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This is the Boskone 52 Video Schedule and information. The Boskone 53 Video Schedule will be posted here in 2016.



Friday, 2:00 PM (free to public)



In 1860s Britain, a boy inventor finds himself caught in the middle of a deadly conflict over a revolutionary advance in steam power.

Friday, 4:00 PM


Kiki's Delivery Service

A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community difficult while she supports herself by running an air courier service.

Friday, 6:00 PM


Summer Wars

A student tries to fix a problem he accidentally caused in OZ, a digital world, while pretending to be the fiancé of his friend at her grandmother's 90th birthday.

Friday, 8:00 PM


Bodacious Space Pirates

Marika, a high school girl, has been living a normal life in a distant galaxy many years into the future. But this changes when she is told that her recently deceased father was captain of a pirate ship and only a direct descendant may inherit the title of captain of the pirate space ship. (4 episodes)

Friday, 10:00 PM


Dirty Pair (Original OAV)

In the 22nd century mankind may be technologically advanced, but there are still some problems that can only be fixed by a couple of women who don't back down from a fight! These are the adventures of Kei and Yuri, two official Trouble Consultants for the World Welfare Works Association, who use their brains, brawn, and looks to solve any problem. They call themselves the ''Lovely Angels,'' but because their solutions often result in chaos and mass destruction, the rest of the universe has dubbed them the ''Dirty Pair''! (4 episodes)

Friday, 12:00 AM


Ice Pirates

In the far future water is the most valuable substance. Two space pirates are captured, sold to a princess, and recruited to help her find her father who disappeared when he found information dangerous to the rulers. A real Space Opera with sword fights, explosions, fighting robots, monsters, bar fights and time warps.


Saturday, 9:00 AM


SDF Macross

In the next century, a reconfiguring ship (think "Transformer" with a pilot) called Macross carries fifty thousand refugees within its hold as it returns to Earth pursued by giant humanoid warriors. (4 episodes)

Saturday, 11:00 AM


Invasion of the Astro Monster

Aliens from Planet X request the use of Godzilla and Rodan to fight off King Ghidorah, but have a better use for the three monsters.

Saturday, 12:45 PM


Princess Mononoke

On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime.

Saturday, 3:00 PM



A 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening. (complete series)

Saturday, 6:00 PM


Guardians of the Galaxy

A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe.

Saturday, 8:00 PM


Martian Successor Nadesico

Some unknown presence is attacking Earth with dangerous robots and the only thing that can save the day is the crew of the Nadesico: a powerful spaceship. (4 episodes)

Saturday, 10:00 PM



A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.

Saturday, 12:00 AM


Plan 9 from Outer Space

Aliens resurrect dead humans as zombies and vampires to stop humanity from creating the Solaranite (a sort of sun-driven bomb).


Sunday, 9:00 AM


Classic Cartoons

Sunday, 10:00 AM


The Secret World of Arrietty

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. Life changes for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered.

Sunday, 12:00 PM


Serial Experiments Lain

Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired". (4 episodes)

Sunday, 2:00 PM


"I Remember the Future" Viewing and Discussion

During a visit from his estranged daughter, an elderly science-fiction writer struggles with his fading mind and the visions he thinks he is receiving from the future. The film will be followed by a discussion with Michael A. Burstein, author of the Nebula-nominated short story that served as the basis for the award-winning film. 2014, NR; starring Tiffany Lyndall-Knight (from Battlestar Galactica) and Reg Gorman. 30-minute viewing followed by a discussion with the author, Michael Burstein.