Evangelion Movie 1: Jo


Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone

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Synonyms: Evangelion Shin Gekijouban: Jo, Rebuild of Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone, Evangelion: 1.01 You Are (Not) Alone, Evangelion: 1.11 You Are (Not) Alone
Japanese: ヱヴァンゲリヲン新劇場版:序
English: Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone
German: Evangelion: 1.11 You Are (Not) Alone.
Spanish: Evangelion: 1.11 You Are (Not) Alone
French: Evangelion: 1.11 You Are (Not) Alone
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 1, 2007
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Khara
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, Award WinningAward Winning, DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi, SuspenseSuspense
Themes: MechaMecha, PsychologicalPsychological
Duration: 1 hr. 41 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity

Statistics

Score: 8.001 (scored by 351051351,051 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #6342
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #387
Members: 569,338
Favorites: 1,956

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Synopsis

In a post-apocalyptic world, the last remaining human settlement in Japan is the heavily fortified city of Tokyo-3. Fourteen-year-old Shinji Ikari is brought to the headquarters of NERV, an underground organization lead by his estranged father, Gendou. He requests that Shinji become a pilot of an "Evangelion," a colossal android built to fight against monstrous and destructive alien creatures known as "Angels" that wreak havoc on the planet and threaten the survival of the remaining human race.

Although initially reluctant, Shinji is swayed by the idea of reconciling with his father, and agrees to aid in mankind's perilous endeavor against its alien threat, as the pilot of Evangelion Unit-01. Thrust into the midst of a dangerous battlefield, Shinji must find the necessary courage and resolve to face against the Angels' incursions before it is too late.

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Background

1.01: An additional 266 enhancements from 1.0.
1.11: 2 minutes longer than 1.0 and 1.01 and created by processing the master digital data instead of the 35mm film.

In 2007, the film was awarded the DCAJ Chairperson Award during the 22nd Digital Contents Grand Prix. In 2008, the film won the Tokyo International Anime Fair award for anime of the year (with Hideaki Anno receiving the best director award for it), the Toukaimura Genpachi Award at the 7th Annual Japanese Otaku Awards and the Theatrical Film Award at the 13th Animation Kobe Awards.

Characters & Voice Actors


Staff

Anno, Hideaki
Director, Script, Storyboard, Key Animation, Creator, Screenplay
Tsurumaki, Kazuya
Director, Storyboard, Key Animation


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Ending Theme

"Beautiful World" by Utada Hikaru




Reviews

Nov 19, 2023
The new series, called Rebuild of Evangelion, includes new characters, robots, and a completely new ending.

The movie "Evangelion 1" has some imperfections that may disappoint some viewers. Firstly, the story isn't new and is just a condensed version of the first six episodes of the original series. Unfortunately, Shinji Ikari's character is quite whiny and difficult to take seriously. However, the animation has improved significantly since the original series, and the lighting has been fixed in the updated version.

On the positive side, the music in the movie is fantastic, and the composer, Shiro Sagisu, deserves credit for it. The robot's screaming is also worth mentioning, ...
Mar 19, 2024
Mixed Feelings
Neon Genesis Evangelion is my favorite anime of all time. This film, for most of it's run time, is the first 6 episodes of the original NGE, but worse.Most of the shots in the movie are taken 1:1 from the original with different background details and a more toned down color palette. This is until the last 20 minutes or so when there is a major plot divergence and film starts actually doing it's own thing visually. During this final portion the film becomes Evangelion, but different. I just wish this whole movie was Evangelion but different, rather than Evangelion but worse.
Dec 19, 2022
As far as shot-for-shot retellings of the first six episodes of Neon Genesis Evangelion go, Rebuild 1.0 is good. The updates to animation look nice, the few lines of dialogue/scenes added to the story are fine, the pacing is well done, and everything comes together in a way to make a fine, singular movie. Rebuild also does some great stuff! Ramiel looks amazing, the finale comes together to do justice to one of the best scenes in EVA as a franchise(Is any retelling of EVA complete without Rei's smile?), and the fact they made it come together to be its own movie is admirable.

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