The series aired on cartoon network from august 10, 2001 to september 25, 2004, for four seasons that span 52 episodes. Opening to samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 dvd duration. Sab shimono, dee bradley baker, genndy tartakovsky. Samurai jack tv series 20012017 the movie database. In ancient japan, a samurai warrior embarks on a mission to defeat the evil wizard aku.
Sep 15, 2017 fathom events and adult swim bring the emmy nominated series, samurai jack, to cinemas nationwide for a special premiere movie event featuring an interview with the creator on the beginnings of. Samurai jack debuted on cartoon network on august 10, 2001, with the threepart special the beginning. A remastered version of the film will is set to premiere in u. Genndy tartakovsky hotel transylvania is returning to the world of samurai jack. Samurai jack changed the game when it debuted on cartoon network in 2001, paving the way for experimental, auteurdriven animated series on a network mostly known for kiddie fare. When aku raises the bounty on jack, the best bounty hunters in the world gather to capture him. Sep 18, 2017 the acclaimed series began in 2001 with samurai jack. After more than a decade off the air, cartoon network decided to reboot the series. Samurai jack is not only funny, extremely cool, beautiful beyond belief and action packed, but its also the show that pushes saturday morning cartoons into a new and glorious era. The world has become a bleak place under the rule of aku, segregated into fantastic tribes and ruled by akus evil robot warlords. In a recent interview with collider, samurai jack creator genndy tartakovsky gave a little update on his long awaited liveaction film adaptation of the animated martial arts series. Samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 trailer vhs capture. Oct 12, 2017 samurai jack, which ended earlier this year, will be available on dvd and bluray on oct.
Directed by genndy tartakovsky, robert alvarez, randy myers. The premiere movie event remastered showtimes at an amc movie theater near you. When aku catches a cold and sneezes on jack, jack becomes infected with akus badness which begins to take over his entire body. Samurai jack is an american actionadventure animated television series created by genndy tartakovsky for cartoon network. Tartakovsky conceived samurai jack after finishing his work on his first cartoon network original series, dexters laboratory, which premiered in 1996. Here, the locals call the stranger, a sort of dirty harry kung fu loner, jack and assist him in his path homeward. Offering fans the ultimate samurai jack experience, the exclusive onenight cinema event will captivate audiences with special content filmed for this exclusive event and neverbeforeseen bonus material from the highly anticipated complete series box set prior to its release on october 17, alongside other special surprises 101117. Oct 11, 2017 changed the us film release date from tba to october 16, 2017. He was defeated and imprisoned by samurai jacks father, a noble and righteous man. Fathom events and adult swim bring the emmy nominated series, samurai jack, to cinemas nationwide for a special onenight event featuring the remastered premiere movie from season 1 and an exclusive interview with the creator genndy tartakovsky. The lack of the rom content isnt surprising, but why all of the videobased material didnt. Ed, edd n eddys big picture show is a 2009 canadianamerican animated comedy television film based on the animated series ed, edd n eddy, serving as the series finale.
Untitled samurai jack film samurai jack wiki fandom. Jack travels this foreign landscape in search of a time portal that can return him to his home time so he can. Known for his work on dexters laboratory and the powerpuff girls, tartakovsky in 2001 came up with a project that was very close to his heartthe painterly, actionoriented samurai jack. May 22, 2014 trailer for samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 captured from the scoobydoo and the reluctant werewolf 1988 vhs tape. Quintel, sam marin, and mark hamill reprising their respective roles from the series, while jason mantzoukas joined the cast the film premiered on august 14, 2015 at the downtown independent theater. The premiere movie, which will screen for one night.
Be the first to see the fully remastered emmy nominated premiere movie from acclaimed season 1, when samurai jack. Samurai jack the legend begins premiere promo 2001 youtube. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central. After years of intensive training, the prince receives a mystical sword imbued with his fathers righteous spirit as well as a samurai. Samurai jack the premiere movie phil lamarr actor, mako actor rated. Here, the locals call the stranger, a sort of dirty harry kung fu loner. Be the first to see the fully remastered premiere movie from season 1 of samurai jack, when samurai jack. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival. The premiere movie is a samurai jack tv movie made up from episode i. The premiere movie, which premiered in 2001, will be held on oct. It looks like we dont have a synopsis for this title yet. Premiere movie event hits movie theaters for an exclusive onenight event. With jeff bennett, grey griffin, phil lamarr, mako. Everything you need to know about samurai jack movie 2017.
Jack is approached by a cool samuraipunk who wants to battle with jack in order to prove that he is the best. If youre pumped for a samurai jack movie, tell us about it down in the. The premiere movie mar 07, 2006 if you havent discovered this yet, then you need to because cartoons are never usually this compelling, imaginative and beyond. Stay on top of the latest breaking film and tv news. Premiering on august 10, 2001 with a threepart madefortv movie called the premiere movie, the first episode has nine and half minutes of silence, without. Oct 19, 2015 now, i will come to around to bring out another dvd opening. The film features the voices of william salyers, j. Just click the edit page button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the synopsis submission guide. Genndy tartakovsky and his crew have done wonders making this series, visual. Created by celebrated animation director genndy tartakovsky, samurai jack follows a young samurai after he is sent to the future by the evil. Aug 26, 2003 samurai jack is not only funny, extremely cool, beautiful beyond belief and action packed, but its also the show that pushes saturday morning cartoons into a new and glorious era.
