It was also declared the highestgrossing japanese film in china, beating previous titleholder stand by. Matt alt on your name, an anime blockbuster by the japanese. But when mitsuha makes a wish to leave her mountain town for the bustling city of tokyo, they become. Apart from the news that the liveaction movie adaptation of your name is going ahead with marc webb as director, it also appears that this new film will no longer be set in japan. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in japan during world war ii. Onamae is your name or the name, and anata is you or your. Meanwhile in the city, taki tachibana lives a busy life as a high school student while juggling his parttime job and hopes for a future in architecture. High schoolers mitsuha and taki are complete strangers living separate lives. Your name is serving as something of a breakout for its director makoto shinkai and while i dont personally consider it his masterpiece that honour goes to five centimetres per second, its certainly an excellent intro to his body of work. Kimi no na wa your name full soundtrack radwimps tracklist 0. Newsela your name surprises as highestgrossing film. From director makoto shinkai, the innovative mind behind voices of a distant star and 5 centimeters per second, comes a beautiful masterpiece about time, the thread of fate, and the hearts of two young souls. With ryunosuke kamiki, mone kamishiraishi, ryo narita, aoi yuki.
Since the projects initial announcement in september of 2017, hollywood alister j j abrams has been attached as a producer, and now the film has a director too. The japanese film vying for an oscar nomination spot. It is a novelization of the animated film of the same name, which was directed by shinkai. When a connection forms, will distance be the only thing to keep them apart. Hi fans of japanese anime film your name by makoto shinkai.
The film was produced by koichiro ito and katsuhiro takei, with music composed by radwimps. Famous landmarks were used throughout the movie because the audience can easily recognize the locations. After becoming the biggest international anime film success of all time, the next stop for creator makoto shinkais your name. The liveaction movie of your name is no longer set in japan. Makoto shinkais animated film, newly released in north america, is a magical and ultimately optimistic comingofage story that taps into the countrys unique anxieties. Your name english trailer 2016 anime movie youtube. But when mitsuha makes a wish to leave her mountain town for. Wenn ich du ware, wie warst du dann ich zeit online. The real tokyo locations from makoto shinkais anime movies. The japanese anime director makoto shinkai poses for a photo in front of posters of his animated film your name in tokyo, japan, on november 16, 2016. I love the idea that sometimes perhaps oftentimes our hearts know better than our heads, and its worth trusting our hearts and following where they lead. Abrams bad robot productions announced it had picked up the liveaction rights to 2016 anime megahit your name. Your name is a weird film that attempts to mix anime with an out there concept. Your name is a 2016 japanese animated romantic fantasy drama film written and directed by.
How your name became japans biggest movie in years the. Culture dec 30, 2016 the top entertainment stories of 2016. Amazons choice recommends highly rated, wellpriced products available to ship immediately. If you havent seen this movie, you are missing a piece of art and a story that shouldnt be left out of your. The idea that if you listen to your heart long enough, and follow where it leads you, one day, you will realize your dreams. Anime ltd throughout, shinkai juxtaposes male and female, town and country, science and superstition, past and present. Jj abrams your name remake fuels fears of hollywood whitewash. Whereas so many movie romances begin with a charming meetcute and progress from there, audiences can never be quite sure whether the central.
Your name there are no giant robots, this is not hayao miyazakis work, but you should go and see it. Director reveals he got the initial idea for weathering with you before your name was released, is aiming to make a massively entertaining movie when you make the secondhighestgrossing japanese movie of all time, youre allowed to take as long as you want until your next project. Inspired designs on tshirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Your name has been a smash hit in japan, but as ann adds, its also done spectacular business in china and south korea, helping to propel the movie past the studio ghibli classic. The highest grossing film ever in japan remains hayao miyazakis oscarwinning spirited away 2002, which took. Watch your name mitsuha miyamizu, a high school girl, yearns to live the life of a boy in the bustling city of tokyoa dream that stands in stark contrast to her present life in the countryside. Two strangers find themselves linked in a bizarre way.
It was published in japan by kadokawa on june 18, 2016, a month prior to the film premiere. For anyone wondering, the original japanese version does have subtitles, as i was wondering it myself as it isnt clearly mentioned. The film succeeds in being a beautifully developed film but the plot holes really hold this film up for me. While many fans regard your name as having one of the best anime soundtracks of all time, your lie in april isnt far behind filled to the brim with songs from the classical music canon, your lie in april is a. However, it is playing in over 300 theaters and that might turn out to be too many. Directed by animator makoto shinkai, your name is a fantasy bodyswapping romance between two teenagers and its success in the worlds secondlargest film market is stoking expectations for the. If you havent seen this movie, you are missing a piece of art and a story that shouldnt be left out of your life. The japanese anime director makoto shinkai poses for a photo in front of posters of his animated film your name in tokyo, japan. How your name became japans biggest movie in years. Mitsuha and taki are two total strangers living completely different lives. Your name is coming to dvd, bluray and digital november 8.
Your names makoto shinkai announces new anime film. Early in your name, the anime blockbuster thats conquered japan, china, and the rest of asia, a highschool girl named mitsuha performs a ritual dance at her familys shinto shrine. At otakon 2017, they announced they are releasing the movie in both standard and limited edition bluray and dvd combo packs on. Tokyo serves as the backdrop for several films by makoto. I and many millions of fans around the world adored your name for its beautiful soundtrack, the theme songs of which were created by the popular jrock band, radwimps. Your name is arguably the best film on this weeks list and it is a monster hit worldwide. Lets discover the places of the movie your name in real life. This will go down as one of the best films of all time. Your name is now the fifthhighest boxoffice earner ever in japan, imported or domestic, and is on pace to pass harry potter and the sorcerers stone, which raked in 20. Where can i watch the japanese anime movie your name or. Your name, the most popular anime of all time, comes to. Your name is the highest grossing anime worldwide, and it. Japans your name tops box office in china as wartime.1458 399 1182 964 1069 771 604 467 519 971 1434 1176 593 714 1329 74 1497 1445 619 860 331 1017 737 1423 100 558 1158 532 441 680 1401 1204 1031 1017