Cowboy Bebop: The Movie
In 2001, the critically acclaimed film Cowboy Bebop: The Movie was released, and has been a legend with cult followers ever since. Based on the 1998 series, Cowboy Bebop, the movie takes place between episodes 22 and 23 of the show. It was originally titled Cowboy Bebop: Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door for the Western market, but was later changed because of a song by Bob Dylan with the same name.
The year is 2071. Location – Mars. A deadly tanker truck explosion caused by terrorists in the capital city spreads a deadly virus that injures or kills more than 300 people. The Mars government announces a bounty of 300 million woolong for the capture of the responsible party. This lucrative reward catches the attention of a group of struggling bounty hunters, Spike Spiegel, Jet Black, Faye Valentine, Edwards Wong, and Ein, their dog, traveling on Jet’s spaceship Bebop.
Watch your favorite characters from the show take on the case in Cowboy Bebop: The Movie