Innocent Lilies: The End and The Beginning, sequel to the hit J-drama, to debut this summer.
The film, about a team of students at the White Witch Academy and their enemies the Black Witches, is directed by tokusatsu veteran Koichi Sakamoto, and written by popular anime screenwriter Reiko Yoshida. The film was unofficially announced last year when news broke of a gas leak on set.
From the film’s website:
From the studio, Toei, and the channel, TV-Asahi that brought you the Kamen Rider and Super Sentai series comes a new tokusatsu heroine movie called Innocent Lilies: The End and The Beginning.
It will be written by Reiko Yoshida, writer of the hit anime shows K-On and Girls und Panzer. The man behind Red×Pink, which fuses girl’s action with eroticism, Koichi Sakamoto, trusted by many tokusatsu fans, will direct the movie.
Who will change the world? The White Witches or the Black Witches?
Those girls will descend once again.
They will endure pain and overcome sadness!
The cast includes many popular stars and idols, including some who should be familiar to fans of Sakamoto and tokusatsu.
- Moga Mogami (Ultraman Ginga S), Nemu Yumemi, Mirin Furukawa, Eimi Naruse, Ayane Fujisaki, Risa Aizawa
- Rina Koike (Kamen Rider Kiva, Ultraman Ginga S)
- Mao Ichimichi (Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger)
- Miyuki Torii
- Fuuka Nishihira
- Nina Endo
- Shou Tomita
- Ibuki Tsuji
- Rin Honoka
- Usa Sakurano
- Kasumi Yamaya
- Haruka Tomatsu
- Shuusuke Saitou
The movie will premiere June 13, 2015.
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