If you’ve been curious about the new anime movie Belle coming to theaters in America on January 14, the first scene in the film, which introduces the virtual world of U, is available to watch now.
The scene shows the English dub, so you can hear the first song in English if you’re still on the fence about whether you want to see an under- or dubbed version of the movie. F
From what I’ve seen so far, this is an anime where both cast sound good, so I’m not sure you can go wrong with both versions. The animation looks great as this opening scene shows the large selection of avatars, or AS, that users can design.
Suzu is a shy, everyday high school student living in a village. For years, she has only been a shadow of herself. But as she steps into “U”, a massive virtual world, she escapes into her online persona as Belle, a beautiful and globally loved singer. One day, her concert is interrupted by a monstrous creature being chased by vigilantes. As their hunt escalates, Suzu embarks on an emotional and epic quest to reveal the identity of this mysterious “animal” and to discover his true self in a world where you can be anyone.