Chicago Premiere: Blue Exorcist The Movie
One night only!
See the feature film that continues the storyline of the popular anime series Blue Exorcist.
directed by Atsushi Takahashi starring Bryce Papenbrook, Johnny Yong Bosch, Christine Marie Cabanos in English with English subtitles
An anime adaptation of the series began airing on Japanese television in 2011.
The level in popularity grew with the unveiling of every episode and the series finale came and went with many fans crying out for more. One year later… Blue Exorcist is back with full force now on the big screen!
When his adoptive father, Shiro Fujimoto was killed by his biological father, Satan, Rin Okumura swore to become an exorcist to avenge Shiro’s death declaring war on his own blood-relatives of the underworld…The movie features Rin and his friends in the midst of preparing for a festival which is celebrated once every 11 years in True Cross Academy Town.
As everyone in town is busy arranging for the festival, a “ghost train” goes berserk while the barriers protecting the city from demon intrusions were under repair. Rin and his twin brother Yukio are sent to the scene as reinforcements, and on their way meet a demon in the form of a young boy. Meanwhile, Cheng-Long Liu, a Senior Exorcist First Class from the Taiwan Branch joins them in the repair operation and the story takes an unexpected turn as their fates cross.
Screened with English dub track.