Library Wars
movie

Library Wars

Director: Shinsuke Sato

Year: 2013

Plot: Set in the year 2019 in Japan. In order to crack down on free expression, a new law is passed, which allows for the government to create an armed force to find and destroy objectionable printed material. Meanwhile, to oppose this oppressive crackdown, the Library Force is created. The Library force, including instructor Atsushi Dojo and Iku Kasahara, work to protect the libraries. A fierce battle then ensues between these two groups.—anonymous
Original Title: Toshokan sensô
Director: Shinsuke Sato
Writer: Hiro Arikawa , Akiko Nogi
Producer: Ikumi Taguchi , Junichi Nasuda , Kensuke Zushi , Tamako Tsujimoto , Kôji Yoshida , Kazuya Hamana
Type: movie
Year: 2013
Genres: Drama
Cast: Seina Kasugai , Jun Hashimoto , Kei Tanaka , Nana Eikura , Masanori Mimoto , Ozuno Nakamura , Shûichirô Masuda , Tomoya Maeno , Sôta Fukushi , Ippei Ôsako , Eiji Leon Lee , Taiju Nemoto , Maki Yoshihara , Kentez Asaka , Ryotaro Fujiyama , Chiaki Kuriyama , Jun'ichi Okada , Kyûsaku Shimada , Kazuma Suzuki , Naomi Nishida , Kôji Ishizaka , Kazuyuki Aijima , Kiyoshi Kodama
Runtimes: 128
Countries: Japan
Languages: Japanese
Color Info: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
Sound Mix: Dolby Digital
Original Air Date: 27 Apr 2013 (Japan)
Rating: 5.8
Votes: 1000
Year: 2013
Akas: 図書館戦争 (Japan, Japanese title) , Library Wars (World-wide, English title) , Library Wars (United States) , Library Wars (United Kingdom) , 图书馆战争 (China, Mandarin title)
Production Companies: Tokyo Broadcasting System , Kadokawa Shoten Publishing Co. , Toho Company , J Storm , Sedic International , Chubu-nippon Broadcasting Company , WOWOW , Mainichi Shinbunsha , Mainichi Broadcasting System , Hokkaido Broadcasting Company , Booster Project
Distributors: Toho Company , Encore Films , Panorama Distributions
Cinematographer: Taro Kawazu
Producer: Ikumi Taguchi , Junichi Nasuda , Kensuke Zushi , Tamako Tsujimoto , Kôji Yoshida , Kazuya Hamana
Production Manager: Daiki Takase , Tomoki Takase
Certificates: Hong Kong:IIB , Japan:G , Singapore:PG13 , South Korea:15 , United Kingdom:15
Composer: Yû Takami
Editor: Tsuyoshi Imai
Sound Crew: Kazushiko Yokono , Hiroki Taniguchi , Iden Kamishin , Jon Lipman , Kensuke Matsui , Koyo Sonae , Shunsuke Hongo , Todd Beckett , Robin Harlan , Takako Ishikawa , Mark Lanza , Sarah Monat , Daniel Pagan , Randy Singer , Bruce Tanis , Steven Ticknor , Jon Wakeham
Visual Effects: Makoto Kamiya
Music Department: Hirohide Shida , Shinnosuke Miyazawa , Jorge Velasco , Kohei Chida , Jeff Gartenbaum
Other Companies: Imagica , Japan Cine Services , Kodak Japan , NKL , Picture Element , Sanwa Cine Equipment , Sound City , Toho Post Production Center
Costume Designer: Masae Miyamoto
Make Up: Mariko Honda
Assistant Director: Sôkoku Lee
Camera and Electrical Department: Sôhei Nakano
Special Effects: Malin Post , Motor/lieZ , Picture Element
Script Department: Ryoko Taguchi
Stunt Performer: Yûji Shimomura , Kensuke Sonomura , Kikuo Nôtomi
Seasons: Yuriko Kitada