: Pretty Days
The school festival is on the horizon, and something is off with Shinobu. She says she’s been very sleepy in the mornings lately, and it seems she has pushed herself too hard working on the scripts and costumes for their class play. Alice and Youko, who are in another class, notice her circumstances.
Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku o! 2
Following a tragic accident, the game-loving shut-in Satou Kazuma was reborn in a parallel world. Though his dream of enjoying a new life as an adventurer in an RPG-inspired world and striving to be a hero didn’t come true, he managed to get by in his new world. He was joined by Aqua, the goddess who accompanied him to the parallel world; Megumin, an arch wizard who can only use her magic once a day; and Darkness, a crusader whose attacks always miss. And so, along with his party of girls who have extremely advanced powers but unfortunately can’t take full advantage of them, he managed to complete some quests here and there. Then, one day, after Kazuma’s party saved the town of Axel from the mobile fortress Destroyer, a messenger from the capital came to tell Kazuma that he was suspected of the crime of subversion to the state! Where will the ordinary adventurer Kazuma’s life in a parallel world lead him tomorrow?!
Koro-sensei Quest! (2016)
In this world, Koro-sensei is the Demon King while the students of class 3-E are cast as heroes who must defeat him. The students learn swordsmanship and sorcery at Kunugigaoka Magic School. Their strange adventure begins!
Kuroko no Baske: Winter Cup Soushuuhen
An up-and-coming power player, Taiga Kagami, is just back from America. When he comes to Seirin High School, he meets the super-ordinary boy, Tetsuya Kuroko. Kagami is shocked to find that Kuroko isn’t good at basketball, in fact, he’s bad! And he’s so plain that he’s impossible to see. But Kuroko’s plainness lets him pass the ball around without the other team noticing him, and he’s none other than the sixth member of the Miracle Generation.
Kuzu no Honkai
17-year-old Awaya Mugi and Yasuraoka Hanabi appear to be the ideal couple. They are both pretty popular, and they seem to suit each other well. However, outsiders don’t know of the secret they share. Both Mugi and Hanabi have hopeless crushes on someone else, and they are only dating each other to soothe their loneliness. Mugi is in love with Minagawa Akane, a young teacher who used to be his home tutor. Hanabi is also in love with a teacher, Kanai Narumi, a young man who has been a family friend since she was little. In each other, they find a place where they can grieve for the ones they cannot have, and they share a loneliness-driven physical intimacy. Will things stay like this for them forever?
Love Live! The School Idol Movie
Hot on the heels of the third year students’ graduation, μ’s is invited to New York in hopes of spreading the joy of school idols to other parts of the world. Due to the events of the recent Love Live!, μ’s has reached eminent stardom which results in crowds swarming them whenever they appear in public. With the increased attention, however, comes a difficult choice. Having yet to publicly announce the decision they came to regarding their future, the young members of μ’s are pushed to continue performing by rival group A-RISE, Otonokizaka High School, and even Love Live! itself. As leader, Kousaka Honoka is left wondering if the path they have chosen is truly for the best, as μ’s must re-evaluate their choices and come to a final decision on what they want for the future.
Lu Shidai 2nd Season
Zhiquiang is a young boy who loves playing League of Legends with his friends. The series follows his crazy adventures.
Marginal #4 Kiss kara Tsukuru Big Bang
On February 13, as snow flurries dance in the air, a new idol unit is born at Pythagoras Production. They are the idols who will deliver their kiss to the ends of the galaxy: Marginal #4. Its members, Kirihara Atom, Aiba Rui, Nomura L, and Nomura R, put all their effort into their entertainment career for the sake of the fan supporting them! They continue to mature as idols along with the senior unit pulling the entertainment industry forward, Lagrange Point, and the younger unit preparing to make their debut, Unicorn Jr. But when they step off the stage, they’re ordinary high school boys with some chaotic student lives!
Masamune-kun no Revenge
As an overweight child, Makabe Masamune was mercilessly teased and bullied by one particular girl, Adagaki Aki. Determined to one day exact his revenge upon her, Makabe begins a rigorous regimen of self-improvement and personal transformation.
Years later, Masamune re-emerges as a new man. Handsome, popular, with perfect grades and good at sports, Masamune-kun transfers to Aki’s school, and is unrecognizable to her. Now, Masamune-kun is ready to confront the girl who bullied him so many years ago and humiliate her at last. But will revenge be as sweet as he thought?
Minami Kamakura Koukou Joshi Jitensha Bu
Maiharu Hiromi has moved from Nagasaki to Kamakura. She begins her new life in Kamakura and her first day in Minami Kamakura High School by cycling to her school, but she has not ridden a bicycle in many years. On the way to the first day ceremony she almost crashes into Akizuki Tomoe. Obviously Hiromi needs a lot more practice, so Tomoe decides to help Hiromi train to become better at riding a bicycle, and they become good friends. When they discover that the school used to have a bicycle club, the girls, together with Kamikura Fuyune and Higa Natsumi, resurrect the club naming it the Minami Kamakura High School Girls Bicycle Club.
Four men are assigned to Nanba, the world’s most formidable prison. Jyugo, a man who attempted to break out of prison and ended up extending his jail time; Uno, a man who likes to gamble with women; Rock, a man who likes to get into fights; and Nico, a man who likes anime. A super exciting action comedy about the daily lives of the prison’s inmates and guards.
Nanja Monja Obake
An anime made entirely in sumi-e following a child fox spirit and his morphing ability for haunting but he ends up getting scared himself.
Nobunaga no Shinobi
The anime centers on a young female ninja named Chidori, whose dream is to help the Warring States-era warlord Oda Nobunaga to achieve his goals.
The “Nyanbo” are creatures with square bodies with ears and tails that came to Earth from outer space. There’s Tora, who dreams of repairing their broken UFO and returning to space, as well as his sister Kotora, the precocious Shiro, the mischievous Mike, the mysterious Kuro, and many more. All of these Nyanbos are now happily living much like cats, free-spirited and sometimes getting into trouble, in places that humans don’t know about.
