Saturday, April 22, 2023

"Shin Kamen Rider" Movie

"Shin Kamen Rider" , the new superhero feature, written and directed by Hideaki Anno, based on the original TV series by Shotaro Ishinomori, will present a special North American screening, May 31, 2023:

"....intellectual 'Takeshi Hongo' is kidnapped by a cult known as 'SHOCKER' ('The Sustainable Happiness Organization with Computational Knowledge Embedded Remodeling') and transformed into the mutant cyborg, 'Batta Augment-01'. 

"After Hongo’s escape from SHOCKER, SHOCKER sends one of its mutants, 'Kumo Augment-01' after Hongo and his ally, 'Ruriko Midorikawa'. 

"Ruriko is captured by Kumo Augment-01 but is saved by 'Takeshi' who transforms into his cyborg form. At a hideout, Ruriko’s father, 'Dr. Hiroshi Midorikaw'a reverts Hongo back to his civilian form with 'prana life' energy. 

"Unfortunately, Hiroshi is murdered by Kumo Augment-01 who kidnaps his daughter as well. Takeshi defeats Kumo Augment-01 with his cyborg capabilities and is dubbed 'Kamen Rider'..."

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