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Creator / DR Movie

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DR Movie is a Seoul based South Korean animation studio (offices also exist in Los Angeles, California and Tokyo, Japannote ). First established in November of 1990 and the studio mainly specializes in 2D animation, Ink & Paint and other tasks for Anime and North American animation. With their clients having since included the likes of Studio Ghibli, GONZO, Studio Pierrot, Sunrise, TMS Entertainment, AIC, A-1 Pictures, P. A. Works, MAPPA, Sony, HBO, Hasbro, Marvel (and by extension, Disney) and Warner Bros.. They've been under the ownership of Japanese company and long-standing partner Madhouse since 2001.

See also MOI Animation, a sister company to DR and AKOM, JM Animation, Dong Woo Animation, Sunwoo Entertainment, Saerom and Hanho Heung-Up, other South Korean animation studios (JM and Dong Woo having also worked on Anime). A near-complete list of their Anime work can be found on Anime News Network.

Non-Japanese projects DR Movie worked on include:

Anime worked on by DR Movie include:

For Madhouse

For other companies

Tropes associated with DR Movie:

  • Animation Bump
  • Animesque: Kaijudo, Flowering Heart, The Batman, Spawn, Avatar, Redakai, High Guardian Spice, Marvel Rising, Masters of the Universe: Revelation, Seis Manos, and several of their films for DC, among others. Helps that they've worked on plenty of anime. And are co-owned by Madhouse and TMS.
  • Medium Blending
  • Off-Model: Due to working on several Anime and Western projects, more often than not at the same time.