Konagai Yuuko is a shy first-year in high school who owns three cats: the cheerful and mischievous Munchkin Maa, the smart and responsible Russian Blue Rou, and the gentle laid-back crybaby Singapura Shii. Yuuko, whose only friends were her cats, one day becomes friends with Shiratori Azumi, who also loves cats and owns a Turkish Angora named Elza. And so the daily life of Yuuko and her cats, Yuuko and Azumi’s friendship, and the little adventures of their cats unfold.
You are the protagonist. The anime is about 3 stories that develop in your (one) room.
Oshiete! Galko-chan OAD
Bundled with fourth manga volume.
Piace: Watashi no Italian
High schooler Nanase Morina starts work at Trattoria Festa, an Italian restaurant filled with various and sundry quirky characters… and where through its unique cuisine, she will begin to mature as a person.
Pinky Wakuwaku Tabi Stroll
Promotional anime for Frente International’s Pinky candy featuring their pink monkey mascot who bring happiness through the power of Pinky candy.
A music video for the song “Punpun Polka” by Hiroshi Ashino that was featured on NHK’s Minna no Uta program.
Rewrite 2nd Season
Green City Kazamatsuri is a city built on the ideal of a harmonious relationship between civilization and environment. However, the peaceful Kazamatsuri will soon be faced with its annual commotion, the Harvest Festa at the turn of the year. It’s an event that is much like a massive school festival, and Tennoji Kotaro decides to head out to research topics for his articles. It’s an easy decision for him, because the town is filled with rumors about unidentified creature sightings and various other occult occurrences. At the same time, strange things start happening to Kotaro himself.
Rudolf to Ippaiattena
Rudolf enjoys a life of comfort and care in Gifu, Japan. Yet true to the adage, curiosity gets the best of the kitten, and he decides to explore beyond the four walls of his home. When he’s inadvertently whisked into the back of a cargo truck and lands in Tokyo, he befriends Gottalot, a seasoned street cat who possesses a crucial and unusual skill that will help him find his way home: the ability to read the human language. Rudolf’s journey is rich with Japanese culture, and his story celebrates the wonder of discovery—that magical moment when you realize you have the key to unlock the world.
It’s a music video for Utada Hikaru’s song Sakura Nagashi, theme song for Evangelion Shin Gekijouban: Q, set to scenes from the film. The music video features cuts that were not used in the original film.
Sangatsu no Lion
This is a gentle tale about people trying to regain something. And it is a tale of battle. Kiriyama Rei had lost his family in an accident when he was young. Now he is a 17-year-old pro shogi player who is burdened with deep loneliness. Rei lives alone in an old town in Tokyo, but after becoming acquainted with three sisters, Akari, Hinata and Momo, he begins to change little by little…
Schoolgirl Strikers: Animation Channel
The newly established private high school for girls, Goryoukan Academy, has a hidden face that people on the outside don’t know about… Mysterious apparitions called Oburi have appeared from a rift in space-time. The only ones capable of fighting this enemy of mankind are girls known as Strikers, who have the ability to sense the fifth dimension. Goryoukan Academy is actually an organization that seeks out girls who are more than meets the eye and trains them up for the Fifth Force, a combat force created to subjugate the Oburi. The story of the battles and friendships of five girls who comprise the newly assembled team Altair Torte is about to begin!
Shoichi Kamita is an ordinary high school boy, who is faced with the university entrance exam and worried about his future. This campus romantic comedy, “Seiren”, which means honest in Japanese, depicts his pure relationship with three different heroines. Each story is the unique and mutual memory between him and the heroine.
Sengoku Choujuu Giga: Kou
The anime use a sumi-e (traditional Japanese ink painting) motif, and feature Japan’s famous Sengoku-era warlords as animals.
Protagonist XiaoFei used to be an ordinary guy from H city. After the spring water was contaminated with a virus, however, he unexpectedly encountered an unprecedented crisis. The people living in H City became zombies one by one, devouring each other, and gradually evolving. Can XiaoFei escape from H city and meet up with his girlfriend Wei? The story now begins…
Shounen Ashibe: Go! Go! Goma-chan
A comedy manga, “Shonen Ashibe,” that follows the friendship between baby spotted seal Goma-chan and first-grade student Ashiya Ashibe. First serialized in 1988 and adapted to anime in 1991, the adorable Goma-chan created a massive following and a spotted seal boom. This spring, Goma-chan returns to “Tentere Anime.” A cute, pleasant story of Ashibe and Goma-chan and their unusual school and their neighbors. Sometimes endearing, sometimes bizarre, it’s a fun anime for the whole family!
Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu: Sukeroku Futatabi Hen
Upon his release from prison, a man seeks out the famous comedic storyteller Yakumo after falling in love with his rendition of a story called “Shinigami.” Yakumo accepts the ex-convict as his apprentice, nicknaming him “Yotaro.” As Yotaro gets acclimated to his new life, he meets Konatsu, a girl in the care of Yakumo who wants to become a performer as well, but is unable to because she is a woman.
Twin detectives Xiaotu and Xiaohu set up a business that specializes in dealing with supernatural occurrences. However, when they investigate what seems to be an ordinary “Supernatural” case, a series of bizarre events unfold. To that end, Xiaotu and Xiaohu conquer hardships with every step they take, to clear the hazy path towards the truth.
Si Ling Bianma: Zhi Shijie Caozong Zhe
“Ghost” is an online mobile game that Ye Yinyi always dreamed of completing, and to that end, has poured his blood and tears into it, even missing a date with his girlfriend. However, he learns about an alarming monster attack on a young woman near his house, a photograph of which shows the monster to bear a resemblance to the monster he designed. Why is the world of his mobile game appearing in real life?
Sousei no Onmyouji
Rokuro is from a family of exorcists who remove the evil Kegare, but his real dream is to be a singer, a soccer player, or anything other than an exorcist. When another exorcist name Benio arrives, Rokuro is suddenly inflamed with competitive spirit and decides to put his natural knack to good use. Their rivalry gets more complicated when they both learn they are the destined “Twin Star Exorcists,” two ultimate fighters fated to marry and create the prophesied child who will eliminate all the Kegare in the world.
