If you want to find references related to Japanese movies in July 2019, this is the list. Here are 3 films that will be released this month, namely: (1) Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution, (2) Tokyo Ghoul 2, and (3) Weathering With You (Child of Weather, Tenki no Ko).
Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution
Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution is Japanese Anime Action Family movie based on a video game series created by video game designer Satoshi Tajiri that centers on creatures called Pokémon. This media franchise has been adapted into 21 animated films, 19 animated films based on the anime television series Pokémon, and the rest are set in an alternate continuity to the show.
Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution is produced by The Pokemon Company, Pikachu Project, Oriental Light and Magic (OLM), TV Tokyo, Wit Studio, and distributed by Toho (Japan). Directed by Tetsuo Yajima and Kunihiko Yuyama, with Takeshi Shudo and Satoshi Tajiri was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Masachika Ichimura, Rica Matsumoto, Sarah Natochenny, and Ikue Ôtani. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on July 12, 2019.
Tokyo Ghoul 2
Tokyo Ghoul 2 is Japanese Action fantasy Horror movie as a sequel to the previous film Tokyo Ghoul released in 2017. The film is based on the Sui Ishida’s manga series Tokyo Ghoul which was published from 2011 to 2018 in weekly Japanese magazine Weekly Young Jump. The film tells the story of a sketchy ghoul named Gourmet who invites a college student named Kaneki to dine with him at a special restaurant where the young man may find himself on the menu.
Ken Kaneki (Masataka Kubota) is a student who is also half-ghoul and half-human. He agonizes over his situation and trying to avoid other ghouls. He shelters himself at Anteiku Cafe and spends time with Toka Kirishima (Maika Yamamoto). One day, a ghoul, Shu Tsukiyama (Shota Matsuda), appears at Anteiku Cafe and he is called the Gourmet.
Tokyo Ghoul 2 is produced by Shochiku, and distributed by Shochiku Company (Japan). Directed by Kentarô Hagiwara, with Sui Ishida was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Masataka Kubota, Maika Yamamoto, Nobuyuki Suzuki, Hiyori Sakurada, Yu Aoi, and Yo Oizumi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on July 19, 2019.
Weathering With You (Child of Weather, Tenki no Ko)
Weathering With You (Child of Weather) is Japanese Anime Fantasy movie that tells the story of a young man who has a girl friend who can manipulate the weather. The film will focus on a high school student Hotaka Morishima who leaves his home on an isolated island and moves to Tokyo, but he immediately becomes broke. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds a job as a writer for a shady occult magazine.
After he starts his job, the weather has been rainy day after day. In a corner of the crowded and busy city, Hodaka meets a young girl named Akina Amano. Due to certain circumstances, Akina and her younger brother live together, but have a cheerful and sturdy life. Akina also has a certain power: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky.
Weathering With You (Child of Weather) is produced by CoMix Wave Films, and distributed by Toho. Written and directed by Makoto Shinkai. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Daigo Kotaro and Nana Mori. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on July 19, 2019.