The movie extravaganza you’ve all been waiting for! Lupin the 3rd vs Detective Conan makes it’s way in theaters on the 6th of March, 2014 (Thursday).
Lupin the Third vs. Detective Conan: The Movie was released in Japan theaters on 07 Dec 2013 and has became the highest grossing Detective Conan film with a box office taking close to US$40 million as of February 2013 .The film has topped the box office
gross of Detective Conan: Private Eye in the Distant Sea, the Detective Conan franchise’s highest grossing film until now.
Detective Conan manga has been published by Shogakukan in the weekly magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday since February 1994. The manga have sold over 140 million copies in Japan alone. In 2001, it won the Shogakukan Manga Award which is regarded to be one of Japan’s major awards, sponsored by Shogakukan Publishing.
The anime adaptation for Detective Conan has been well received and ranked in the top twenty in Animage’s polls between 1996 and 2001. In the Japanese TV anime ranking, the episodes ranked in the top six on a weekly basis.
In 2009, a television special titled Lupin the 3rd vs.Detective Conan was aired and featured a crossover with the series Lupin III. It pits anime’s most famous thief, Lupin III, against anime’s most famous detective, Conan. The special ranked first on the Japanese Anime TV ranking of March 23–29, 2009. The DVD release sold over 7,000 in its first week.The Blu-ray edition was the third best selling anime between July 27 and August 2, 2009, and remained in the top twenty as of November 29, 2009.
Bypassing Inspector Zenigata and Inspector Megure, Lupin steals the Cherry Sapphire and then makes contact with Alan Smithee. Meanwhile, Jimmy Kudo, while watching TV, learns that Jigen, who is a member of Lugin’s group, will escort popular idol Emilio. Jimmy Kudo also learns that at Emilio’s live appearance tomorrow, a deal related to the Cherry Sapphire will take place.
Lupin the 3rd vs Detective Conan
ルパン三世 vs 名探偵コナン (Japanese)
Release Date: Opens on 06 March 2013 (Thursday)
Runtime: 107 mins
Language: Japanese Dub with English & Mandarin Subtitles
Director: Hajime Kamegaki
Official Website: http://lupicona-movie.com/
Cast (Voice Cast):
Minami Takayama as Conan Edogawa
Kanichi Kurita as Arsene Lupin III
Akira Kamiya as Kogoro Mouri
Chafurin as Inspector Megure
Eiko Masuyama as Fujiko Mine
Make your way down The Cathay, for all you Detective Conan Fans out there! This is simply a movie you don’t want to missed out on!
Tickets for the movie is now on sale at Cathay,http://bit.ly/1ePFB9z
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