Sailor Moon R- THE MOVIE Coming to Theaters!

Big news about everyone's favorite Guardian of Love and Justice!

By Charlene Ingram November 14, 2016

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Hot off the presses and announced at Friday night’s Moonlight Party, Sailor Moon’s first film, the fan favorite Sailor Moon R- THE MOVIE, is coming to theaters nationwide this winter! While it’s still really early and there’s lots of news to come, we wanted to share the excitement about the HD remaster of this beloved classic.

Be sure to check this site as well as the official Sailor Moon and VIZ Media Twitter accounts for all the latest updates about when tickets go on sale and where it will be shown.

Don’t know about Sailor Moon R- THE MOVIE? Here’s a little rundown.

Sailor Moon comes to the big screen in her first dazzling movie! Uncut and for the first time in theaters, join Sailor Moon on an adventure to save not only the world, but also her true love! This limited engagement also includes the North American debut of the original theatrical short, Make Up! Sailor Guardians and exclusive extras. A special bonus gift will be given to ticket holders while supplies last.

Sailor Moon R- THE MOVIE synopsis:

Long before Mamoru found his destiny with Usagi, he gave a single rose in thanks to a lonely boy who helped him recover from the crash that claimed his parents. This long-forgotten friend, Fiore, has been searching the galaxy for a flower worthy of that sweet gesture long ago. The mysterious flower he finds is beautiful, but has a dark side- it has the power to take over planets. To make matters worse, the strange plant is tied to an ominous new asteroid near Earth! Faced with an enemy blooming out of control, It’s up to Sailor Moon and the Sailor Guardians to band together, stop the impending destruction and save Mamoru!

Make Up! Sailor Guardians synopsis:

Usagi and Chibi-Usa are at the cafe when they overhear two girls debating which of the Sailor Guardians is the best. Will Usagi’s alter-ego, Sailor Moon, end up being their favorite?


We also announced the cast for the villain of the film, Fiore! Let’s welcome Ben Diskin in this iconic role!


Look for more news and updates soon, and see everything Sailor Moon in the VIZ Sailor Moon section!