One Piece Film: Strong World (2009)


One Piece: Strong World is the tenth One Piece movie (made for the tenth anniversary of the show). It was directed by Munehisa Sakai and written by creator Eiichiro Oda.

The Straw Hat Pirates meet the evil pirate Shiki. When Nami can warn him about an oncoming storm nobody else sees, he decides that he has to have her as a navigator. So he kidnaps her and leaves the rest of the crew stranded on a few floating islands that boast the weirdest – and most aggressive – wildlife.

I have never watched or read One Piece before, and I have to say that this movie did not make me want to watch it. It was perfectly fine, even though a little ridiculous, and I had no problems following it, though I knew nothing about the show*, but it just didn’t float my boat.

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