LOS ANGELES, Calif. (March 14, 2012) – The extremely popular and highly anticipated sequel to the legendary manga based TV drama series comes to life in KAIBUTSU-KUN THE MOVIE (2011/Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy/Approx. 103 min) to be screened EXCLUSIVELY at this summer’s most anticipated Anime, Manga and Music event AM2. Two screenings will be available-one EXCLUSIVELY for Passport holders ONLY and the second for Passport holders preferred (with general attendees as seating permits). More info and attendee registration can be found at www.am2con.org
“With our growing guest list, screenings and activities AM2 will be the place to be this summer in Southern California for all that is anime and manga,” states Chase Wang of AM2, “Get your Passports today and join us for all the fun!”
A sequel to the legendary TV drama series “Kaibutsu-kun” has finally been made into a movie! Prince Taro, also known as “Kaibutsu-kun” is the young prince of the Kaibutsu (Monster) Land. In the drama series, Kaibutsu-kun and the three lovable companions, Dracula, Wolfman and Franken came down to the human world to learn what it takes to be a leader.
Time has passed and today is the ceremony for succession to the Throne. But Kaibutsu-kun (Satoshi-Ohno) receives boos and jeers from whole nation for being selfish. Kaibutsu-kun has a tantrum and screams at the citizens to be quiet before running away to the human world. But when Kaibutsu-kun and his companions arrive in Japan, they find that they are not Japan, but in The Curry Kingdom! What will happen to Kaibutsu-kun and his companions??!
Directed by Yoshihiro Nakamura
Screenplay by Fujio A. Fujiko
Attendees can avoid the anticipated huge lines at autographs, premiere screenings, workshop, and panels by purchasing a Passport fast pass for the event. The Passport fast pass will also provide holders with access to Main Events and Concert events as well as major discounts with theme parks (including Disneyland and the grand opening of Cars Land, Knotts Berry Farm, etc.), retailers and local restaurants. Bypass the lines and get your Passport today and experience the difference!
AM2 current activities include Exhibit Hall, AMV’s, Arcade, Summer Festival, Behind the Voice Actors Studio, Masquerade, Dances, Fashion Shows, Table Top, Console Gaming, Workshops, Panels, Concerts and more!
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Located in Anaheim, California – AM2, established in 2010, is a multi-day (3 days) 24 hour event with no general attendance/badge purchase requirement and is aspiring to be a key meeting place for fans that share a common interest in Asian music, Animation/Anime, and Comics/Manga. Nominal fees are charged for certain activities that attendees choose to participate in. AM2 will be held on June 15-17, 2012 at the Anaheim Convention Center in sunny Anaheim, California. More information can be found at www.am2con.org