Tag: movie

Mar 13 2018

Dragon Ball Super movie being released!! TV anime ending…for now.

The official website for the 20th Dragon Ball film has revealed the date for the upcoming movie based on Akira Toriyama’s current incarnation of his beloved characters. Tentatively title “Dragon Ball Super”, the film is scheduled for release in Japan on December 14. Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama is writing the script and the film …

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Mar 12 2018

Philadelphia’s ANIME WEDNESDAY Presents… REDLINE!

  ANIME WEDNESDAY Presents… REDLINE! 18 to ENTER, 21+ to BYOB, NO COVER, DONATIONS ACCEPTED! TIME: March 14th 2018 at 8:30pm PLACE: Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse at 2578 Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia! REDLINE is a racing film created by studio Madhouse (Paprika, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars). REDLINE is about the biggest and …

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Feb 02 2018

Company behind “Despicable Me” to do Super Mario Bros movie!!

Older gamers know that the Super Mario Bros were given a bad rap with the live action 1993 film that starred an English actor and a Latino comedian as Italian plumbers from Brooklyn, New York and nearly ruined the career of Dennis Hopper. But there is always room for redemption. Illumination Entertainment, the animation company …

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Jan 09 2018

Mazinger Z: Infinity MOVIE TRAILER.

Mazinger Z: Infinity is a film project produced by Toei Animation for the 45th anniversary of the Mazinger franchise and creator Go Nagai’s 50th year as a manga artist. Not much is known about the movie at this time. The film debuted on AnimeJapan 2017 on March 26, 2017 with a teaser. The film premiered …

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Jan 04 2018

FIRST LOOK IMAGE from “BUMBLEBEE” the newest Transformers film!

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.  When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW …

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Jan 02 2018

NEW PHOTOS from “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald”!

Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is the second of five all new adventures in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World™. At the end of the first film, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) was captured by MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America), with the help of Newt Scamander …

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Dec 14 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Review [NO SPOILERS]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Directed by: Rian Johnson Production company: Lucasfilm Ltd. Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Release date: December 15, 2017 Running time: 152 minutes (2h32m) A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away (two years ago) some fans were bothered with the pacing of Star Wars: The Force Awakens because …

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Nov 07 2017

Production for “The Crow” remake to begin 2018!!

After years of setbacks, The Crow could finally be getting a new lease on life. Sony Pictures picked up the rights to the film after the project was dropped by Relativity Media earlier this year. Creator of the comic book series in which the movies are based of off James O’Barr has said that British …

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Oct 27 2017

NEW The Testament of Sister New Devil OVA gets theatrical release!!

Coming from the anime official website, a new OVA is in the works for The Testament of Sister New Devil, titled “DEPARTURES.” The hour long movie will be screened in three theaters for two weeks beginning on January 27, 2018. The select theaters are Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku in Tokyo, Fushimi Miliionza in Nagoya, and Umeda …

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Oct 15 2017

What is ANIME WEDNESDAY, and how do I get involved? TIME TO VOTE!

Once a month on a Wednesday (obviously), we feature an film that falls in the realm of anime (Japanese animation) at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse, located at 2578 Frankford Avenue in Philadelphia! There we discuss the film, the history of said film, or the process behind the making of it. At times we do giveaways …

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