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Boruto: Naruto the Movie


Alternative Titles

English: Boruto: Naruto the Movie
Synonyms: Gekijouban Naruto (2015)
Japanese: BORUTO -NARUTO THE MOVIE-

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 7, 2015
Producers: Toho, Shueisha
Licensors: Viz Media
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Manga
Duration: 1 hr. 35 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Ranked: #8492
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Popularity: #475
Members: 184,441
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Synopsis

Boruto Uzumaki has inherited the mischievous spirit and endless energy from his famous father, the 7th Hokage, Naruto. As he enters his Chunin exams, a harsh decision made by Naruto angers Boruto, causing their personalities to clash, awakening a fierce ambition within the young shinobi to surpass his father with his own skills and techniques. But in order to do so, he will need the help of none other than Uchiha Sasuke, Naruto's lifelong rival and childhood friend. Although Boruto has convinced himself that he has what it takes to surpass the 7th Hokage, he soon discovers that the road ahead is not nearly as simple as the young shinobi has envisioned.

Boruto: Naruto the Movie opens the doors for a new generation of shinobi to put their abilities to the test, as they face a mysterious enemy and hope to restore peace to Konoha, and the hardships within their own families. The 7th Hokage certainly has an impressive battle history behind him, but on this occasion, he will need the strong teamwork of old friends and new talents in order to win.

Background

Boruto: Naruto the Movie is officially the highest grossing feature film in the entire Naruto franchise, and was number 11 on Japan's Top Grossing Domestic Movies of 2015. This is the first time that original creator Masashi Kishimoto has written the entire screenplay for a Naruto movie.

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Staff

Yamashita, Hiroyuki
Director
Matsumoto, Norio
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Kishimoto, Masashi
Script, Character Design, Original Creator
Kodachi, Ukyou
Script


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Oct 10, 2015
emberreviews (All reviews)
Like many anime fans of my generation, I began my life as an anime fan through Cartoon Network's Toonami block, featuring shounen classics such as Dragon Ball Z, Yu Yu Hakusho, and Rurouni Kenshin. However, for me personally, I was on the tail end of those shows' airtime, only catching the Majin Buu saga and reruns of the first few episodes of other shows. I didn't come in at the beginning, so it wasn't like starting a brand new adventure, and it wasn't until around 2005 that I first got to experience the start of a brand new story, and that story, of course, was read more
Nov 1, 2015
robiu013 (All reviews)
I really wanted to review this movie, because it's officially Kishimoto's final involvement with the Naruto franchise (if nothing changes, that is) and I wanted to make somewhat of a tribute to this series, that has been part of my life for quite some time.

Story: 50%
Characters: 30%
Art: 10%
Soundtrack: 10%

Story (3/5):
The story is nothing special. It's basically an encore to the series' epilogue and centers around the new generation, that got introduced in the final chapter of the main series. The focus is Naruto's son Boruto, who is torn between admiring his father as the hokage and rebelling against him for not having any time for read more
Oct 10, 2015
GodofWar2015 (All reviews)
This is my review on the recent Naruto movie. This movie is by far my favorite. It did have it's ups and downs, which I will eventually deal with. By the way, expect to be spoiled.

So this is literally what the Naruto Gaiden manga as led to. We finally get to see the new generation in all it's glory. We see Naruto fulfilling his dreams, as well as juggling his children, we see the Chunin Exams, as well as Sasuke going in. To be honest everyone gets to shine to an extent....Except TenTen. What I found odd about this story was the villains(Momoshiki and read more
Sep 14, 2016
hiddenhokage (All reviews)
I have watched this movie already 4 TIMES and just recently got around to reading the novelization. To me, this movie is perfect. A MASTERPIECE. 11/10.

Story 10/10
Art 10/10
Sound 10/10
Character 10/10
Enjoyment 10/10
Overall 10/10

Naruto came into my life when I was around 9 or 10 years old. I'm 20 now. So it goes without saying that I have a huge emotional connection to this series and everything that relates to it.

I wish I knew how to write objective reviews but for this movie I couldn't do that even if I could. So let me tell you this instead: if you're like me and you've literally grown up read more

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