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‘Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna’ Gets One-Night-Only Theatrical Release

Toei Animation Inc. and Fathom Events team up for an exclusive March 25 movie night in cinemas nationwide.

DENVER -- Toei Animation Inc. and Fathom Events have announced that the new feature film Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna will screen March 25 as a special one-night-only theatrical event across the United States.  A 15-minute exclusive pre-show will include interviews with the film’s director, Tomohisa Taguchi and chief animation director, Seiji Tatsukawam that will only be available in theaters

Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna will screen in select U.S. theaters on Wednesday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. (local time) through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network (DBN). A complete list of theater locations is available on Fathom Events (theaters and participants are subject to change). Tickets are on sale now and will be available online or at participating theater box offices.

Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna takes place five years after the events of Digimon Adventure tri, the six-part film series released in 2015. Now on the cusp of adulthood, Tai and his DigiDestined friends discover that with age, their bonds with each of their Digimon will ultimately break. How does it end for Tai, Agumon and the others?

“We are excited to continue our partnership with Fathom Events and present Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna to U.S. audiences this spring,” commented Toei Animation president and CEO, Masayuki Endo. “This special 20th anniversary feature film is sure to excite the generation of fans who have grown-up watching this beloved anime series.”

“The Digimon Franchise has been a staple in our anime offerings and will continue to be a large draw for fans across the country,” added Fathom Events CEO, Ray Nutt. “This event is going to be a great way to kick off a strong 2020 lineup and give audiences an exclusive inside look that they cannot experience anywhere else.”

In the new film, Tai is now a university student, living alone, working every day, but his future is still undecided. Meanwhile, Matt and others continue to work on Digimon incidents and activities that help people with partner Digimon. An unprecedented phenomenon occurs and the DigiDestined discovers that when you grow up, your relationship with your partner Digimon will come closer to an end. As a countdown timer activates on the Digivice, they realize that the more you fight with their Partner Digimon, the faster their bond breaks. Will you fight for others and lose your partner? The time to choose and decide is approaching fast. There is a short time before “chosen children” will become adults. This is the last adventure of Tai and Agumon.

Source: Toei Animation