It seems TOHO theatres will be riding the blue jacket hype train, as they will be airing special cinema screenings of previous Lupin works!
The dates run up until October this year and each bunch of showings will be categorised by character. Mine Fujiko kicks things off this month, with the below dates revealed as part of her run:
- Ep 1 of The Woman Called Fujiko Mine
- Ep 16 of the Red Jacket series
- Ep 9 of the Green Jacket series
- Ep 110 of the Red Jacket series
- Ep 119 of the Red Jacket series
- Ep 149 of the Red Jacket series
- Ep 11 of The Woman Called Fujiko Mine
- Ep 12 of The Woman Called Fujiko Mine
- Ep 13 of The Woman Called Fujiko Mine
- TV Special - Fujiko's Unlucky Days / The Columbus Files
Each screening begins at 22:00 and ticket prices are 1,200 yen ($10 / €10 / £7) per person. Be sure to book in advance to avoid disappointment!
Further months of screenings are also planned, with Ishikawa Goemon / Inspector Zenigata special episodes in June, Daisuke Jigen’s Gravestone (and other episodes) in August and a Lupin III special in October. We will post more information on the specifics of these showings as they become available.