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HANAKAPPA - Adventure in the Butterfly Kingdom -
Official Website: http://eiga-hanakappa.com/
From the popular TV animation series broadcasted on NHK since 2010, our HANAKAPPA comes to the big screen at last!
How annoying moms can be with all their lectures, but what happens if they are gone...?
Mothers from the Yamabiko-village get kidnapped! Hanakappa and his friends leave their village and set out on a journey to save their mothers! Enduring a freezing mountain in winter and a blazing desert in summer, the kids head to a wonderland called "Butterfly Kingdom". Why were the mothers taken away? And who is this boy called Pol traveling with Hanakappa? What is his secret?
This moving story tells you the courage to face difficulties, friendship and bonds between parents and children.
Hanakappa - Adventure in the Butterfly Kingdom -
Butterfly soldiers fly into the peaceful Yamabiko-village and kidnap everybody's mother. Hanakappa and his friends decide to save their mothers with the help of a mysterious boy called Pol. What will happen to them? Let's get started with this exciting adventure!
That's Hanakappa musical - what's your pick, rice or bread? -
Momo kappa-chan prefers bread, Ageru-chan prefers rice. As Hanakappa is cornered between them, a flower pops open on his head, turning Momo kappa-chan into a panda and Ageru-chan into a pig! When they wink to their friends, they also change into animals. What are you going ot do, Hanakappa? Here comes the Hanakappa musical!
Rie Nakagawa "Hanakappa" (TV 2010~)
Kappei Yamaguchi "ONE PIECE" (1999~), "InuYasha" (TV 2000 ~2004), "Ranma 1/2" (1989)
Director: Kazumi Nonaka "Hanakappa" (TV 2010~), "Mameushi-kun" (TV 2007~), "Odenkun" (2005)
Author & Original Artwork: Tadashi Akiyama "Hanakappa" (TV 2010), "Mameushi-kun" (TV 2007)
General Editor: Tetsuo Yasumi "Atashin'chi" (2010), "Hanakappa" (TV 2010~)
Release in Japan: 12 April, 2013 / Color / www.eiga-hanakappa.com
(c) 2013 Akiyama Tadashi/ HANAKAPPA movie project