Search - Spiral: Shooting Fallen Stars on DVD


Spiral: Shooting Fallen Stars
Spiral Shooting Fallen Stars
Actors: Masumi Asano, Caitlin Glass, Daniel Katsuk, Kenichi Suzumura, Greg Ayres
Director: Shingo Kaneko
Genres: Television, Mystery & Suspense, Anime & Manga, Animation
UR     2005     1hr 40min


     
6

Larger Image

Movie Details

Actors: Masumi Asano, Caitlin Glass, Daniel Katsuk, Kenichi Suzumura, Greg Ayres
Director: Shingo Kaneko
Creators: Chinatsu Houjou, Katsuhiko Koide, Kyou Shirodaira, Mitsuyasu Sakai, Tetsuo Tanaka
Genres: Television, Mystery & Suspense, Anime & Manga, Animation
Sub-Genres: Television, Mystery & Suspense, Anime & Manga, Animation
Studio: Funimation Prod
Format: DVD - Color - Animated
DVD Release Date: 03/01/2005
Original Release Date: 01/01/2005
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2005
Release Year: 2005
Run Time: 1hr 40min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Languages: English, Japanese

Similar Movies

Spiral Vol 2 Disarming Fate
Director: Shingo Kaneko
8
   UR   2005   1hr 40min
Spiral Vol 4 Sharpening Wit
Director: Shingo Kaneko
5
   UR   2005   1hr 40min
Spiral Vol 5
Director: Shingo Kaneko
7
   UR   2005   1hr 40min
Spiral - Notes of Truth Vol 6
Director: Shingo Kaneko
3
   UR   2005   1hr 40min
Spiral What are the Blade Children
Director: Shingo Kaneko
   UR   2004   2hr 5min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Soul Hunter - Game of Kings
Vol. 4
Director: Christine Rebet
6
   UR   2002   1hr 40min
   
The Last Airbender
Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
   PG   2010   1hr 43min
   
Soul Hunter - The One That Got Away
Vol. 6
5
   UR   2002   2hr 5min
   
Soul Hunter - All the Queen's Men
Vol. 2
2
   UR   2002   1hr 40min
   
The Departed
Full Screen Edition
Director: Martin Scorsese
   R   2007   2hr 31min
   
Memoirs of a Geisha
Widescreen Two-Disc Special Edition
Director: Rob Marshall
   PG-13   2006   2hr 25min
   
Be Kind Rewind
Director: Michel Gondry
   PG-13   2008   1hr 42min
   
Soul Hunter - Spoils of War
Vol. 3
5
   UR   2002   1hr 40min
   
 

Movie Reviews

Almost good and yet...
Mirage | New York | 07/17/2005
(3 out of 5 stars)

"I am not a big fan of mystery movies, anime, shows, or anything. But overall, Spiral is not so bad.

A boy by the name of Ayumu Narumi is searching for his long lost brother, who's location is unknown. He all of a sudden finds himself being involved in the Mystery of the "Blade Children" who were originally investigated by his older brother.
They also know nothing of the current state and location of Kiyotaka Narumi.

This is a story of great mystery and suspense. Everyone seems to be hunting after the same thing, and yet no one knows which.

My title does not say "almost good and yet" for nothing, because some things in this story are simply ridiculous which mostly include a girl named Hiyono. Now if you have seen Fruits Basket, she could be compared to Tohru, but ten times worse.
She squeals, she yells, she annoys, basically she's a nuisance. If you like that, that's fine by me, but if you'd rather save yourself the pain and headache, I'd say skip this anime and buy something else.

The plot itself is interesting, but once again, some characters are just not to my liking. And the fact that everyonr calls Ayumu "Little Narumi" only because they are all familiar with his older brother, is just plain annoying.

If you like mystery, this anime might appeal to you, if not, don't waste your time.

Thanks,

mirage."
This Spiral dvd is even better then volumes 1 and 2!!
bratzluva | KY~ | 08/01/2005
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I loved this dvd, it's the best out of 1,2,and 3 of Spiral. The conclusion to Ayumu's showdown with Rio made me so happy, I was laughing, and I was so proud of Hiyono. I mean usually the lead female character gets kidnapped and the main character has to save her. Which happened, but Hiyono returned the favor!! The Outtakes weren't as funny as before, probably because of the nerdy laugh track inserted after each voice actor messed up. Which wasn't a very bright idea for whoever inserted it, because with more soft spoken characters like Eyes Rutherford, you couldn't hear him because the laughter track was too loud. The voice acting got even better, all the voices fit the characters except for poor Kanone, he has this terrible voice with a horrible accent. Anyway, I loved the little romance in the episodes and there was even more comedy and a little less drama, thankfully. Over all Spiral is an incredible anime that every anime fan should see."