DORAEMON THE MOVIE: NOBITA’S NEW DINOSAUR Moved To Early August
Source: Toho Co., Ltd.
Official Site: doraeiga.com/2020 (Japan)
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Toho Co., Ltd. has provided information and high-res images from DORAEMON THE MOVIE: NOBITA’S NEW DINOSAUR (映画ドラえもん のび太の新恐竜, Eiga Doraemon Nobita no Shin Kyōryū), the 50th anniversary anime feature film based on the manga created by Fujiko Fujio (Hiroshi Fujimoto and Motoo Abiko). The fortieth entry in the series reunites the creative team of screenwriter Genki Kawamura and director Kazuaki Imai from DORAEMON THE MOVIE: NOBITA’S TREASURE ISLAND (映画ドラえもん のび太の宝島, Eiga Doraemon Nobita no Takarajima, 2018), which earned the highest Japanese box office receipts in the series to date.
NOBITA’S NEW DINOSAUR is an original story Featuring the adorable twin dinosaurs Kyu and Myu, bringing back the “dinosaur” theme from the 1st and 26th films in the series. Both Nobita and Doraemon mature through their new adventures with these dinosaurs.
The movie was originally set for a domestic release on Friday, March 6, 2020, but has been rescheduled to August 7 due to concerns about the spread of Coronavirus.
Japanese Theatrical Release: August 7, 2020 (Nationwide Roadshow)
Run Time: 110 Minutes
Doraemon: Wasabi Mizuta
Nobita Nobi: Megumi Ohara
Shizuka Minamoto: Yumi Kakazu
Gian (Takeshi Goda): Subaru Kimura
Suneo Honekawa: Tomokazu Seki
Jill: Takuya Kimura
Natalie: Naomi Watanabe
Kyu: Aya Endo
Myu: Rie Kugimiya
Original Concept: Fujiko · F · Fujio
Director: Kazuaki Imai
Screenplay: Genki Kawamura
Character Design: Takashi Kojima
CG Animation Supervisor: Kota Morie
Music: Takayuki Hattori
Theme Song: “Birthday” by Mr. Children
Production: “Doraemon” Production Committee (Fujiko Pro, Shogakukan, TV Asahi, Shin-Ei, ADK, ShoPro)
Animation Production: Shin-Ei Animation
© Fujiko Pro ・ Shogakukan ・ TV Asahi ・ Shin-Ei · ADK 2020
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Founded in 1932, Toho Co., Ltd. is one of the leading entertainment conglomerates in Japan. Toho is best known worldwide as the producer of the Godzilla films, as well as most of the films by the world-renowned director, Akira Kurosawa. Besides film production, Toho also distributes Japanese films (earning the highest box office receipts for decades in Japan) as well as foreign films through its subsidiary, owns first class movie theaters throughout Japan, produces legitimate plays and musicals, and has more than 100 entertainment-related subsidiaries.