Lupin the IIIrd: Daisuke Jigen's Gravestone (LUPIN THE IIIRD 次元大介の墓標 Jigen Daisuke no Bohyō) is a two-part film released in 2014 as a "continuation spin-off" of The Woman Called Fujiko Mine.
Original Japanese cast:
- Kanichi Kurita as Arsène Lupin III
- Kiyoshi Kobayashi as Daisuke Jigen
- Akio Hirose as Yael Okuzaki
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Fujiko Mine
- Marika Minase as Queen Marta
- Kōichi Yamadera as Inspector Koichi Zenigata
- Kanji Obana as Howard Locke Wood
English dub cast:
- Keith Silverstein as Arsène Lupin III
- Dan Woren as Daisuke Jigen
- Jamieson Price as Yael Okuzaki
- Cristina Vee as Fujiko Mine
- Erica Lindbeck as Queen Marta
- Richard Epcar as Inspector Koichi Zenigata
- Kirk Thornton as Howard Locke Wood
In March 2014, it was announced that The Woman Called Fujiko Mine's animation director and character designer, Takeshi Koike, was directing an animated film that serves as a "continuation spin-off" to the TV series. Yu Kiyozono also returned to produce the film. Koike's fellow Redline creators Katsuhito Ishii and James Shimoji served as advisor and music composer respectively. The film was split into two parts and had a limited screening at the Shinjuku Wald 9 theater from June 21–27, 2014. It was released on DVD and Blu-ray on November 28, 2014, with an art book included in the limited edition. The 30-track soundtrack to the movie was released on December 10, 2014. On December 21, 2014, Discotek Media announced their acquisition of the North American distribution rights to the film, which will be retitled Lupin the Third: Jigen's Gravestone for the American market. Their upcoming Blu-ray/DVD release of the film will include the company's first original English dub, which is being produced in cooperation with Bang Zoom! Entertainment.
- ↑ "Lupin the IIIrd: Daisuke Jigen's Gravestone Anime Film's 1st Screenshots Revealed". Anime News Network. April 10, 2014. Retrieved April 10, 2014.
- ↑ Beveridge, Chris (September 21, 2014). "Kadokawa Adds New ‘Lupin the 3rd: Daisuke Jigen’s Gravestone’ Anime DVD/BD Release Spot". The Fandom Post. Retrieved October 8, 2014.
- ↑ "LUPIN THE IIIRD 次元大介の墓標 オリジナルサウンドトラック Soundtrack". Nippon Columbia. Retrieved December 7, 2014.
- ↑ "Discotek Adds Lupin III: Jigen's Gravestone, Yowapeda, Go Nagai World, Toei's Little Mermaid, Iria". Anime News Network. Retrieved December 22, 2014.