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- Movie: Library Wars
- Romaji: Toshokan Senso
- Japanese: 図書館戦争
- Director: Shinsuke Sato
- Writer: Hiro Arikawa (light novel), Akiko Nogi
- Producer: Kazuya Hamana, Tamako Tsujimoto
- Cinematographer: Taro Kawazu
- Release Date: April 27, 2013
- Runtime: 128 min.
- Genre: Action / Romance / Comedy
- Distributor: Toho
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
Set in the year 2019 in Japan. In order to crack down on free expression, a new law is passed, which allows for the government to create an armed force to find and destroy objectionable printed material. Meanwhile, to oppose this oppressive crackdown, the Library Defense is created. The Library Defense, including instructor Atsushi Dojo (Junichi Okada) and Iku Kasahara (Nana Eikura), work to protect the libraries. A fierce battle then ensues between these two groups.
- Based on the light novel "Toshokan Senso" by Hiro Arikawa (published February, 2006 by MediaWorks, Inc.).
- Filming begins October, 2012.
- Related titles:
- Library War | Toshokan Senso Kakumei no Tsubasa (2012)
- Library Wars | Toshokan Senso (2013)
- Library Wars: Book Of Memories | Toshokan Senso Book Of Memories (TBS / 2015)
- Library Wars: The Last Mission | Toshokan Senso-The Last Mission- (2015)
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