Fans of the hit anime series Sailor Moon are in for a treat! It was announced that Sailor Moon R movie will delight fans in North America as it debuts theaters for the first time. It has been years since the popular series aired on TV, so many Sailor Moon fans are excited to finally catch their favorite heroines on the big screen. Reports also reveal that the film showing is extended and even shown in more theaters in the US.
Sailor Moon R movie extended: Where to watch the movie
The film is currently being shown in more than 300 theaters across North America. As a fan, you have the choice to watch it dubbed in English; or, catch it in the original Japanese language with English subtitles. Movie Web notes that even though Sailor Moon originally debuted in 1993, the show still maintains a strong following worldwide.
Interestingly, the production company added more theaters and extended the showings until early February. There is definitely time to catch the movie if you’re a huge fan of the show. It was reported that the animated short Make Up! Sailor Guardians will also be playing with the film. Fans who will watch the flick in English will also see a brief interview with the English voice cast after the movie.
Sailor Moon is always relevant. Never stop fighting evil, by moonlight or otherwise. pic.twitter.com/NXG5MJhrPL
— Scum's Switch (@vestenet) January 22, 2017
Sailor Moon R movie extended: Movie screening dates
Don’t miss out and be sure you check out the complete showing schedule posted on Eleven Arts’ website. Tickets are available online, and the screening will offer “exclusive extras.” Moviegoers will have a chance to receive special gifts!
Sailor Moon R movie will tell the story long before Mamoru found his destiny with Usagi. The synopsis reads:
“He gave a single rose in thanks to a lonely boy who helped him recover from the crash that claimed his parents. Meanwhile, Fiore has been searching the galaxy for a flower worthy of that sweet gesture long ago. The mysterious flower he finds is beautiful, but has a dark side- it has the power to take over planets. Surprisingly, the strange plant is tied to an ominous new asteroid near Earth! Faced with an enemy, it’s up to Sailor Moon and the Sailor Guardians to band together, stop the destruction and save Mamoru!”
.@VizMedia is bringing Sailor Moon R: The Movie back to theaters uncut and remastered!
— IGN (@IGN) January 23, 2017