This April, ANIME NIGHT returns with three great movies:
TENCHI THE MOVIE: TENCHI MUYO IN LOVE (1996)
VAMPIRE HUNTER D (1985)
ROUJIN Z (1991)
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MOVIES START at 10 P.M.
10 PM – TENCHI THE MOVIE: TENCHI MUYO IN LOVE (1996)(Comedy, drama, science fiction)(running time: 95 minutes)
Directed by Hiroshi Negishi
Screenplay by Hiroshi Negishi and Ryoe Tsukimura
Studio: AIC, Pioneer
Based on the cult favorite anime series, TENCHI UNIVERSE.
The merciless criminal Kain has escaped from sub-space where he has been captured! Kain, who was deprived of his freedom by the Jurai royal family and GP (Galaxy Police), has demolished the GP headquarters and attacked the Jurai King. His next target is earth! Around the same time on earth, Tenchi’s house has suddenly disappeared. What’s even worse is that Tenchi’s body is disappearing too! Something must have happened in the past to Tenchi’s mother, Achika! So Tenchi, Jurai princesses Ayeka and Sasami, space pirate Ryoko, Galactic Patrol officers Mihoshi and Kiyone, and cabbit Ryo-Ohki must travel back to 1970.
11:40 PM – VAMPIRE HUNTER D (1985) (horror/science fiction/fantasy)(running time: 80 minutes)
Directed by Toyoo Ashida
Written by Yasushi Hirano
Studio: Ashi Productions
In the year 12,000 AD, the Earth has fallen into the clutches of ruthless Vampires. Humans are enslaved by a corrupt feudal system, prey to the whims of Vampiric aristocrats. Only one being has dared to challenge the cruel authority of these arrogant immortals – the mysterious Vampire Hunter called “D”.
VAMPIRE HUNTER D is a cult classic to both horror and anime afficianados worldwide.
1 AM – ROUJIN Z (1991) (Comedy, drama, science fiction)(running time: 80 minutes)
Directed by Hiroyuki Kitakubo
Written by Katsuhiro Otomo
From Katsuhiro Otomo, the creator of AKIRA.
An elderly invalid is volunteered for a bizarre experiment that may revolutionize care for the elderly. However, the capabilities of the mechanical caregiver grow beyond its designers’ original plans when it attempts to satisfy its patient’s every need, and transforms into a bizarre, unstoppable robot.