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Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl Heads to North American Theaters

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Fans of the hit Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai TV anime—based on the best-selling light novels by Hajime Kamoshida—have something big to look forward to next month. Aniplex of America and Funimation are teaming up to bring the feature anime film Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl to theaters throughout the United States and Canada for a two-night event this October, with advance tickets going on sale September 6.

Over 200 theaters are getting in on the showings, which are scheduled to take place on October 2 and 3 in the U.S. and on October 4 and 5 in Canada. In the meantime, check out the official website for more and watch the trailer below.


In Fujisawa, where the skies are bright and the seas glisten, Sakuta Azusagawa is in his second year of high school. His blissful days with his girlfriend and upperclassman, Mai Sakurajima, are interrupted with the appearance of his first crush, Shoko Makinohara. For reasons unknown, he encounters two Shokos: one in middle school and another who has become an adult.

As Sakuta finds himself helplessly living with Shoko, the adult Shoko leads him around by the nose, causing a huge rift in his relationship with Mai.

In the midst of all of this, he discovers that the middle school Shoko is suffering from a grave illness and his scar begins to throb…