Heir of an old famous family of Exorcist, You Keika is stricken by poverty after losing his parents and he had to struggle as a street fortune teller and as a computer recovery part timer to earn money. One night in a junkyard, he met the mysterious yet charismatic Exorcist, Tanmoku Ki who was fighting an evil spirit. This encounter was the beginning of a fated story for You Keika. Unfortunately for him, he was hit by a car and became a ghost. That’s where, the handsome exorcist Tanmoku Ki appeared and asked You Keika to make a pact with him to fight Evil Spirits together. Here starts the friendship of our heroes!
Super Danganronpa 2.5: Komaeda Nagito to Sekai no Hakaisha
At Hope’s Peak Academy, a school full of extraordinarily talented individuals, Nagito Komaeda is an ordinary boy with no special traits or interesting skills to speak of—except for his incredible unluckiness. Just walking to school in the morning leads to a number of unfortunate accidents, which only escalate as the day goes on. Despite this, Komaeda leads a relatively normal life and is satisfied with his modest slice of happiness. But everything changes when a mysterious boy who declares himself the “Destroyer of the World” arrives to shatter this hopeless paradise.
Super Lovers 2
After leaving Canada to move in with Haru, Ren was finally getting used to living as the youngest of four brothers, and Haru’s new café was beginning to thrive… when their mother, Haruko, showed up and said she was taking Rei with her to Switzerland! The shock of her sudden declaration just when Haru and Rei had begun to grow closer led to increasing discord between them. Is more trouble on the horizon?!
Tales of Zestiria the Cross (2017)
Sorey is a human youth who grew up among the seraphim (tenzoku), spiritual beings not visible to humans. Sorey believes in the folklore that says long ago, every human was able to see the seraphim and dreams of unraveling the ancient mystery to make the world a place where people and seraphim can live together in peace. One day, Sorey visits the human capital for the very first time. He becomes embroiled in an incident during which he pulls out a holy sword imbedded in a rock and ends up becoming a Shepherd, one who casts away calamity from the world. He begins to realize the gravity of his mission, and his dream of coexistence between mankind and the seraphim becomes more intense…
Tantei Opera Milky Holmes: Fun Fun Pearly Night – Ken to Janet no Okurimono
A christmas special from Milky Holmes.
Time Bokan 24
The story centers on Tokio, a junior high student living in the present time who is suddenly made a member of the 24th century’s Space-Time Administration Bureau. Immediately, he learns that the history he has learned in the textbooks is wrong, and there is a more interesting version of history where the peerless beauty Cleopatra is actually the comic duo of Cleo and Patra, and Momotarou is more of an ogre than actual ogres. Together with his teammate Calen, they use the 24 Bokan Mecha to search for the True History. The villains in the story include Bimajo, Tsubuyakky and Suzukky, who are employed by History Paradise (the world’s largest textbook company) to keep history as it was written in the textbooks.
Trickster: Edogawa Ranpo “Shounen Tanteidan” yori
It is the 2030s. The Boy Detectives Club gathers under Akechi Kogorou, the mysterious detective. The group solves cases great and small using their unique skills. One day, a member of the club, Hanazaki Kensuke, meets the boy Kobayashi Yoshio. Kobayashi’s body cannot die due to the effects of the “Unidentifiable Mist,” but he yearns for death, and shirks from contact with other people. Taking an interest in him, Hanazaki invites him to join the Boy Detectives Club. Their meeting is connected to the fate tying together Akechi Kogorou, and the era’s greatest villain, the Fiend With Twenty Faces.
Meiro-chou is a town where all-female diviners (uranaishi) live and where girls from all over the country yearn to become the top diviner — Urara. Today, a solitary girl named Chiya enters the town’s gates. However, she has another purpose coming here, besides becoming the Urara. Chiya’s days as an apprentice diviner begin as she meets three friends — the earnest Kon, Koume who is a fan of Western culture, and the shy Nono.
Music video for ClariS’ single “Wake Up”. The song was also used as the opening theme for Moyashimon Returns.
Yami Shibai 4
A short horror anime that presents classic urban legends in a digitized form of the recently rare “kamishibai” style.
A foxy temptress. A strange misty tree demon. A girl with the power of the goddess Xianjia! Being caught between these women is a feat in it of itself, but our hero Feng Xi must fight in order to protect the peace and save the world!
Yoru no Yatterman
Long, long ago, a pair of heroes called the Yatterman faced off against the mischievous Doronbow Gang, led by the sexy villainess Doronjo. Now, years later, the Yatter Kingdom is protected by the new Yatterman. But the mysterious new Yatterman have forced the Yatter people into labor, and unrest runs rampant throughout the kingdom. In the spirit of her predecessor, a young new Doronjo reforms the Doronbow Gang in rebellion against the Yatterman.
The anime centers on a young girl who fights on the frontlines in war. She has blonde hair, blue eyes, and nearly transparent white skin, and she flies through the air and mercilessly strikes down her opponents. Her name is Tanya Degurechaff, and she speaks with a young girl’s lisp and commands the army. Tanya used to be one of Japan’s elite office workers, but because of a wrathful god, was reborn as a little girl. Tanya prioritizes optimization and career advancement above all, and she will become the most dangerous entity among the Imperial Army’s sorcerers.
Yuu Gi Ou: Arc-V
Sakaki Yuuya is a 14-old-year student who wants to become a professional entertainment duellist to give everyone a smile, but one day, he ends up fighting an exhibition match against the current champion of the Pro Duel World. This fight will lead him to make a decision, and confront the difficulties to make his dream come true.
Yuu Gi Ou: The Dark Side of Dimensions
Mutou Yuugi and his friends are in their final year of high school and are talking about what they will do in the future. Meanwhile, Kaiba Seto has commissioned an excavation to retrieve the disassembled Millennium Puzzle from the ruins of the Millennium chamber. The item had previously housed the soul of his rival, Atem, whom he hopes to revive in order to settle their score. The excavation is interrupted by Diva, who faces Kaiba in a game of Duel Monsters and steals two pieces of the puzzle. He keeps one piece to himself and gives the other to his sister, Sera, who passes it on to Mutou Yuugi.
