The Japanese poster and 47-second teaser trailer which includes some new scenes for the long-awaited 3D action film 47 Ronin were shown to the Japanese media. The film starring Keanu Reeves as a swordsman named Kai hits Japanese theaters on December 6, 19 days earlier than the US release. Hit the jump for more.
Following the infamous green flames poster for the Hollywood remake of 47 Ronin, and following the delay of the film from this Thanksgiving to next year, Jeff Sneider from Variety tweeted a photo of a new character portrait poster for the film. Check it out after the jump.
Atticus Ross, producer/programmer for four Nine Inch Nails albums, and partner with the band's Trent Reznor on the soundtracks of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and Oscar-winning The Social Network, has signed on to score the new Hollywood adaptation of the classic samurai revenge story 47 Ronin. More after the jump.
It's a phrase that strikes fear in the heart of foreign film fans: "Hollywood remake." But never fear, photos of the upcoming 47 Ronin have been released, showing leading men Jin Akanishi and... Keanu Reeves? Whoa. Head past the jump to get an early look at Hollywood's take on the famous 47 disgraced warriors!
Here's something for us all to chew on like an extra large grip of Big League Chew. The Hollywood Reporter posted a new piece of hearsay about Albert Hughes's take on Katsuhiro Otomo's Akira, which has already come under fire for its "whitewashing" selection of potential actors. Well, the latest talk involves the possibility of Keanu Reeves in the role of Kaneda.