LOVE, CHUNIBYO AND OTHER DELUSIONS! TAKE ON ME Making Its USA Debut at the Los Angeles Anime Film Festival
Sentai Filmworks has announced the USA premiere of LOVE, CHUNIBYO AND OTHER DELUSIONS! TAKE ON ME (映画 中二病でも恋がしたい -Take On Me-, Eiga Chuunibyoo Demo Koi Ga Shitai -Take On Me-, 2018), the highly anticipated feature-length film from beloved Kyoto Animation franchise, at the Los Angeles Anime Film Festival. Attendees can experience the exclusive English-dub or subtitled versions of the film on September 21, 2018.
Love takes an adorably strange turn as Rikka and Yuta, now in their final year of high school, decide to take their relationship to the next level and elope! With Yuta letting Rikka grow out of her chunibyo syndrome, where she believes she has magical powers, at her own pace, it sets the stage for one of the wildest trips in the LOVE, CHUNIBYO AND OTHER DELUSIONS’ world, exploring iconic sites throughout Japan (including locations from other Kyoto Animation series).
The Japanese cast of the original series reprises their role with Maaya Uchida as Rikka, Jun Fukuyama as Yuta and Sumire Uesaka as Sanae Dekomori. Also returning are Director Tatsuya Ishihara, series composer Jukki Hanada and original character designer, Kazumi Ikeda.
Additional details, including ticket availability and times, will be available at a later date at the official Los Angeles Anime Film Festival website.
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Sentai Filmworks is a leading global supplier of anime and official anime merchandise, distributing and curating one of the industry’s most diverse libraries of top trending and classic titles. Offering thousands of hours of content across both traditional and digital platforms, Sentai is dedicated to bringing captivating stories and iconic characters directly from Japan. With hit series that include PARASYTE –THE MAXIM–, NO GAME NO LIFE, FOOD WARS!, IS IT WRONG TO TRY TO PICK UP GIRLS IN A DUNGEON?, and AKAME GA KILL!, Sentai’s catalog continues to grow with new favorites like HIMOUTO! UMARU-CHAN and MONSTER MUSUME: EVERYDAY LIFE WITH MONSTER GIRLS, as well as classic anime series such as LEGEND OF THE GALACTIC HEROES.