|Japanese title:||名探偵コナン 業火の向日葵 |
(Meitantei Konan Gōka no Himawari)
|Original airdate:||April 18, 2015|
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A certain world-famous painting was to be auctioned at an auctionhouse in New York frequented by the rich. The piece of art was one of van Gogh's 'Sunflowers', a masterpiece thought to be destroyed in Japan. Jirokichi Suzuki fights off all bidders by putting forward $300 million to buy it, stating that he intends to collect all seven of the 'Sunflowers' paintings that are scattered around the world. It will be given its greatest exhibition ever in the Japanese museum 'Lake Rock', which boasts iron-clad security, he announces live on worldwide news being watched by Conan and Ran. He has collected seven specialists known as the 'Seven Samurai' to protect the Sunflowers, but just as they are about to appear, Kaitou Kid suddenly shows up! He declares war, stating that he will steal the painting no matter what, before vanishing. Why would Kid make such a statement when he usually only goes after Big Jewels? And just as everyone starts to panic, a high-school detective appears on the scene, having heard rumors of Kid's appearance: Shinichi Kudo. Then, the 'White Shadow' launches an aerial assault on the passenger plane carrying the 'Sunflowers' to Japan...The curtain opens on an art mystery that blends truth and lies, focused upon a peerless treasure...