Kuroko’s Basketball: Last Game is a Japanese anime sports action feature based on the Japanese sports manga series written and illustrated by Tadatoshi Fujimaki. The film premiered in Japan in March this year. Shunsuke Tada directed the film and Noboru Tagaki wrote the screenplay. The film stars Sôichirô Hoshi, Tetsu Inada and Yoshimasa Hosoya.
The 37th movie in the Doraemon series,Doraemon the Movie 2017: Nobita’s Great Adventure in the Antarctic Kachi Kochi is a Japanese animated Science fiction feature based on the manga by Fujiko Fujio. The movie was released in March this year, in Japan. Atsushi Takahashi wrote and directed the film.
Released in February this year, Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale is a Japanese animation adventure and fantasy film based on the light novel series ‘Sword Art Online’ written by Reki Kawahara. The film was produced by A-1 pictures, directed by Tomohiko Itō and character designs were done by Shingo Adachi. The English version was released in March.
Based on the anime series and shōnen manga ‘Fairy Tail’ by Hiro Mashima, Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry was released in May this year. The film is a Japanese animated action fantasy film directed by Tatsuma Minawikama. Tetsuya Kakihara, Rie Kugimiya, Aya Hirano, Yuichi Nakamura, Sayaka , Satomi Satō, and Yui Horie come back to reprise their roles from the TV series. Funimation released the English version of the film in the United States.
Released in January this year (Japanese version), Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic is a Japanese animation based on the Yana Tobosco’s Black Butler Japanese manga series. Produced by A1 – Pictures and directed by Noriyuki Abe, the film features character designs by Minako Shiba and music by Yasunori Mitsuda. The cast from the anime’s TV series has reprises their voice roles for the film.
The film is set in the future, 2048 to be precise. The humans lost the war against the Godzilla and ended up on a planet that is now inhospitable. In order to survive, A young man named Haruo and a few others take on the mission of fighting the Godzilla, who pushed them off Earth years ago.
Released in July this year, Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! (also known as‘Pocket Monsters the Movie: I Choose You!’ in Japan) is a Japanese animated adventure film. It is the twentieth Pokémon Movie and the first one from the Sun and Moon series. The film has two separate voice cast teams, one in Japan and one in US and features the characters from the original series.
Resident Evil: Vendetta released this year in May and is set in the same universe as the rest of the Resident Evil franchise. It is a 3D computer animated action- adventure -horror film. This is the third CG animated movie following Resident Evil: Degeneration. The movie is produced by Marza Animation Planet and is directed by Takanori Tsujimoto.
Voice actor Matthew Mercer returns as Leon S. Kennedy. Other cast members include Kevin Dorman and Erin Cahill who play Chris Redfield and Rebecca Chambers.