Crayon Shin-chan: Fierceness That Invites Storm! The Battle of the Warring States

Crayon Shin-chan: Fierceness That Invites Storm! The Battle of the Warring States (クレヨンしんちゃん 嵐を呼ぶ アッパレ!戦国大合戦, Kureyon Shinchan: Arashi o Yobu: Appare! Sengoku Daikassen) is a 2002 anime film. It is the 10th film based on the popular comedy manga and anime series Crayon Shin-chan. The film was released to theatres on April 20, 2002, in Japan.[1]

Crayon Shin-chan: Fierceness That Invites Storm! The Battle of the Warring States
Japaneseクレヨンしんちゃん 嵐を呼ぶ アッパレ!戦国大合戦
HepburnKureyon Shinchan: Arashi o Yobu: Appare! Sengoku Daikassen
Directed byKeiichi Hara
Written byYoshito Usui
StarringAkiko Yajima
Yusaku Yara
Ai Kobayashi
Production
company
Distributed byToho
Release date
  • April 20, 2002 (2002-04-20)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryJapan
LanguageJapanese
Box office$14,731,473

The film was produced by Shin-Ei Animation, the studio behind the anime television. Its only screening in the US was on April 26, 2014 in Japanese with English subtitles as Crayon Shin Chan: Bravo! Samurai Battle! at the Embassy of Japan.[2] It was released as Crayon Shinchan The Movie: Battle in the Daimyo Era with English subtitles on VCD and DVD by PMP Entertainment.[3][4]

A Japanese live-action movie based on this movie called Ballad (BALLAD 名もなき恋のうた) was released in 2009.[5]

CastEdit

ReceptionEdit

Out of all the long-running anime film franchises (Detective Conan, Doraemon, One Piece, Dragon Ball, Pokémon, etc.), it is the only anime film to ever win Grand Prize in the Japan Media Arts Festival Animation Division,[6] even within the Crayon Shin Chan series.

Writer Kazuki Nakashima of Gurren Lagann fame also praised this film,[7] even calling it a 'masterpiece'.

AccoladesEdit

Awards
Year Award Category Recipients and nominees Result
2002 Japan Media Arts Festival Animation Awards Won
Animation Kobe Individual Award Keiichi Hara Won
Mainichi Film Award Best Animation Film Won
2003 Tokyo Anime Award Best Director Keiichi Hara Won
Domestic Feature Film Nominated

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shin-Chan Film's Story Remade as Live-Action Film". Anime News Network. 2008-10-07. Retrieved 2011-10-17.
  2. ^ http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/jicc/events/pdf/Shin%20Chan%20Flyer.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.pmp-entertainment.com/index.php?act=viewProd&productId=885
  4. ^ http://www.pmp-entertainment.com/index.php?act=viewProd&productId=933
  5. ^ http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2009/08/28/films/film-reviews/ballad-namonaki-koi-no-uta/#.WMLTLsDys2w
  6. ^ 歴代受賞作品, 文化庁メディア芸術祭. "アニメーション部門 | 第6回 2002年". 文化庁メディア芸術祭 歴代受賞作品 (in Japanese). Retrieved 2019-06-07.
  7. ^ "『オトナ帝国』と『戦国大合戦』が傑作過ぎて大変だった!?中島かずきが原恵一監督に激白 - 映画 Movie Walker". Movie Walker (in Japanese). Retrieved 2019-06-07.

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