Zettai Muteki Raijin Ou
Suddenly, an evil empire, Jaaku, raids the Earth. But the light appears from the Earth, and fights against Jaaku. It is Raijin Oh operated by Eldran. Eldran has protected the earth since the ancient ages. But he was injured during the fight, and Raijin Oh falls to the ground. On the other hand, Jaaku scatters their weapons, Aku Darmer, all over the world. Meanwhile, in Yosho elementary school, they have extra lessons in the 3rd class of the 5th grade. Eldran leaves Raijin Medal to them and asks them to save the Earth for him, and then he disappeared. In this way, the Earth Defense Agency consisted of elementary students is founded.
Jiang Haoyi is an ordinary freshman high school student. One day, he is approached by a group of girls he does not recognize, and the girls confess their love to him, causing quite the disturbance! Just as the student body surrounds them, at the ready to denounce what’s happening, time stops. A young girl in an outlandish dress descends from the heavens. She claims to be the God of Love, and explains just what is going on behind all this confusion…
Due to various circumstances, college freshman Tokura Aoi begins part-timing at the café Rainy Colour run by Koga Shion and owned by Amami Kouji. Attending the café are the cool and handsome Iwase Keiichi and the confident Sakurai Ryouta. Aoi’s life gets a lot more hectic, but fun.
Chain Chronicle (2016)
This is the story of the Chain Chronicle, a book that describes everything that happens in the world. The citizens of the remote continent of Yggd once thought that there was nothing beyond their continent. The continent was divided into several regions, each with its own king. Though there were small skirmishes amongst them, a lord, chosen by the kings in conference, always maintained balance, until the evil Black Army arrived. The Volunteer Army, led by Yuri, was no match for the Black Army. During the fighting, the Lord of Black captures half of the Chain Chronicle, as well as the capital.
The 3DCG film will cover the manga’s Osaka Arc.
Hantsu x Trash
The story follows aimless high school first year Hamaji Youhei, who receives an invitation to join a club where “he can touch girls as much as he wants.” He finds himself at the water polo club.
Kaette Kita Doraemon
Movie version of the Doraemon: Come Back Doraemon Special.
15-second television anime adaptation of pachinko and slot machine parlor Island’s “Aira Project” commercials.
The story follows Kurata Ami, a first year college student with no special qualities. One day she happens to notice someone riding a folding bike, immediately falls in love with it, and uses all her savings to buy one. She eventually gets introduced to the world of long-distance bicycling and road racer bikes, and she forms a cycling team called Fortuna with four other female college students from the same school. Their goal is to ride in a “brevet” or a team based long-distance event called a “flèche”.
Zhiquiang is a young boy who loves playing League of Legends with his friends. Follow his crazy adventures.
Mahou Tsukai Precure!
Asahina Mirai, a 13-year-old girl who’s going into her second year of middle school, witnesses a mysterious object fall into the park. Excitedly, she brings her stuffed bear Mofurun with her to see what it was. When she gets there, she sees a girl named Riko flying on a broom. Mirai has a lot of questions, and Riko explains that she’s searching for something. The two of them are wearing similar pendants. Then Batty, an ally of the dark magic user Dokurokushe, appears before them and demands the Linkle Stone Emerald. Batty creates a monster called Yokubarl and drives them into a corner. Mirai, Riko and Mofurun join hands and speak the magic words “Cure Up RaPaPa!”, their pendants glow, and they become the legendary Precure.
Ryuu no Haisha
The story takes place in Dragon Country. Nonoko is a newly appointed dentist and her mission is to protect the dragon, the guardian of the country, from tooth-cavity bacteria. One day, amid increasingly fierce battles with the neighboring country, Nonoko finds on the dragon’s tooth an unconscious boy soldier from the enemy country. His name is Bell, and he has been resurrected from inside the tooth by the dragon – a supernatural phenomenon that legend says occurs before a major disaster. As Nonoko and Bell go through a series of fierce battles, they eventually learn to accept their fate.
The Gakuen Choujotai
Three girls, who have psychic powers, found a justice supporting group called the “Gakuen Choujotai” (Academy Super Girl Team). Psychokinesist Yumi, telepathist O-Kei, and Mai, who has superhuman strength. However, they are still inexperienced in using these powers. Meanwhile, a suspicious organization, the “Psychic Power Research Society” secretly works on a method to control the students’ minds. The time has come for the Academy Super Girl Team!
Higashida Daisuke, a first-year high school student at an elite school in Hokkaido, learns that his father’s company went bankrupt. Thus Daisuke effectively loses his allowance to pay for his phone bill and even worse the money for his train pass to school that is 15 km away. Even though he very much would prefer spending his time studying, he takes on a part-time job at the conveniently close Wagnaria family restaurant, to support his irresponsible parents and younger sister. Working under the stern, same-aged floor chief Miyakoshi Hana, it quickly becomes clear that the staff at this restaurant is all but normal: Hana bullies the manager Sakaki Ken’ichirou for feeding stray cats close to the restaurant, but will put on the kindest smile for customers entering the restaurant. The slightly older Muranushi Sayuri greets a regular elderly customer and serves him coffee, but seems to be the only one able to see said customer. Strangely she does not believe in the supernatural. The sluggish, yet manipulative Kondou Kisaki, a university student, easily convinces the gullible manager that she should start her shift later, for the good of the restaurant. Hana objects, so Kisaki asks her a history question, embarrassing Hana. Kisaki’s trick to continue smoking does not work or impress Daisuke, though. The friendly Adachi Masahiro is in charge of the kitchen, alongside Kouno Takuya who also works there. Kamakura Shiho, serving on the floor, is the daughter of a company president, solving problems by throwing money at them, literally. Shindou Yuuta is working several part-time jobs, because his father is in debt to Shiho’s father. Obviously Shiho does not need to work at the restaurant, but she was rejected by Yuuta when they were young, and is still holding a grudge. And so Daisuke’s unusual working life at this family restaurant begins…
The “nonsensical romantic fantasy” of the anime centres around a kitten named Loup and a puppy named Noix — both of whom believe that they are actually human girls.
Based on the 4-koma manga by Mikami Komata.
7 Años (2016)
Four friends face an agonizing decision. One must go to prison. The other three must make the sacrifice worthwhile.
