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Title 20th century boys. 1, Beginning of the end [(DVD) videorecording] / Viz Pictures presents an NTV production ; a Yukihiko Tsutsumi film ; written by Yasushi Fukuda [and others] ; producers, Nobuyuki Iinuma [and others] ; directed by Yukihiko Tsutsumi.

Publication Info. San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2009]
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  JAPANESE TWE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0; 16:9 anamorphic widescreen.
Language Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.
Cast Toshiaki Karasawa, Etsushi Toyokawa, Takako Tokiwa, Teruyuki Kagawa, Hidehiko Ishiduka, Takashi Ukaji, Hiroyuki Miyasako.
Credits Director of photography, Satoru Karasawa ; editor, Nobuyuki Ito ; music, Ryomei Shiirai.
Note Based on the manga 20th century boys and 21st century boys by Naoki Urasawa.
Extra features: trailers; Viz Pictures presents.
Summary It all begins in 1969 when a young boy named Kenji and his friends write The Book of Prophecy. In their book, they write about a future where they fight against an evil organization trying to take over the world and bring about Doomsday. In 1997, Kenji and his friends must save mankind before the climax of their book becomes a reality.
Subject Heroes -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Friendship -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Prophecies -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
End of the world -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Cults -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Subject DVD-Video discs.
Genre Foreign films, Japanese.
Feature films Japan.
Fantasy films.
Science fiction films.
Added Author Tsutsumi, Yukihiko, director.
Fukuda, Yasushi, 1962- screenwriter.
福田靖, 1962-
Iinuma, Nobuyuki, producer.
Karasawa, Toshiaki, 1963- actor.
唐沢寿明, 1963-
Toyokawa, Etsushi, 1962- actor.
豊川悦司, 1962-
Tokiwa, Takako, 1972- actor.
常盤貴子, 1972-
Kagawa, Teruyuki, 1965- actor.
香川照之, 1965-
Ishizuka, Hidehiko, actor.
Ukaji, Takashi, actor.
Miyasako, Hiroyuki, actor.
Urasawa, Naoki, 1960-
浦沢直樹, 1960-
Viz Pictures.
Nihon Terebi.
VIZ Media.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Twentieth century boys
Beginning of the end
Note Japanese title: 20-seki shōnen, dai 1-shō Owari no hajimari
Japanese title: 二十世紀少年, 第1章 終わりの始まり
Full Japanese title: Honkaku kagaku bōken eiga 20-seiki shōnen
Full Japanese title: 本格科学冒険映画 20世紀少年
ISBN 1934244201
Standard No. 896911001201
Music No. 1000114654 Viz Media
3000024867 Warner Home Video, Distributor
YTCB01 Viz Media
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