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Suzumiya Haruhi no Shoushitsu


Alternative Titles

English: The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya
Synonyms: The Vanishment of Haruhi Suzumiya, Suzumiya Haruhi no Syoshitsu, Haruhi Movie
Japanese: 涼宮ハルヒの消失

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 6, 2010
Studios: Kyoto Animation
Source: Light novel
Duration: 2 hr. 42 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 8.811 (scored by 140,964 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #262
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #156
Members: 239,299
Favorites: 6,861
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Episodes: /1

Synopsis

One cold Christmas day, Kyon heads over to school and the SOS Brigade's holiday celebration, only to realize that Haruhi Suzumiya seems to have disappeared. Moreover, no one even remembers her or the SOS Brigade; Mikuru Asahina knows nothing and is now afraid of him, and Itsuki Koizumi has also gone missing. The Literature Club, formed only by an uncharacteristically shy Yuki Nagato, now occupies the old SOS club room.

Suzumiya Haruhi no Shoushitsu is based on the fourth light novel of the acclaimed Haruhi series and is set after the events of the anime series. Not uncultured in the supernatural, Kyon will have to deal with his whole life turned upside down like a bad joke, and maybe it's better that way.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

The film won the Best Theatrical Film award at the 2010 Animation Kobe Awards.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kyon
Kyon
Main
Sugita, Tomokazu
Japanese
Sugita, Tomokazu
Nagato, Yuki
Nagato, Yuki
Main
Chihara, Minori
Japanese
Chihara, Minori
Suzumiya, Haruhi
Suzumiya, Haruhi
Supporting
Hirano, Aya
Japanese
Hirano, Aya
Asahina, Mikuru
Asahina, Mikuru
Supporting
Gotou, Yuuko
Japanese
Gotou, Yuuko

Staff

Hatta, Hideaki
Hatta, Hideaki
Producer
Ishihara, Tatsuya
Ishihara, Tatsuya
Director, Storyboard
Takemoto, Yasuhiro
Takemoto, Yasuhiro
Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Takao, Noriko
Takao, Noriko
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation


Edit Opening Theme

"Bouken Desho Desho? (冒険でしょでしょ?)" by Aya Hirano

Edit Ending Theme

"Yasashii Boukyaku (優しい忘却)" by Minori Chihara




More reviewsReviews

Archaeon
Apr 9, 2010
To say that the Suzumiya Haruhi franchise has been a bit of an emotional rollercoaster for fans of the show would be an understatement. The first season hit the anime world like a storm, and huge numbers of people immediately swore their devotion to Haruhi and the SOS Brigade. The second season though, sorely tested the patience of many fans with the lesson in tedium known as "Endless Eight", and many were left wondering where it all went wrong. The ups and downs of the franchise are well documented and commented upon, and while Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu (2009) had some great moments, the lacklustre read more
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AzureHakua
Apr 10, 2010
Assuming that a standard episode is about 20 minutes long, many would ask, “Couldn’t they just have taken out some “Endless Eight” episodes and add this movie into the 2009 Haruhi season?” However, with The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya being 2 hours and 40 minutes, it would not be possible to fit it into a 14 episode season without condensing the majority of the plot and the monologues of Kyon.

First and foremost, this movie is indeed a sequel to both of the previous two seasons of Haruhi. Watching this movie without seeing both seasons is not suggested. For those who have seen both seasons, I read more
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StillSwingin007
Jan 6, 2014
I’ve always had mixed feelings about the show where the esper, the alien, the time traveler, and the normal highschool student all gathered together to entertain that certain ecstatic girl. However, as time passed by, it ended up being one of my favourite guilty pleasures. How could I forget the super fun misadventures of the SOS Brigade? Kyon’s snarky attitude? Haruhi’s one of a kind personality? And, most of all, Mikuru’s tea?

The series, though arguably mediocre, had some very fun moments. So where does this movie, The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, stand?

Story/Presentation: I’m going to skip over the synopsis, since you can already read read more
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AnimatedGuru
Jan 19, 2015
First off i would like to start this review by saying that found this movie very enjoyable. It was good just like the original series but possessed a different tone and threw in different elements that helped me see what was going on in the world a little deeper.

STORY 9/10:
I found the plot very interesting because they show you how the characters react to the events of Haruhi's disappearance(specifically Kyon). Within the original two seasons of the show Kyon is always complaining about all the ridiculous things that Haruhi gets him and the rest of the S.O.S Brigade into. But after she disappears and he read more
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