Today is the released of the very anticipated film in the Naruto franchise, The Last -Naruto the Movie-, in Japan, but for international fans a small preview of the film has been released. This small scene was recently aired on Japanese television and showcases one of the of the leadup moments to the film’s climax, and of course some interaction between Naruto and Hinata. Naruto creator Masashi Kishimoto will have a large role in the film’s production, overseeing the plot and new original character designs for the movie. The film itself will be the 10th overall movie in Naruto and is part of a new greater project in celebration of the 15th anniversary of the franchise. The project itself is the Naruto Shin Jidai Kaimaku Project (Naruto’s New Era Opening Project) and includes a Naruto Exhibition that will open in Japan early next year.
The Last -Naruto the Movie- is currently out in Japanese theatres. A limited Australian release of the film will release in January 2015.
Three additional commercials have also released for the film. Here is the first commercial that released:
And a special Opening from the latest episodes of Naruto Shippuden:
Here is the synopsis of the film from MAL:
The moon is beginning to fall, and at the rate it’s going, it is doomed to fall on the Earth. The countdown for the survival of the planet begins. Among the havoc, Hinata’s younger sister Hanabi is captured by the mysterious enemy, Toneri Ootsutsuki. Naruto must overcome great danger on a mission to save Hanabi and the world along with Hinata, Sai, Shikamaru, and Sakura is their final story. “The final story is a first love.”