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2nd Fate/stay night Heaven's Feel Film Opens in U.S. on March 14 (Updated)

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L.A. premiere on February 23 precedes wider release

Aniplex of America announced on Monday that it will debut Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel II. lost butterfly, the second film in the Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel anime film trilogy, at the Regal L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on February 23. The film will screen at 11:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. local time. Fathom Events will then open the film nationwide on March 14.

The film opened in Japan on January 12.

The first film, Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel I. presage flower, opened at #1 at the Japanese box office by both attendance and box office earnings in October 2017. The film sold a total of 980,000 tickets to earn 1.5 billion yen (about US$13.5 million).

The film held its United States premiere at The Theater At Ace Hotel in Los Angeles in November 2017. More theaters began screening the film through mid-December 2017. The film screened in Canada on January 14, 2018. The English dub of the first film debuted in theaters in the United States on June 5 and June 7. Aniplex of America released the film on Blu-ray Disc on November 20.

The third film, Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel III. spring song, will open in Japan in spring 2020.

Tomonori Sudou (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works, Fate/Zero animation director) is directing the films, and ufotable is animating the work. Yuki Kajiura (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works theme song composer, Fate/Zero music and theme song composer) is composing the music. Takahiro Miura is providing the storyboards. Aimer performed the first film's theme song.

"Heaven's Feel" is a route from the original Fate/stay night visual novel. A manga adaptation of the route launched in May 2015.

The television anime adaptation of Fate/stay night's 'Unlimited Blade Works' route premiered in October 2014. The initial Fate/stay night anime premiered in 2005.

Source: Press Release

Update: Tickets for the February 23 screenings go on sale on January 17 at 11:00 a.m. PST, and tickets for the nationwide release will go on sale January 25 through a venue to be announced later.


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