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Canadian Theatrical News: Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection

Funimation and Cineplex are bringing Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection to select theatres across Canada this May. The fourth film in the franchise, this is the first to feature an entirely original storyline. Lelouch of the Resurrection opened in Japan in February. Funimation will release the movie in Canada and the United States at the same time. Continue reading


Canadian Theatrical News: Okko’s Inn

GKIDS is bringing Okko’s Inn to select Cineplex and Landmark theatres across Canada this May. The feature is an adaptation of Hiroko Reijo’s 2003-2013 novel series of the same name. Last year, the series was adapted into a 24-episode anime television show by DLE and Madhouse. The movie opened in Japan last June and will screen across the United States in late April. Continue reading

Canadian Theatrical News: Studio Ghibli Fest 2019

After skipping last year’s event, GKIDS  is back with Studio Ghibli Fest 2019. The series will highlight nine features from the acclaimed anime studio monthly, from April to November. Screened for a limited time at select Cineplex and Landmark locations, each film will be presented in both English and Japanese audio. Continue reading

Odds & Ends: Dragalia Lost, Langrisser launch with Canadian voices; Ghibli movies at Cineplex; Fully Charged returns


Dragalia Lost, Langrisser Mobile games feature Canadian voice actors
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Theatrical News Catchup: Ghibli, Fate, In This Corner of the World

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Canadian Theatrical News: Penguin Highway

Eleven Arts and Cineplex are bringing Penguin Highway to theatres across Canada this April. The film, an adaptation of the 2010 novel of the same name by Tomihiko Morimi, opened in Japan last August. Penguin Highway had its global premiere the previous month at Montreal’s Fantasia Film Festival. The movie will open in Canada and the U.S. at the same time. Continue reading

Canadian Theatrical News: Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] II. lost butterfly

Aniplex of America, Cineplex and Landmark have partnered up to bring the latest Fate/stay night film to theatres across Canada. Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] II. lost butterfly is the second entry in the trilogy of theatrical adaptations based on the third route of Type-Moon’s original visual novel. The film opened in Japan on January 12th. Aniplex will release the film in Canada and the United States this March. The first entry was screened in Canada in January 2018.  Continue reading

Aniplex confirms Canadian theatrical release for Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] THE MOVIE II

Ending fears that the film’s big screen release would skip this country, Aniplex of America has confirmed that Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] THE MOVIE II. lost butterfly will be released theatrically in Canada. The company previously partnered up with Azoland Pictures and Cineplex to release the first film in January 2018. Continue reading