A Street Cat Named Bob (2016)
Based on the international best selling book. The true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.
All We Had (2016)
A mother struggles to make a better life for her daughter.
Amanda Knox (2016)
American exchange student Amanda Knox is convicted and eventually acquitted for the 2007 death of another student in Italy.
Art of Conflict (2012)
The murals of Northern Ireland are an expression of the region’s violent Troubles. ‘The Art of Conflict’ examines these murals through their painters and the people who live there, exploring this unique street art’s impact, purpose, and future.
Audrie & Daisy (2016)
A look at the effects that online bullying has on the lives of teenagers and their community.
Brahman Naman (2016)
A champion college quizzing team try to win the all-India finals and lose their virginities.
The story of Christine Chubbuck, a 1970s TV reporter struggling with depression and professional frustrations as she tries to advance her career.
Collateral Beauty (2016)
Retreating from life after a tragedy, a man questions the universe by writing to Love, Time and Death. Receiving unexpected answers, he begins to see how these things interlock and how even loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.
A Taiwanese drug smuggler catches a ride with the wrong cab driver.
Hot Girls Wanted (2015)
A documentary about young women who have been drawn into the sex trade – and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn.
I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016)
A young nurse takes care of elderly author who lives in a haunted house.
I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore (2017)
When a depressed woman is burglarized, she finds a new sense of purpose by tracking down the thieves alongside her obnoxious neighbor. But they soon find themselves dangerously out of their depth against a pack of degenerate criminals.
I, Daniel Blake (2016)
A middle aged carpenter who requires state welfare after suffering a heart attack is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.
I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead (2016)
I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead, directed by Justin Krook, is a heart-pumping yet heart-wrenching documentary about one of the most eminent DJs working today: Steve Aoki. In the lead-up to Aoki’s biggest show of his career, this introspective doc examines the driving force behind his passion: Rocky Aoki, daredevil showman, Benihana founder, and Steve’s looming father figure. From producers David Gelb (Chef’s Table, Jiro Dreams of Sushi), Matthew Weaver (Rock of Ages), Matt Colon, Happy Walters, Executive Producer Michael Mailis and Co-Producer Susan Wrubel.
Following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy fights through grief and trauma to regain her faith, console her children, and define her husband’s historic legacy.
Keith Richards: Under the Influence (2015)
A portrait of Keith Richards that takes us on a journey to discover the genesis of his sound as a songwriter, guitarist and performer.
Kingdom of Shadows (2015)
Bernardo Ruiz takes an unflinching look at the human cost of the U.S.-Mexico drug war through the perspectives of three unlikely individuals.
Man Down (2015)
In a post-apocalyptic America, former U.S. Marine Gabriel Drummer searches desperately for the whereabouts of his son, accompanied by his best friend and a survivor.
A look into the world of competitive mascots.
Mitt Romney and his family are followed through their U.S. Presidential campaigns.
My Beautiful Broken Brain (2014)
MY BEAUTIFUL BROKEN BRAIN is 34 year old Lotje Sodderland’s personal voyage into the complexity, fragility and wonder of her own brain following a life changing hemorrhagic stroke. Regaining consciousness to an alien world – Lotje was thrown into a new existence of distorted reality where words held no meaning and where her sensory perception had changed beyond recognition. This a story of pioneering scientific research to see if her brain might recover – with outcomes that no one could have predicted. It is a film about hope, transformation and the limitless power of the human mind.
A spacecraft traveling to a distant colony planet and transporting thousands of people has a malfunction in its sleep chambers. As a result, two passengers are awakened 90 years early.
Team Foxcatcher (2016)
Filmmaker Jon Greenhalgh examines the life of Dave Schultz, a professional wrestler who was part of Team Foxcatcher, funded by philanthropist John E du Pont.
The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir (2014)
A documentary that explores Bob Weirs life, through the Greatful Dead, Ratdog, and his childhood.
The Siege of Jadotville (2016)
Irish Commandant Pat Quinlan leads a stand off with troops against French and Belgian Mercenaries in the Congo during the early 1960s.
Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru (2016)
TONY ROBBINS: I AM NOT YOUR GURU, a feature documentary film about internationally renowned life and business strategist Tony Robbins, is a revelatory cinéma vérité film that goes behind the scenes of his mammoth seminar “Date With Destiny,” attended by over 2,500 people in Boca Raton, Florida, each year, to give an insider look at how one man can affect millions. Granted never before seen access to the behind the scenes modus operandi of this enormous event, this film captures both the immense effort of producing this live seminar, as well as the life-changing transformations of the participants in real time. Embedding with Tony Robbins and his team over the course of six days, Academy Award nominated filmmaker Joe Berlinger turns an unflinching eye on Tony Robbins’ powerful and uncompromising approach to achieving success, ensuring the attendees leave “Date With Destiny” with new perspective on the forces, thoughts, and feelings that motivate their behavior and help them take control of their lives. Pulling back the curtain on Tony Robbins, a man that traverses the globe and counsels over 200,000 people annually, including world leaders, pundits, entrepreneurs, CEOs, athletes and celebrities, through interviews and unprecedented access, TONY ROBBINS: I AM NOT YOUR GURU is an emotional tour de force that unveils the inner-workings of this mega event, the zealous participants and the man himself.
Hanuman and the 5 Kamen Riders
The Hindu god Hanuman teams up with Ultraman and his brethren against familiar Ultra-foes in this rare Ultraman movie co-produced in Thailand.
Hanuman vs. 7 Ultraman
The Hindu god Hanuman teams up with Ultraman and his brethren against familiar Ultra-foes in this rare Ultraman movie co-produced in Thailand.
Kamen Rider Drive Saga: Kamen Rider Chaser
Roidmude 051, whom Chase defeated before both as Kamen Rider Protodrive and Mashin Chaser, returns as a robber and left a woman named Hinako injured. Chase decides look after her brother Hiroshi after she got hospitalized, as they remind him of Kiriko and Go. Because Chase does not show any emotions, Hiroshi, who is mildly sociopathic, does not trust him. Chase wishes that he can become a real human and feel the full extent of human emotions when suddenly, the Angel Roidmude appears. She has golden wings – a sign that she already achieved Ultimate Evolution. She grants Chase the emotions he wanted. The Special Investigation Unit is surprised with a completely different Chase who can now express emotions like a human. However, as he learned more, he became concerned about Angel’s actions and her wish to create a peaceful world–a world that differs from what Heart and Brain want to create, and thus puts the Roidmudes at odds with each other. Meanwhile, while Shinnosuke Tomari is working on the case of 051, he goes to a nearby town where he meets a man named Ryu Terui.
