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Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul

Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul

A continuation of the epic adventure of plucky Riko and Reg who are joined by their new friend Nanachi. Together they descend into the Abyss’ treacherous fifth layer, the Sea of Corpses, and encounter the mysterious Bondrewd, a legendary White Whistle whose shadow looms over Nanachi’s troubled past. Bondrewd is ingratiatingly hospitable, but the brave adventurers know things are not always as they seem in the enigmatic Abyss.

Thursday, April 16 (Japanese with English subtitles)
Doors 6:00 pm | Movie 6:30 pm *Start time subject to change.
Advance tickets $14 HERE | $16 at the door

Saturday, April 18 (English dub)
Doors 1:30 pm | Movie 2:00 pm *Start time subject to change.
Advance tickets $14 HERE | $16 at the door

*Minors permitted in the balcony. (Please note this film is rated 18A.) Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
*Sorry, Rio Theatre Groupons and passes n/a for this screening.

MADE IN ABYSS: DAWN OF THE DEEP SOUL “Fukaki Tamashî no Reimei” (Masayuki Kojima, 2020 / 105 mins / 18A) ‘Dawn of the Deep Soul’ continues the epic adventures of young explorers Riko and Reg, who are joined by their new friend Nanachi as they descend into the Abyss’ treacherous fifth layer, the Sea of Corpses. There they encounter the mysterious Bondrewd, a legendary White Whistle whose shadow looms over Nanachi’s troubled past. Although Bondrewd is ingratiatingly hospitable and the trio soon becomes fast friends with his gregarious daughter, Prushka, the brave adventurers know things are not always as they seem in the enigmatic Abyss…

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