Archive for the ‘ Theatre News ’ Category

Canadian Theatrical News: Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms

Eleven Arts have partnered up with Cineplex to bring Mari Okada and P.A. Works’ original film Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms to theatres in Canada this July. The movie opened in Japan on February 28th of this year with U.S. screenings also taking place in July. Continue reading


Odds & Ends: ReBoot: TGC next week, Attack on Titan/Maquia in Canadian cinemas, YTV teases 30th anniversary merch store

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ReBoot: The Guardian Code premieres Monday on YTV
Attack on Titan Season 3 World Premiere Event, Mari Okada’s Maquia head to Canadian theatres
Beyblade Burst Evolution premeires return to Teletoon
YTV teases as 30th Anniversary looms
Tobot, Vanguard dubs debut on YouTube

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Odds & Ends XL: Mega Man: Fully Charged for the fall, Mecard sued, Bushiroad dubs


Mega Man: Full Charged launches this fall
Spin Master brings Mattel to court over Mecard
Monster Hunter film co-produced by Toronto company
Bushiroad Dub News
Quebec City-based studio takes on Neptunia
TV Update
Mind Game in Vancouver
Blog Housekeeping

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Canadian Theatrical News: Lu Over The Wall

In the wake of Devilman Crybaby’s success, GKIDS has been mining the Masaaki Yuasa catalogue. Following the continued limited release of Mind Game, the distribution company is now in the midst of launching Lu Over The Wall. The film opened in Japan last May and will hit both Canada and the United States this month. Continue reading

Canadian Theatrical News: Haikara-San: Here Comes Miss Modern – Part 1

Eleven Arts are teaming up with Cineplex to release the first of two Haikara-San: Here Comes Miss Modern films in Canada this June. Adapted by Nippon Animation from Waki Yamato’s 1975-1977 manga series Here Comes Miss Modern, the first film opened in Japan last November, with the second set for sometime this year. The Canadian release is timed to coincide with its launch in the United States. Continue reading

Canadian Theatrical News: Love Live! Sunshine!! Hakodate Unit Carnival

Now a trilogy of events, Azoland Pictures and Cineplex have teamed up to bring Saint Snow presents Love Live! Sunshine!! Hakodate Unit Carnival to cinemas in Canada on May 20th. The screening is a four hour, unsubbed presentation of a broadcast from the April 28th concert performance at Hakodate Arena in Hakodate, Japan. Continue reading

Canadian Theatrical News: Initial D Legend Trilogy

Azoland Pictures and Sentai Filmworks are bringing the latest adaptation of Shuichi Shigeno’s Initial D manga series to the Canadian big screens in April. Chronicling the early part of the story, the Legend Trilogy opened in Japan between August 2014 and February 2016. Azoland released the films in the U.S. in February and March. Continue reading