After the five-day countdown on Twitter, the official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Tite Kubo's Bleach action manga today finally posted a 70-second full trailer introducing its five main cast and theme song "Mosquito Bite" performed by four-member Japanese rock band [ALEXANDROS]. Watch the action-packed new clip after the jump!
As expected by fans, the official website for the upcoming Gintama live-action film sequel confirmed today that Masaki Suda (25) and Kanna Hashimoto (19) are reprising their well-received roles as Shinpachi Shimura and Kagura, respectively. See the latest character visuals of the three members of Yorozuya including Shun Oguri (35) as Gintoki Sakata after the jump!
Nisekoi fans are in for a treat this December, as this week's edition of Weekly Shonen Jumpp has announced a live-aqction adaptation of Naoshi Komi's Nisekoi romantic comedy manga. Hit the jump for the confirmation.
It is confirmed today that 44-year-old singer/actor GACKT and 23-year-old actress Fumi Nikaidou are set to star in a live-action film adaptation of Mineo Maya (Patarillo!)'s comedy manga in the 1980s, Tonde Saitama, which is scheduled to be released in 2019. 30 years after its original publication, the manga's reprint edition has become a surprising hit in Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
Two months after its start on February 10, the official Twitter for the upcoming Gintama live-action film sequel reported today on April 7 that all the filming was wrapped up, with a photo of a white-kimono character carrying his Touyako wooden sword at his waist. The caption says, "...Of course, this man, too." See the latest photo from the set after the jump.
Following the initial announcement one month ago, the official website and Twitter for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of TOBI's school comedy manga Omaera Zenin Mendokusai! (You are all annoying!) opened today, announcing its main cast including 28-year-old popular voice actor Kensho Ono (Tetsuya Kuroko in Kuroko's Basketball) as the protagonist Kunihiko Kunitachi. Check out more information after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Jun Mayuzuki's love story manga Koi wa Ameagari no Youni (Love is Like After the Rain) has released a 30-second second teaser trailer introducing its theme song "Front Memory" performed by high school gospel singer Emiko Suzuki. Check out more scenes form the film after the jump.
Details of the upcoming Gintama live-action film sequel has been kept secret since its announcement in November 2017. Director Yuichi Fukuda reported on Twitter yesterday that the shooting will be wrapped up within two days, with his photo along with a woman dressed like Maetel from Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 sci-fi fantasy series. Is she a guest character of the film, or is it just a joke? See it for yourself after the jump.
Following the highly praised anime film adaptation by Sunao Katabuchi, a new live-action serial TV drama based on Fumiyo Kouno's award-winning manga Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni/In This Corner of the World is planned for this summer. The news was announced in this year's latest 7th issue of Futabasha's Manga Action released today in Japan. Hit the jump for more details.