February 2020 Releases


In February 2020, ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ (Hindi, 2020) is subtitled in Japanese and released nationwide. DVDs of ‘Sir’ and ‘Warrior Savitri’ is being released on 02/05.

[February Release]

Spacebox distributes Salman Khan starring ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ (Hindi, 2015) nationwide.

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo


▼Trailer (Subtitled in Japanese)

In 2019, Salman Khan starring ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ was released in Japan, it was acclaimed by both critics and fans. And in 2020, Salman returns to screens with the same year’s hit ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’. The film was once screened at Indian Film Festival Japan 2016 and gained massive popularity from Japanese fans.

Japanese title: プレーム兄貴、王になる
Director & Story:Sooraj R Barjatya
Cast:Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Anupam Kher, Deepak Dobriyal

Music:Himesh Reshammiya
Subtitles: Japanese

©️Rajshri Productions ©️Fox Star Studios

Release Date:2020/2/21(Fri)

Official Web Site


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Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi

Kangana Ranaut starring period drama ‘Manikarnika’ released in Japan at limited theatres in the new year’s holiday and gained a good response from the audience.


Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi(Hindi, 2019)
Japanese title: マニカルニカ  ジャーンシーの女王

Released date: 2020/1/3
Directors: Radha Krishna Jagarlamudi
Writers: Vijayendra Prasad
Cast: Kangana Ranaut, Rimi Sen, Danny Denzongpa, Atul Kulkarni 
Music: Shakar-Ehsaan-Roy
Subtitles: Japanese
Distributor: Twin
©️Esselvisionproduction (p) (LTD)

Official web site: http://manikarnika-movie.com/

Manikarnika: Theatres in Japan: https://theaters.jp/2534

Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota

A story of a boy who learns martial arts from VHS videotapes of Hong Kong movies. ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota’ shows respect to a legend of kung-fu actor, Bruce Lee is one of the best known martial art actor in Japan. Following his best-known film, ‘Enter the Dragon’, this ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota’ got a Japanese translated title, which was inspired by the legend’s film.


Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota (Hindi, 2018)
Japanese title: 燃えよスーリヤ!!

Released date: 2019/12/27
Director: Vasan Bala
Stars: Abhimanyu Dasani, Radhika Madan, Mahesh Manjrekar, Gurshan Devaiah
Subtitles: Japanese

©️2019 RSVP, a division of Unilazer Ventures Private Limited

Official web site: http://moeyo-surya.jp

Theatres in Japan: https://theaters.jp/1975



A blind pianist ‘witnessed’ a murder, and the famous actor’s wife chases him. An excellent thriller of director Sriram Raghavan opened in Japan in November 2019. Got excellent critical responses, and form the audience.

Andhadhun(Hindi, 2018)
Japanese title: 盲目のメロディ インド式殺人狂想曲
Director: Sriram Raghavan
Casts: Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu, Radhika Apte
Subtitles: Japanese

©️Viacom 18 Motion Pictures ©️Eros international all rights reserved

Official web site: m-melody.jp

Theaters: http://m-melody.jp/info/theater

DVD Releases



Sir (Hindi, Marathi, English, 2018)
Japanese title: あなたの名前を呼べたなら

Theatrical release in Japan: 2019/8/2
DVD release in Japan: 2020/2/5
Director: Rohena Gera
Cast: Tillotama Shome, Vivek Gomber,
Language: Hindi, Marathi, English
Subtitle: Japanese
Production countries: India, France
Distributor: Albatros
©️2017 Inkpot Films Private Limited,India

A widowed servant who works for a prosperous young man and calls him as ‘Sir’. She has a dream to become a tailer and asks him a small favour. As he is emotionally involved with her, class boundaries devides them.
A winner of GANS Gan Foundation Support for Distribution at Cannes 2018,  was highly appreciated among critics and fans in Japan.

▼Distributor’s website

▼Buy from Amazon.co.jp
あなたの名前を呼べたなら [DVD]

Waarrior Savitri


Waarrior Savitri (Hindi, 2016)
Japanese title:  ラクシュミー女神転聖

No theatrical release
DVD release date in Japan:2020/2/5
Distributor: Amazing D.C.
©️Dr Bob Productions ©️Zahara Productions

▼Distributor’s website

▼Buy from Amazon.co.jp
ラクシュミー 女神転聖 [DVD]

Savitri was born and raised in Rajasthan. She learns martial arts from a monk for self-defense. Years later, in Los Angels, she falls in love with an Indian man Satya. An adaptation of ‘Savitry and Satyavan’ from Mahabarata. Times of India reports that this film received backlash for its depiction of the Hindu goddess (Savitri) as a modern woman and the director was threats from religious fundamentalists.


Waarrior Savitri’ stirs up controversy (Times of India Jan 28, 2017)

Gully Boy

Gully BoyGully Boy (Hindi/ 2019)
Japanese title: ガリーボーイ

Theatrical release in Japan: 2019/10/18
DVD release in Japan: 2020/2/19
Director: Zoya Akhtar
Cast: Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Kalki Koechlin
Language: Hindi,
Subtitle: Japanese
Production countries: India
Distributor: Twin
©️Excel Entertainment and Tiger Baby

▼Buy from Amazon.co.jp
ガリーボーイ [DVD]

ガリーボーイ [Blu-ray]

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