Archive for September, 2004

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FUNimation Acquires Samurai 7

Sunday, September 26th, 2004 | tagged anime:

FUNimation announced yesterday that it has acquired Samurai 7. Samurai 7 is an anime based on Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai. Source: Anime News Network

Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex Problems

Thursday, September 23rd, 2004 | tagged anime:

After Anime on DVD reported glitches on the Ghost In The Shell Stand Alone Complex Limited Edition Soundtrack and later on the Special Edition DVD 1, they have more reports concerning Stand Alone Complex DVD 2. According to Anime on DVD, the second DVD release of Stand Alone Complex has been mislabled. The discs that […]

Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence Sales

Tuesday, September 21st, 2004 | tagged anime:

According to Anime News Network, Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence is doing well in Japan and the United States. In Japan, Innocence has been the number one selling DVD from September 14 until September 19. In the United States, Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence was shown on 47 theaters and earned $317,722 this […]

First Eight Minutes Of Ghost In The Shell: Innocence

Thursday, September 16th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Ifilm is hosting the first eight minutes of Ghost in the Shell: Innocence for viewing on their site. Source: Anime News Network

No Lion For Howl’s Moving Castle

Sunday, September 12th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Howl’s Moving Castle did not win the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival, despite what many forcasters predicted. Howl’s Moving Castle did walk away with the Golden Osella.

Plenty Of Ghost In The Shell

Friday, September 10th, 2004 | tagged anime:

Bandai sent out a press release yesterday regarding their current plans for Ghost In The Shell. On September 17th, Go Fish Pictures will release Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence into theaters. Innocence will debut on more screens than any other adult-themed anime to date. On September 28th, Manga Entertainment and Bandai Entertainment will release […]

Venice Film Festival Plays Howl’s Moving Castle

Wednesday, September 8th, 2004 | tagged anime:

As reported by Anime News Network, the latest movie from Hayao Miyazaki was shown at the Venice Film Festival on Sunday. The film is competing for top prize, the Golden Lion. Miyazaki was not able to attend the festival because of health issues, but Toshio Suzuki was there. Suzuki said he was “deeply moved” by […]

Cartoon Network To Broadcast ADV Show

Monday, September 6th, 2004 | tagged anime:

For the first time since Giant Robot Week, Adult Swim will broadcast an ADV title. The Super Milk-chan Show will air sometime in 2005. Adult Swim also announced that they will probably not license anymore Case Closed after the first two seasons end. Source: Anime News Network

New Titles From ADV Music

Thursday, September 2nd, 2004 | tagged anime:

ADV Music has two new CDs listed: Best Of Slayers (Radio and Television) for $14.98 Onimusha 3: Demon Siege for $14.98 Both CDs will be available on September 28. Source: Anime On DVD