Jul 23, 2014 here is the opening to the 2001 vhs of samurai jack. Samurai jack was inspired by tartakovskys enjoyment of the kung fu televised drama starring david carradine as well as. You are able now to get acknowledged with a quick teaser for the new samurai jack upcoming episodes as well as with the new posters that are available now on the internet. Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more. Before completing his task, he is jettisoned thousands of years into the future. Here is the opening to the 2001 vhs of samurai jack. Coming your way will be the opening to the 2001 dvd of samurai jack the premiere movie. Premiere movie event hits movie theaters nationwide for an exclusive onenight event. Before completing his task, he is jettisoned thousands of years into the. The premiere movie event can be purchased online by visiting. Samurai jack, which ended earlier this year, will be available on dvd and bluray on oct.
Its interesting to see what the hold up is, apparently the people that are trying to bring it to the big screen cant seem to figure out how to adapt it for what it is. The beginning aku, an evil shapeshifting demon, devastates a young princes land in medieval japan, and his parents send him into exile. With the determination to defeat the wizard and undo his destruction, jack sets off on a daring journey to return to the past and defeat aku once and for all. Samurai jack is an american animated television series created by animator genndy tartakovsky. Suddenly, he discovers he is in a world where aku now enjoys complete power over every living thing. The graphically inventive feature that introduced the cartoon network series owes as much to the cartoons of upa and chuck jones as it does. Aug 10, 2001 directed by genndy tartakovsky, robert alvarez, randy myers. Samurai jack creator explains jacks tragic ending, addresses. Samurai jack the premiere movie by turner home ent. The acclaimed series began in 2001 with samurai jack. The premiere movie dvd release from 2001 essentially the first three episodes of the series, plus episode xi that included behind the sword 10. You should buy this dvd and tune into samurai jack on cartoon network.
In addition to the remastered episodes, fans will get to hear directly from the creator genndy tartakovsky on the beginnings of samurai jack. The premiere movie tv is a film directed by genndy tartakovsky. This is a show from cartoon network, that doesnt rely on silly cartoon noises or exadurated expressions. Warner brothers cartoon network loudly and proudly debuted its new show and continues to air new episodes, and i wouldnt be surprised if most of samurai. For a complete list of theater locations, visit the fathom events website theaters and participants are subject to change. Fathom events and adult swim bring the emmy nominated series, samurai jack, to cinemas nationwide for a special premiere movie event featuring an interview with the creator on the beginnings of. Opening to samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 dvd youtube. The show originally aired on cartoon network between 2001 and 2004. His skills honed, the warrior attempts a return to his home, but winds up in a future time landscape. Cartoon and premiered on cartoon network on november 8, 2009. New line began development on a feature film waaaay back in 02, but the project.
Samurai jack reboot finally gets a premiere date on adult swim. Oct 16, 2017 fathom events and adult swim bring the emmy nominated series, samurai jack, to cinemas nationwide for a special onenight event featuring the remastered premiere movie from season 1 and an exclusive interview with the creator genndy tartakovsky. Following the story of a samurai voiced by phil lamarr who is flung forward in time against an evil overlord, samurai jack the post all of samurai jack is now available to stream for free on adult swim. The movie is a 2015 american animated film based on animated series, regular show. Having finished his tour of the old world, the prince, now grown up, heads to a. There were also some rumors that the director is about to shoot the entire feature film as the immediate continuation of the story left many years ago unattended. Aku was a shapeshifting monster who was out to rule and dominate the world. The original series ran on cartoon network from 2001 2004 for a total of four seasons. Premiere movie event hits movie theatres for only one night. If you like action movies, animae, or both, you are sure to find samurai jack to your liking. The film was directed by series creator danny antonucci, who cowrote the film with jono howard, mike kubat, rachel connor, and stacy warnick. He is to be trained as a samurai warrior and return to fight the evil shapesifter, aku, who has wreaked havoc throughout the village. The premiere movie tv movie 2001 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Suddenly, he discovers he is in a world where aku now enjoys complete power. The premiere received high praise and four award nominations, 26 27 and was released as a standalone vhs and dvd on march 19, 2002. He is to be trained as a samurai warrior and return to fight the evil shapesifter, aku, who has. Be the first to see the fully remastered premiere movie from acclaimed season 1, when samurai jack. Trailer for samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 captured from the scoobydoo and the reluctant werewolf 1988 vhs tape. Created by celebrated animation director genndy tartakovsky, samurai jack follows a young samurai after he is sent to the future by the evil wizard, aku. Ego trip 1999, samurai jack 2001, evil con carne 2003, ultimate avengers ii 2006, ultimate avengers 2006. Made by genndy tartakovsky, this animated series tells the story of a great warrior displaced to the distant future by the evil shapeshifting wizard aku. It aired on august 10, 2001 which marked the official debut of the series. Trailer for samurai jack the premiere movie 2001 captured from the scooby doo and the reluctant werewolf 1988 vhs tape. The premiere movie, which will screen for one night only courtesy of fathom events. In 2001, since the beginning of the tv series, rumors for a featurelength film based on the samurai jack series started immediately. The premiere movie tells the story about the origin of the title character, and how he turns from a prince into a powerful samurai and the arch rival of the evil aku. This is an awesome and extremely entertaining show.686 1168 1071 307 1121 523 1115 1446 1153 1090 364 222 1118 64 585 1216 435 411 190 731 312 468 108 1375 735 717 1139 1437 171 561 1155 1357