Kamen Rider Drive Saga: Kamen Rider Mach/Kamen Rider Heart
Reiko Nishihori, the daughter of copycat criminal Koya Nishihori and former host of the Seeker Roidmude, is to be released from prison. Go Shijima, who identified with Reiko due to their similar backgrounds, took the stand during the trial and testified in her favor, also deciding to support her after her release. He was eagerly waiting for this day to come. Go’s older sister Kiriko, now a wife and a mother, wishes for his happiness from the bottom of her heart. However, on the night of Reiko’s release, a series of murders took place. The murder weapon seems to be woman’s hair. Reiko is shown on the camera feed taken from the murder scene. Shinnosuke Tomari, an officer of the Special Circumstances Team of the 1st Division of Investigations, marks Reiko as a suspect. Go, believing in Reiko’s innocence, aids her escape. Reiko, however, believes that “The child of a monster cannot escape the curse laid upon them” and leaves Go’s side. Go, at loss of any motivation, is met by an unlikely individual. Is Reiko the culprit? Go, with his feelings for Reiko and the strength of an irreplaceable friendship, goes after the truth! It has been a few years since Chase disappeared and people slowly forgot about the Roidmude threat. However, Heart has been revived! And within him, the cores of Brain and Medic! At the same time, hostile creatures very similar to the Roidmudes are attacking people. Heart thinks, “I don’t want to witness Roidmudes clinging to a lost past and attacking people”. Out of this desire, Heart volunteers to assist Inspector Otta in the investigations. It is discovered that the people targeted were copy models of previous Roidmudes and Misuzu Hatori, Medic’s copy model, is attacked by a mysterious monster. It has the appearance of all the Roidmudes combined and the number on its chest is 5886. Heart deduces the identity and terrifying objective of this monster. However, since he is unable to regain his power as a Roidmude, he is at a big disadvantage. However, Shinnosuke Tomari appears before him…
Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf
When a mad scientist mixes the genes of a killer whale and a wolf, it creates the Whalewolf, and it’s up to Sharktopus to stop it.
Ao Oni The Animation
A town in the countryside surrounded by forests and mountains. Five members of the cultural anthropology club at an old western-style school are trying to come up with ideas for their presentation at the school’s culture festival, when they find a collection of folk tales gathered by a student in their club 40 years ago. They realize that the mysterious Bellflower Oni that appears in the folk tales may be the basis for the popular free game Ao Oni, and decide to make that their theme. They manage to make contact with the author of the Ao Oni game, but he dies mysteriously soon afterward. The club members become suspicious at the author’s death and began to investigate on their own, but encounter a secret they never should have touched: a secret underground prison in the school. For some reason all the fire doors at the school are locked, and they are trapped in the school. The sound of the strange footsteps they hear soon turn to their screams… A new tragedy of the Ao Oni is about to begin.
Yajikita Gakuen Douchuuki
Shinokita Reiko and Yajima Junko are second-year high school students who travel from school to school fighting bad guys, ninjas, yakuza and corruption. At this high school they encounter a secret ninja order and a corrupt administrator, as well as a tragic death in the distant past. With the help of Kotetsu, a skilled ninja, they set the school to rights, but not before leaving several broken hearts behind.
A Syrian Love Story (2015)
Filmed over 5 years, A Syrian Love Story charts an incredible odyssey to political freedom. For Raghda and Amer, it is a journey of hope, dreams and despair: for the revolution, their homeland and each other.
In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
Bleak Street (2015)
In the early morning hours, two elderly whores go back to their hovels. They are not tired from working. They are tired of not doing do. One has problems at home with her teenage daughter and her cross dressing husband. The other, with her loneliness. But that night, they have a date to celebrate the victory in the ring of two wrestlers, twin midgets wearing masks. At the hourly hotel, in order to rob the tiny men of their earnings, they drug them with eye drops. But the dose proves fatal. They murder them unintentionally. Scared and confused, they decide to hide from the police and run away together to live, as they always have, on Bleak Street.
Burn Country (2016)
After being exiled from Afghanistan, a former war journalist settles in a small town in Northern California and takes a job with a local newspaper. But when he attempts to cover local crime, he stumbles into local corruption that puts himself and others in danger.
Clean, Shaven (1993)
Peter Winter is a young schizophrenic who is desperately trying to get his daughter back from her adoptive family. He attempts to function in a world that, for him, is filled with strange voices, electrical noise, disconcerting images, and jarringly sudden emotional shifts. He clings to his humanity like a raft, barely afloat in a sea of terror. In a brief moment of congruence, he shatters his image reflected in a window, perhaps to more properly align it with his fragmented psyche. During his quest, he runs afoul of the law and an ongoing murder investigation.
Doctor Strange (2016)
A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts.
Hiroshima, My Love (1959)
A French actress filming an anti-war film in Hiroshima has an affair with a married Japanese architect as they share their differing perspectives on war.
It’s Only the End of the World (2016)
Louis (Gaspard Ulliel), a terminally ill writer, returns home after a long absence to tell his family that he is dying.
In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.
A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.
NERDLAND is the story of two best friends, aspiring screenwriter ELLIOT and aspiring actor JOHN, whose dreams of super-stardom have fizzled. With their 30th birthdays looming and their desperation growing, John and Elliot decide that in this 24/7, celebrity-obsessed world of over-shared navel-gazing, there are more ways to become famous — or infamous — then ever before. So why not become famous TODAY? NERDLAND is that day. Making up for what they lack in brains and talent with abundant, witless enthusiasm, John and Elliot troll Los Angeles on a fame-grab journey, encountering and abusing friends both new and old. Navigating their hyper-stimulating landscape of consumerism gone wild, our two consumers want desperately to be consumed — and they will have their FAME, no matter what the cost.
