Colorful: The Movie


#1

Colorful The Movie

Genres: drama, supernatural
Themes: rebirth, suicide
Objectionable content: Significant
Running time: 126 minutes
Vintage: 2010

Plot Summary: Upon reaching the train station to death, a dejected soul is informed that he is ‘lucky’ and will have another chance at life. He is placed in the body of a 14-year-old boy named Makoto Kobayashi, who has just committed suicide. Watched over by a neutral spirit named Purapura, the soul must figure out what his greatest sin and mistake in his former life was before his time limit in Makoto’s body runs out. He also has a number of other lesser duties he must complete, such as understanding what led Makoto to commit suicide in the first place and learning how to enjoy his second chance at life.

ANN Info Page
####Watch on the Anime Network Online Player

Sentai Filmworks Press Release


#2

I’ve always heard great things about this film and the themes sound like ones I would be interested in. I’m really, really looking forward to it.


#3

Cover art has been posted.


#4

Chris Ayres directs? I’m a tad surprised. Perhaps 2 hours and 6 minutes of Chris Ayres directed dub will allow me to answer my nagging questions about his direction.

So now I have to see it, though learning from last time I’ll likely wait a bit on buying a physical copy of it.

Mmmmm 1080 video & 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio.


#5

Greg Ayres Cast As Lead In ‘Colorful’

https://twitter.com/GregAyres/status/320924262473023488

[QUOTE]So stoked to finally announce that be voicing the role of Makoto in the upcoming Release of the animated film “Colorful” !!![/QUOTE]


#6

[size=16]English Dub Cast[/size]

ADR Director - Christopher Ayres

Vocal Cast
Makoto Kobayashi - Greg Ayres
Shoko Sano - Brittney Karbowski
Hiroka Kuwahara - Emily Neves
Pura Pura - Luci Christian
Saotome - Clint Bickham
Makoto’s Mother - Carli Mosier
Makoto’s Father - David Wald
Mitsuru Kobayashi - Chris Patton
Principal - Christopher Ayres
Mr. Sawada - David Matranga
Kids at Snack Store - Kalin Coates; Emily Neves
Mao - Genevieve Simmons
Doctor - Mark X Laskowski
Nurse - Genevieve Simmons
Worker at Gomensoro - Brent Marshall
Classmates
Christopher Ayres
Clint Bickham
Mark X Laskowski
Brent Marshall
Carli Mosier
Emily Neves
Chris Patton
Genevieve Simmons
David Wald

Source: Sentai Filmworks Facebook Page


#7

These credits seem more in-depth than most. Thanks Sentai, I do appreciate detailed cast lists.

With Chris Ayres as Director and Greg Ayres as the male lead I’ll definitely have to check this one out. I’ve been falling behind on my anime watching lately. I don’t see it on the TAN release schedule so I’ll have to find some other stuff to watch here in the interim. I’m adapting lol, checking out stuff I never would have because of this: RahXephon actually appears to be decent… :wink:

BTW, why is Brittney Karbowski underlined in the quote?


#8

Oops, thanks.


#9
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Colorful-The-Movie/Watch][/url] [b]The Movie (Dub) is now LIVE![/b]

#10

Nice.

I think I found what I’ll be watching later today.


#11

The ad on the side is a bold face lie, it’s not on VoD yet!


#12

I have to tell you, I’m all broke up about that :laugh: :laugh: :wink:


#13

My bluray of this arrived today. I’m really looking forward to watching it.