In the list of Japanese anime drama films there are 6 movies released in 2019. The films are: Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie, Love Live! Sunshine!!, Doraemon, Detective Conan, and Sound! Euphonium Movie. Please read the storyline for each of these films and don’t forget the schedule can change at any time!
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko is Japanese Anime Action Drama Sci-fi Space movie based on the Yoshiki Tanaka’s science fiction novels Ginga Eiyu Densetsu published from 1982 to 1987 by Tokuma Shoten. The story focuses on the exploits of rivals Reinhard von Müsel and Yang Wen Li as they rise to power and fame in the Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance.
A thousand years from now, humanity has advanced into outer space and is divided into two states: the monarchic Galactic Empire and the democratic Free Planets Alliance. The war between those two has lasted over 150 years and spread through the whole galaxy without boundaries. It is a long war.
The Galactic Empire is corrupted by its own aristocracy while the Free Planets Alliance is ruled by politics of evil. Both countries are shaken by the appearance of two Invincible people. And they are Reinhard von Lohengramm who was known as the ‘Invincible Genius’ and Yang Wen Li who was known as the ‘Invincible Magician’.
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko is produced by DMM Pictures, Sochiku, Production I.G.. Directed by Shunsuke Tada, with Yoshiki Tanaka was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include:Mamoru Miyano, Amber Lee Connors, Ian Sinclair, Aaron Dismuke, Clifford Chapin, Yuichiro Umehara, Ken’ichi Suzumura, Yoshimitsu Shimoyama, and Aaron Campbell. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence (Yuri!!! on Ice Gekijo-ban: Ice Adolescence)
Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence is Japanese Anime Comedy Drama Romance Sport movie based on the 2016’s anime television series, Yuri!!! on Ice written by Mitsuro Kubo. Tells the story of Japanese figure skater Yuri Katsuki, Russian figure-skating champion Victor Nikiforov, and up-and-coming Russian skater Yuri Plisetsky. They will compete in the Grand Prix that has never existed in the world.
Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence is produced by Mappa, and distributed by Avex Pictures (Japan). Directed by Sayo Yamamoto. Meanwhile, Mitsurô Kubo was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Junichi Suwabe, Koki Uchiyama, Soryu Konno, Mariya Ise, and Yuka Komatsu. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow is Japanese Anime Drama Comedy Musical Sci-fi Idol Youth movie as a spin-off of Love Live! which was launched in April 2015 with music CDs and anime music videos, followed by a manga version in 2016. This anime revolves around a group of nine schoolgirls who become idols in order to save their school from shutting down, just like the idol group from the original series.
Love Live Sunshine!! is set in Uchiura, Numazu, Shizuoka where one of its schools, the seaside Uranohoshi Girls’ Academy, is planned to be shut down and merged with another high school in Numazu. Chika Takami, a girl who lacks desires, is inspired by µ’s to gather friends and form her own school idol group called Aqours. To prevent their school from shutting down, Aqours enters the “Love Live” school idol contest which has become more competitive since µ’s won. When Kanan and Dia disappear while visiting Mari on Italy, Chika and the rest of the Aqours have no choice but to reach the “Belpaese” themselves and search for them.
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow is produced by Sunrise, and directed by Kazuo Sakai, with Jukki Hanada was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Arisa Komiya, Rikako Aida, Anju Inami, Nanaka Suwa, Ai Furihata, Shuka Saito, Kanako Takatsuki, Aina Suzuki, and Aika Kobayashi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 4, 2019.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Drama Sci-fi movie as the 39th film in the franchise, based on the Fujiko F. Fujio’s manga series Doraemon published from 1969 to 1996 by Shogakukan. The story follows Nobita Nobi, a young boy who suffers from poor grades, frequent bullying and negative emotions like sadness and jealousy. Then one of his descendants in the future sends the robotic cat called Doraemon – who has four-dimensional pouch, back in time to protect and guide Nobita.
One time Nobita saw a moon turned yellow last night and told his class about it but they think it’s funny. Doraemon gives him the “Opposite-Direction Badge” and discovers there’s life on the other side of the moon. Until a new student changed him forever.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is produced by Fujiko Pro, ShoPro, TV Asahi, Shin-Ei Anime, ADK, and distributed by Toho (Japan). Directed by Shinnosuke Yakuwa, with Fujiko F. Fujio was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Wasabi Mizuta, Megumi Ohara, Yumi Kakazu, Subaru Kimura, Tomokazu Seki, and Chiaki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 1, 2019.
Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire (Meitantei Conan: Konjo no Fisuto)
Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire is Japanese Anime Drama Crime Mystery Thriller movie as the twenty-third installment of the Case Closed film series based on the manga series of the same name by Gosho Aoyama, following the 2018 film Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer. The film tells about the world’s greatest blue sapphire, the “blue lapis fist”, said to have sunk in a pirate ship in the late 19th century, on the coasts of Singapore. A local millionaire plots to retrieve it, and when it’s exhibited in an exhibition at the Singaporean Marina Sands hotel, a murder takes place.
Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire is produced by TMS Entertainment, and distributed by Toho Company, Ltd.. Directed by Tomoka Nagaoka, with Takahiro Okura and Gosho Aoyama was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Minami Takayama, Wakana Yamazaki, Rikiya Koyama, Toru Furuya, Megumi Hayashibara, and Yukiko Iwai. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on April 12, 2019.
Sound! Euphonium Movie: The Finale of Oath (Gekijoban Hibike! Euphonium: Chikai no Finale)
Sound! Euphonium Movie: The Finale of Oath is Japanese Anime Drama Music movie as a sequel to the 2018 anime film Liz and the Blue Bird directed by Naoko Yamada, based on the Ayano Takeda’s novel series, Sound! Euphonium (Hibike! Yufoniamu) was first published by Takarajimasha in 2013. This anime is set in Kumiko’s second year as a high school student and a member of the band club, and she will act as a mentor of sorts for a new generation of “juniors” who will be joining the club.
In a previous note Sound! Euphonium (Hibike! Yufoniamu) novel has been adapted into a manga published by Takarajimasha from 2014 to 2015, the 2015 Anime television series produced by Kyoto Anime, the 2016’s Anime film “Sound! Euphonium: The Movie – Welcome to the Kitauji High School Concert Band” directed by Tatsuya Ishihara, 2016’s anime television series” Sound! Euphonium 2″ which consists of 13 episodes, 2017’s anime films directed by Tatsuya Ishihara and Taichi Ogawa, and 2018 Anime films” Liz and the Blue Bird” directed by Naoko Yamada.
Sound! Euphonium Movie: The Finale of Oath is produced by Kyoto Anime, and distributed by Shochiku Company (Japan). Directed by Tatsuya Ishihara, with Jukki Hanada and Ayano Takeda was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Atsumi Tanezaki, Nao Toyama, Konomi Fujimura, Yuri Yamaoka, Shiori Sugiura, and Tomoyo Kurosawa. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on April 19, 2019.