Naruto the Movie: Road to Ninja
Naruto the Movie: Road to Ninja (劇場版 NARUTO-ナルト- ロード・トゥ・ニンジャ Gekijōban Naruto: Rōdo tu Ninja?) is the ninth overall Naruto film and sixth Naruto Shippūden film. It will be released in theaters in Japan on July 28, 2012. Series creator Masashi Kishimoto is responsible for both the film’s script and character designs. The film is set in an alternate timeline of the Naruto universe in which Naruto never lost his parents and the masked villain, Tobi, carries out his plan to rule the world by shrouding it in illusions.