Rules Don’t Apply (2016)
An unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver, and the eccentric billionaire who they work for.
Shut In (2016)
A heart-pounding thriller about a widowed child psychologist who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.
The Eyes of My Mother (2016)
A young, lonely woman is consumed by her deepest and darkest desires after tragedy strikes her quiet country life.
Two Lovers and a Bear (2016)
Set in a small town near the North Pole where roads lead to nowhere, the story follows Roman (DeHaan) and Lucy (Maslany), two burning souls who come together to make a leap for life and inner peace.
Kim Shin (Gong Yoo) is an immortal goblin and protector of souls. He lives with an amnesiac grim reaper (Lee Dong-wook) who is in charge of taking deceased souls. Together, they see the dead off into the afterlife. One day Kim Shin meets a girl, Ji Eun-tak (Kim Go-eun), who has a special ability to see ghosts, and is destined to be his bride and return him to ashes.
Juuni Senshi Bakuretsu Eto Ranger
12 animals that are symbols of every 12 Luna years fight against dark power that wants to destroy fairy tales and also destroy the world.
Xiyou ji Zhi da Sheng Gualai
Legend tells of the all-powerful Monkey King, who was unmatched in combat, and walked freely through Heaven, Earth, and Hell. After breaking some of the most important rules set by the Gods, he is imprisoned in an ice cage under the mountains, bound by the only powers able to control him. Without the great Monkey King, darkness falls across China. While fleeing from the monsters that have attacked his village, a small boy hides in the mountains as his only place of safety, and finds a strange icy pillar bound in chains. He touches the ice, breaking the spell, and begins the events of the movie Monkey King: Hero is Back.
Sickly high-school student Taka journeys to Hokkaido in search of a magical cure and falls in with Khoo Fu-Ling, the king of the fairies. Ninfidia, the land of the fairies is under attack from the evil Queen Mab, and Taka must save it.
A Monster Calls (2016)
A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother’s terminal illness.
In a desolate community full of drug-addled Marines and rumors of kidnapping, a wild-eyed stoner named Lou wakes up after a wild night of partying with symptoms of a strange illness and recurring visions as she struggles to get a grip on reality while stories of conspiracy spread.
Bad Santa 2 (2016)
Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve.
By Sidney Lumet (2015)
In a never-before-seen interview filmed a few years before his death, Sidney Lumet guides us through his life and work.
Exposing her role behind the camera, Kirsten Johnson reaches into the vast trove of footage she has shot over decades around the world. What emerges is a visually bold memoir and a revelatory interrogation of the power of the camera.
Danny Says (2015)
Danny Says is a documentary on the life and times of Danny Fields. Since 1966, Danny Fields has played a pivotal role in music and “culture” of the late 20th century: working for the Doors, Cream, Lou Reed, Nico, Judy Collins and managing groundbreaking artists like the Stooges, the MC5 and the Ramones. Danny Says follows Fields from Phi Beta Kappa whiz-kid, to Harvard Law dropout, to the Warhol Silver Factory, to Director of Publicity at Elektra Records, to “punk pioneer” and beyond. Danny’s taste and opinion, once deemed defiant and radical, has turned out to have been prescient. Danny Says is a story of marginal turning mainstream, avant garde turning prophetic, as Fields looks to the next generation.
Frank & Lola (2016)
A psychosexual noir love story, set in Las Vegas and Paris, about love, obsession, sex, betrayal, revenge and, ultimately, the search for redemption.
Gimme Danger (2016)
An in-depth look at the legendary punk band, The Stooges.
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
I Married an Anti-Fan (2016)
The story is about a female reporter who marries a male celebrity after previously hating him and becoming an anti-fan, the polar opposite of a fan.
A scientist with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the possessed must save a young boy from the grips of a demon with powers never seen before, while facing the horrors of his past.
Little Men (2016)
A new pair of best friends have their bond tested by their parents’ battle over a dress shop lease.
Little Sister (2016)
Young nun Colleen is avoiding all contact from her family, returning to her childhood home in Asheville NC, she finds her old room exactly how she left it: painted black and covered in goth/metal posters.
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
An uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.
My Blind Brother (2016)
The rivalry between two brothers reaches a fever pitch during a charity swim competition.
Nocturnal Animals (2016)
A wealthy art gallery owner is haunted by her ex-husband’s novel, a violent thriller she interprets as a symbolic revenge tale.
One Night Only (2016)
After squandering his inheritance, a gambling addict befriends a prostitute who decides to help him find his daughter, while avoiding the local gangsters who want him to repay his debts.
A widower who loses custody of his daughter finds himself unable to hold down a job. He agrees to drive a truck across the country, no questions asked. But when he discovers what he is delivering, he is faced with a life-changing choice.
Sword Master (2016)
Hong Kong cinema giants Derek Yee and Tsui Hark join forces in this 3D martial arts epic, about an elite swordsman who is haunted by his skill, and a challenger who aims to take his place at all costs.
The Eagle Huntress (2016)
Thirteen-year-old Aisholpan trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle huntress.
The Unknown Girl (2016)
A doctor attempts to uncover the identity of a patient who died after she refused her treatment.
Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger
Yamato Kazakiri, a zoologist, uncovers Zyuland, a world inhabited by an anthropomorphic animal race known as the Zyumans. However, it coincides with the arrival of the Dethgaliens from outer space who have chosen the Earth to be the site of their 100th Blood Game competition. Four of the Zyumans – the shark woman Sela, the lion man Leo, the elephant man Tusk, and the tiger woman Amu – try to defend Zyuland from the Dethgaliens but their fight takes them to Earth, with Yamato in tow, and it is revealed that he possesses an artifact known as the Champion’s Proof, the fifth of a set also possessed by his Zyuman companions. The Champion’s Proofs transform into devices that allow the five of them to transform into the Zyuohgers and fight the Dethgalien general attacking the Earth. After the fight, the Zyumans realize that they are now trapped in the human world, as there needs to be six Champion’s Proofs for them to return to Zyuland. Yamato helps the four Zyumans live in the human world while they search for the sixth Champion’s Proof, all the while continuing to battle the Dethgaliens who have added the Zyuohgers to their Blood Game festivities, which become even more intense when the invaders kidnap the human Misao Mondo and transform him into an artificial Zyuohger to fight in their stead. However, once the Zyuohgers release Misao from the Dethgaliens’ control, he joins their side as Zyuoh The World.
