Same Look, But Better!
Check out our new and improved VIZ Pictures website! With the number of our movies increasing to over 25 titles, we have decided to organize and get some spring cleaning done. Now with better sorted categories, it’s easier to browse through our catalog of films.
June 15th, 2010
Summer is here and we are on a steady roll of DVD releases. Thanks to all our fans that have supported us through our pioneering years!
20th Century Boys 3: Redemption now in stores!
The disc we’ve been all waiting for. “WHO IS FRIEND!” will be all revealed in this final chapter with a twist in the ending that is deifferent from the original Manga version written by Naoki Kurosawa. Nonetheless, Mr. Urasawa helped wrote the movie scripts, so this is also an author approved ending! Peel off the mask! Find out!
Katsura Funakoshi: Whispering Gaze
As the final volume of the 6-DVD set of the NEW PEOPLE ARTIST SERIES, Katsura Funakoshi brings on the dedicatation and critical eye of a “high artist”. How does he breath life into his acclaimed bust statues? The gaze of a meloncholic woman. The process is all captured in this documentary film. DVD is coming soon on 6/15!
June 1st, 2010
VIZ Pictures is proud to present a new addition to the NEW PEOPLE ARTIST SERIES Cynic in the Playground: Makoto Aida! Enjoy tapping into this genius’ creative process and outrageous ideas that come to be. Members of VIZ Pictures had the honor to meet and dine with Mr. Aida, while he was visiting San Francisco last summer during his stay as he was completing his giant mural ath the Yerba Buena Art Center downtown.
Stay tuned for the last artist of the NEW PEOPLE ARTIST SERIES!
May 4th, 2010
137 minutes of retro futuristic entertainment spectacular! Inspired by mystery novelist Rampo Edogawa’s book series Kaijin 20 Mensou, K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces is VIZ Pictures’ newest DVD with Hollywood-type action galore. Set in 1949, a Japan that didn’t experience World War II has a strong ruling nobility system. The ongoing battle between Detective Kogoro Akechi and K-20 has now involved Heikichi Endo, a circus acrobat that was at the wrong place at the wrong time! Now Heikichi must fight to clear his name. Unmask the fiend with twenty faces!
April 10th, 2010