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Evangerion shin gekijôban: Jo (2007)

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The fate of the world is threatened by seemingly monstrous entities known as Angels. NERV is an organisation set up to counter this threat and it is up to young pilots to protect Earth but exactly what are the real motives behind NERV?

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Megumi Ogata ...
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Yuriko Yamaguchi ...
Ritsuko Akagi (voice)
Akira Ishida ...
Kaworu Nagisa (voice)
Fumihiko Tachiki ...
Gendô Ikari (voice)
Motomu Kiyokawa ...
Kozo Fuyutsuki (voice)
Miki Nagasawa ...
Maya Ibuki (voice)
Takehito Koyasu ...
Shigeru Aoba (voice)
Hiro Yuuki ...
Makoto Hyuga (voice) (as Hiro Yuki)
Tomokazu Seki ...
Toji Suzuhara (voice)
Tetsuya Iwanaga ...
Kensuke Aida (voice)
Junko Iwao ...
Hikari Horaki (voice)
Mugihito ...
Kiel Lorenz (voice)
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The fate of the world is threatened by seemingly monstrous entities known as Angels. NERV is an organisation set up to counter this threat and it is up to young pilots to protect Earth but exactly what are the real motives behind NERV?

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Rated PG-13 for action violence and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Neon Gensis: Evangelion 1.01 You Are (Not) Alone  »

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$4,505 (USA) (17 July 2009)

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$23,401 (USA) (4 September 2009)
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Production began in Autumn of 2002 with Hideaki Anno spending six months on per-production work. The film went on hold while Anno directed other projects. See more »

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This is one of my all time favorite movies!
3 January 2015 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

I've heard of the anime legend Evangelion through the years but never checked it out, until about two years ago. Toonami aired the movies and i just happened to be wide awake and decided to give it a shot even though i absolutely HATE the mecha genre and boy am i glad i did, Neon Genesis has become one of my top three favorites of any anime movie. Also note i've never seen the 1995 TV series or the movies that came out shortly after that, i started this show from the newly remade movies and could understand everything perfectly and follow the story flawlessly. Now its not just the story line that makes this show so amazing, its a flawless combination of the absolutely stunning animation and the amazing music and sound effects. I can honestly say i think its the most amazing animated show i've ever seen. This movie also has so much emotion, and attachment to all of the characters in such a short amount of time. Its really so amazing, this movie gives you goose bumps and runs shivers down your spine at times. I've seen 1.11 & 2.22, at the time of writing this 3.33 is only subbed so i haven't seen it and 4.0 is said to air sometime this year, 2015 but no air date has been set. If your a fan of post apocalypse or mecha genres then this is the god of your genre, if you absolutely hate mecha i'm almost positive you'll love this just like i did, everything is just so amazing. This is a much watch for any anime fan of any age! You wont regret it.

5/5 Perfection! I don't give many things a perfect score but this blew me away in every aspect, the animation, the music, the story line everything is just so great. And when i call this one of my favorite movies, i mean the entire remake movies as a series not specifically just the first one i loved the second one just as much as the first and i have a very strong feeling i'm going to love the last two just as much as the first two. Go watch this movie!!


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