Little Charo 2
NHK’s English education programme. In Little Charo 2, the puppy journeys with his master through a mysterious place called the Middle World, which lies between the World of the Living and the World of the Dead.
When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.
Bleed for This (2016)
The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he’d ever walk again, made one of sport’s most incredible comebacks.
Italian Race (2016)
Giulia is a young promise of GT racing. When her life falls apart, her only hope is her brother, a drug addict and former rally champion.
Ozzy, a friendly, peaceful beagle has his idyllic life turned upside down when the Martins leave on a long and distant trip. There’s only one problem: no dogs allowed! Unable to bring their beloved Ozzy along for the ride, they settle on the next best thing, a top-of-the-line canine spa called Blue Creek. This picture perfect place turns out to be a facade constructed by its villainous owner to capture dogs. Ozzy will soon end up in the real Blue Creek, a prison for dogs, run by dogs. Ozzy will have to avoid danger and find strength in his new friends, Chester, Fronky and Doc to escape the prison and return home safely. The narrative of ‘OZZY’ aims to follow in the footsteps of movies which employs Pixar-like quality and fun. ‘OZZY’ is an animated comedy-adventure movie targeted for kids of all ages and represents family entertainment at its best. The story itself is based, almost entirely, around dogs. ‘OZZY’ falls into the “prison movie” genre with funny tributes to the great prison classics. It’s a story about friendship, loyalty, courage and the ability to find the best in ourselves when facing a tough situation.
The Edge of Seventeen (2016)
High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine when her best friend, Krista, starts dating her older brother.
Weeds on Fire (2016)
The 1st FFFI Winning Film Projects Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau first launched the First Feature Film Initiative (FFFI) in March 2013 to identify new talents through a competition on screenplay and production proposals. In the year of 1984, Sino-British Joint Declaration was signed and the future of Hong Kong became unclear. In the stream of history, this story of a baseball team beneath the Lion Rock had gradually been forgotten: In that year, ‘Shatin Martins’, the first Hong Kong youth baseball team, was formed. The 10 young players were living an uneasy and restless life as Hong Kong. Being humiliated by one defeat after another, the faith of ‘Shatin Mart their strong rival, the Japanese Buffalo ins’ hanged in the balance. However, the hardship only brought out their bravery to surmount themselves and overcome the struggles. Living in the golden age, these players ignited their glory with every game as they grew together with their city. Eventually, it all comes to the final game facing.
Tokkyuu Shirei Solbrain
After the Winspector police team leaves Japan to fight crime in France, Chief Shunsuke Masaki realizes he must create a new police team to defend Tokyo from crime. He creates Solbrain – a high-tech special rescue force, expert in missions requiring rescue and firepower. Its leader is Daiki Nishio, a rookie detective who can use the Plus Up command in his car to transform into SolBraver. Other members are Reiko Higuchi, also able to use the Plus Up command to transform into SolJeanne, SolBraver’s female counterpart; and SolDozer, a yellow bulldozer robot. Later in the series, the Winspector team returns to Japan and teams up with Solbrain for a three-part story (episodes 21, 22 and 23). From episode 34 on, Ryouma, the protagonist from Winspector, returns as a member of Solbrain, wearing a suit dubbed the Knight Fire.
High & Low: The Story of S.W.O.R.D.
A town once dominated by Mugen has been split into 5 districts dominated by the gangs Sannoh Rengokai, White Rascals, Oya Kohkoh, Rude Boys and Daruma Ikka. Mugen’s grip on the town ended after the legendary Amamiya Brothers refused to submit to their will. The 5 gangs that comprise S.W.O.R.D. fight for their pride and glory, but the mysterious Mighty Warriors appear.
Bikini Warriors (2016)
New OVAs slated for release in Fall 2016. The OVAs will include two new characters, Cleric and Kunoichi.
Qin Shiming Yue Zhi Zhu Zi Bai Jia
The first part of this season continues where the second season ended, and the battle for the Mohist school finds its conclusion. In the second part of the season, new alliances are made and new foes arise.
The screaming lessons, a guide to the dark world behind our everyday life. No textbooks or pencils are needed, only courage…
Zekkyou Gakkyuu: Tensei
A girl’s classmate disappears during a game of hide-and-seek. When she goes out to look for him, she hides when she hears someone pursuing her. After a while, she peeks out to see if her pursuer has given up.
A Patch of Fog (2015)
A security guard catches a famous writer/television host shoplifting and blackmails him into becoming friends.
American Pastoral (2016)
An All-American college star and his beauty queen wife watch their seemingly perfect life fall apart, as their daughter joins the turmoil of ’60s America.
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016)
19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities of war with America’s perceptions.
I Am Michael (2015)
A gay activist and magazine founder is saved from his homosexuality after turning to God.
Jim: The James Foley Story (2016)
An in-depth look at the life and work of American journalist James Foley, who was killed by ISIS terrorists in 2014.
The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.
Mother Vengeance (2012)
A former dental technician, currently working as an insurance saleswoman, Yoon young nam manages to live with her 10-year-old daughter. One day, she finds out that her missing daughter has been raped on her way home from school. She reports to the police only to be disappointed by the inabilities and intrusiveness of the police. After going through consecutive failures of seizing the rapist mostly due to the indifferent and passive attitudes of the police, she changes her mind to chase after the rapist for herself with all kinds of measures that she can take. One by one, she takes severe revenges to the rapist as well as those who sabotaged and disrupted her (including her husband) with a way she knows best.
The Vessel (2016)
Ten years after a tsunami destroyed a small-town elementary school with all the children inside, a young man builds a mysterious structure out of the school’s remains, setting the town aflame with passions long forgotten.
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.
War on Everyone (2016)
Two corrupt cops set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path. Events, however, are complicated by the arrival of someone who appears to be even more dangerous than they are.