InuYasha Movie 1: Toki wo Koeru Omoi

InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time

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Synonyms: Inu Yasha: Toki wo Koeru Omoi, InuYasha: Love That Transcends Time
Japanese: 犬夜叉 時代を越える想い
English: InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time
German: InuYasha Der Film: Affections Touching Across Time
Spanish: Inuyasha la Película: La Batalla a través del Tiempo
French: InuYasha Le Film: Au-delà du Temps
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 22, 2001
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Themes: HistoricalHistorical, MythologyMythology, Time TravelTime Travel
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 1 hr. 39 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.561 (scored by 5583555,835 users)
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Ranked: #15652
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Popularity: #1967
Members: 101,261
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During their quest in the feudal era to recover the shards of the miraculous Shikon Jewel, Inuyasha, Kagome Higurashi, and their friends become the target of Menoumaru Hyouga—a demon awakened by one of the Shikon fragments, now in pursuit of Inuyasha's heirloom sword Tessaiga. Following a clash between the fathers of Inuyasha and Menoumaru, the weapon is the only means to restore Menoumaru his rightful family heritage.

However, upon ambushing Inuyasha, Menoumaru discovers that Tessaiga's owner alone can wield it. Determined to achieve his objective regardless, he kidnaps Kagome to force Inuyasha to use his blade and release the sealed powers of the Hyouga clan. With their dependable companions' assistance, Inuyasha and Kagome oppose Menoumaru, unaware that his sinister intentions and alarming potential will endanger not only their world but also its distant future.

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The first of four movies with original storylines, InuYasha Movie 1: Toki wo Koeru Omoi premiered between the release of the TV series' episodes 54 and 56. The character designer was different from the one who handled the TV series, resulting in the characters' modeling more closely to the manga's creator Rumiko Takahashi's art style.

In Japan, there were two DVD releases: one on August 21, 2002 and another on November 26, 2004. The first included a bonus CD with an original audio drama titled Inuyasha - Toki wo Koeru Mou Hitotsu no Omoi, while the second was a standard edition single disc. The English version was made available by Viz Media on September 7, 2004.

Comic adaptations of the film were also published by Shogakukan and Viz Media. The former released each of the two volumes on August 1, 2002 and September 18, 2002, respectively. The latter issued both on January 1, 2005.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Yamaguchi, Kappei

Higurashi, Kagome

Yukino, Satsuki


Narita, Ken


Kuwashima, Houko


Hidaka, Noriko


Tsujitani, Kouji


Watanabe, Kumiko


Noto, Mamiko






Ueda, Masuo
Producer, Planning
Shinohara, Toshiya
Tsuruoka, Youta
Sound Director
Hata, Masami
Episode Director, Storyboard


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Ending Theme

"No More Words" by Ayumi Hamasaki


Jun 30, 2011
wow, i can't believe that no other reviews have been written about this movie. well, as an inuyasha fan i shall take it upon myself to write one :D

the first inuyasha movie, affections touching across time, quite the piece of work it is. the story line to it had the same sort of feeling that any of the other inuyasha movies had and the show as well. filled with fighting, jokes, romance, and the characters that only this series can provide. having their original voice actors and music that can be linked to that of the show, it wins in the department of having that ...
Mar 7, 2014
I loved this movie, I've watched them all and when it comes to going back to seeing the movies again this one I watch and re-watch again and again. It is second to none in the four movies that have been released. The only other movie that ties it for first is the third movie (Swords of An Honorable Ruler).

The plot is absolutely astounding and the villain continues to make me cringe every time I see him lift up a leaf to his lips. He's a villainous demon I just love to hate.
Oct 15, 2019
Mixed Feelings
This is the first Inu Yasha movie, taking place after the hero has learned the counterattack technique. The scenario takes advantage of the best hooks of the show, such as the romance amongst the heroes and the tragedy of their pasts. It is also offers an interesting “what if” scenario where Inu Yasha is sealed on the tree again and Kagome is trapped on the present. Effectively it is a summary of whatever has happened so far, as well as a showdown of all that befalling on them at the same time. Heck, even the villains are very threatening, as they can manipulate the techniques ...

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