Death Note II to Have Limited U.S. Theatrical Run


An October two-night event

VIZ Pictures has announced that it will again team with NCM Fathom, the entertainment division of National CineMedia, to present a special two-night, multi-city screening of Death Note II: The Last Name at nearly 400 theatres across the United States on October 15th and 16th at 7:30pm local time.

Advance ticket online purchase opens exclusively to Shonen Jump Newsletter Subscribers on August 29th and then to the general public on September 5th.

VIZ Pictures previously teamed with NCM Fathom to present the first Death Note live-action theatre event earlier this year.

The screening will feature an exclusive behind-the-scenes look about the creation of this live-action event, an in-depth interview with Death Note director Shusuke Kaneko, and a unique profile of the cast. For a complete list of theater locations, prices and ticket information, please visit (theaters are subject to change).

Additional information about Death Note II: The Last Name, trailers and background on the manga and animated series are available at

Source: VIZ Pictures