On the official site for the twenty-fourth film in the Detective Conan franchise, titled Meitantei Conan: Hiiro no Dangan (Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet) it was announced that the premiere has been scheduled in theaters in Japan for April 16, 2021 .
This film was scheduled to premiere on April 17, however, due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on production, the decision was made to delay it indefinitely. The video also reveals the planning of a special project entitled "RELOAD PROJECT", which is described as "the grouping of the 23 films produced to date in a total of 12 bullets". More details about this project will be revealed soon.
The most recent film in the franchise, Meitantei Conan: Konjō no Fist (Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire) opened in theaters in Japan on April 12, grossing a total of 1,866,292,700 yen (about $ 16.85 million). ) on a total of 1,458,263 tickets sold in its first three days alone. As of August 25 this year, the collection reached a total of 9,182,702,500 yen (about 83.6 million dollars).
- Tomoka Nagaoka is directing the film.
- Takeharu Sakurai is in charge of writing the scripts.
- Katsuo Ono return to compose the soundtrack.
Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet Synopsis
The film will focus on the FBI agent, Shuichi Akai; his younger brother and professional shogi player, Shukichi Haneda; his younger sister and high school student, Masumi Sera; his mother Mary Sera; and Conan Edogawa himself. In history, Japan is holding the “World Sports Games” in Tokyo. The “Japanese Bullet”, the first ultra-fast linear train built with the latest Japanese technology and timed to coincide with the WSG opening ceremony; is scheduled to go from Shin Nagoya Station to Tokyo Station at a speed of almost 1000 kilometers per hour. However, a strange incident occurs during a party held within the three, which quickly turns into a high-ranking kidnapping. executives. Conan deduces that this may be related to a similar event that occurred fifteen years ago.
Source: Comic Natalie
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