Viz Media is getting things in order to release the next Naruto: Shippuden movie, the fifth from this part of the franchise and eighth overall, with Blood Prison now scheduled for a February 18th, 2014 release. The title is getting a Blu-ray and DVD release priced at $24.98 and $19.98 respectively. The feature originally was released in Japan in theaters back in July of 2011 and had a box office total of just a hair over $9 million. It was directed by Masahiko Murata and written by Akira Higashiyama.
Plot summary: After his capture for attempted assassination of the Raikage, leader of Kumogakure, as well as killing Jōnin from Kirigakure and Iwagakure, Naruto is imprisoned in Hōzukijou: A criminal containment facility known as the Blood Prison. Mui, the castle master, uses the ultimate imprisonment technique to steal power from the prisoners, which is when Naruto notices his life has been targeted. Thus begins the battle to uncover the truth behind the mysterious murders and prove Naruto’s innocence.