New Toei Manga Matsuri Omnibus Anime Film's Trailer Previews Butt Detective
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Toei began streaming the second trailer on Monday for the revival of its Toei Manga Matsuri omnibus film series. The trailer previews the Oshiri Tantei (Butt Detective) anime titled Eiga Oshiri Tantei: Curry Naru Jiken. The video also features Hikari Ōta, one member of the comedy duo Bakushō Mondai, who will play Arupachi.
The series' first new omnibus film in 29 years will open on April 26.
Toei screened the Toei Manga Matsuri film series from 1969 through 1990 during long break periods such as the summer or winter break to advertise its properties for children. The films did not only feature anime, but also live-action properties and other genres. The omnibus films have screened anime shorts such as Mazinger Z Vs. Devilman, as well as shorts for Dr. Slump, Kinnikuman, and Captain Tsubasa. The film series has also screened Captain Harlock: Mystery of the Arcadia, the first Dragon Ball film (Dragon Ball Movie 1: Curse of the Blood Rubies), and even screened Disney films such as 101 Dalmatians and Snow White.
The anime showcased during the April 2019 screening will be Oshiri Tantei (Butt Detective), Bakutsuri Bar Hunter, Uchi no 3 Shimai, and the cardboard-animated series Recyclezu (pictured below). The title of the Bakutsuri Bar Hunter work is Eiga Bakutsuri Bar Hunter: Nazo no Barcode Triangle! Bakutsure! Kami Kaigyo Poseidon, and the title of the Uchi no 3 Shimai work is Eiga Uchi no 3 Shimai.
The television anime adaptation of Troll's Oshiri Tantei (Butt Detective) children's books has a regular program on NHK Educational TV that premiered on December 1. The first three-episode series of the television anime premiered on NHK E Tele from May 3-5, and a new series of seven episodes premiered on July 14.
The Bakutsuri Bar Hunter anime premiered in Japan on October 2, and a manga launched in Monthly Coro Coro Comics in April.