Eden of The East Movie I: The King of Eden

Alt title: Higashi no Eden - Movie I: The King of Eden

Movie (1 ep x 85 min)
2009
4.188 out of 5 from 10,926 votes
Rank #729

After saving Japan from a missile attack, Akira Takizawa erased his own memories and disappeared, leaving a simple message for Saki: he’ll be waiting in the place where this all started. Having searched for him for some time with the help of Kazuomi, Onee and the rest of the gang, Saki finally determines that Akira is in New York City and heads there to find him. However, the rest of the Selecaos are also looking for Akira, and not everyone is happy about his impending rise to become the King of Japan...

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pinkarray Jun 23, 2017
Score 4/10

Okay, why did this get a movie? I mean, I know the T.V. series ended badly and I probably wouldn't mind a little bit more or even a better ending to get a better conclusion, but was this really necessary? I don't think a way to conclude a series is by making a movie out of it when movies require conflict and this is exactly what this movie had. It was a sucky way to conclude a good-but-not-great... read more

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Rbastid Mar 24, 2017
Score 8/10

A showcase for the beauty of New York City comes disguised as the sequel to one of the better anime series of the last decade. Story - 8/10 After once again erasing his memories, Takizawa (Taki) returns to New York City and a place marked on his phone as “Home.” Back in Japan the Eden of the East crew searches frantically for him, worried that his last request from Juiz, to be made King of Japan... read more

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