After collapsing in the street bloodied and battered, You Satou has no recollection of what happened to him – the only thing he remembers is going to the supermarket to buy a bento lunchbox. After having bizarre encounters the entire following day including a stern warning to stay away from the store, You returns that night to buy dinner. But when he spies the shelf of half-priced bento and reaches out for one, the penniless teen finds himself thrust into a world where the rush to get a good deal becomes an epic battle in which only the strongest survive…
(Sub) Deluxe Western and Japanese Food Assortment 2910kcal and Piping Hot Porridge Bento 340kcal
(Sub) a Warm, Gentle Flavor I Remember from Long Ago at My Grandmother's House. A Japanese Dish Easy On Both Mind and Body.
Just like there is junk food, there is also junk anime, and Ben Tou is a fine example.
Animated by David Production, a minor studio which always has rather good production values in its works but never produced anything significant (examples include Ristorante Paradiso, The Book of Bantorra, Level E). I guess you can never make something good out of anything related to that piece of shit Studio... read more
LETS GET IT! LETS GET IT! LETS GET IT LETS GET IT LETS GO! Story: It's about people fighting over discounted Bentos. That's it. That's the entire premise of this Serious Business show, and it works. While the plot is mainly non-existant apart from some token boss battle arcs, it works as a comedy over any dramatic moments it may toss to the viewer. The fights are fast and exciting, with fists flying... read more
|Ben-To Picture Drama||DVD Special||2011|
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