Four-member Japanese rock band ONE OK ROCK has posted a full promotional video for "Mighty Long Fall," the theme song for the upcoming live-action film Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Taika-hen (Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno), the first episode of the two-part Kyoto arc. Check the PV after the jump.
Nikkatsu has posted a 100-second full trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Santa Inoue's Tokyo Tribe 2 manga, which opens in Japan on August 30. It calls the film as "the world's first battle rap musical." Check the clip introducing the battle and many ridiculous violence after the jump.
Shochiku has posted a 4-minute special promotional video for Hot Road, the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Taku Tsumugi's popular shoujo manga in the mid-1980s. The director of the film Takahiro Miki supervises the PV featuring the theme song "OH MY LITTLE GIRL" by the late Yutaka Ozaki. Check the clip after the jump.
It is officially revealed to Japanese media today that 18-year-old actress Nana Komatsu is playing Miho Azuki, the main heroine of the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the popular manga Bakuman., alongside 25-year-old Takeru Sato as Mashiro and 21-year-old Ryunosuke Kamiki as Akito. More details after the jump.
Cinema Today has posted a five-minute digest video for the upcoming film Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Taika-hen (Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno), the first part of the final installment of the Takeru Sato-starring Rurouni Kenshin live-action film series. Check the video after the jump.
A full trailer for the fourth chapter of The Next Generation -Patlabor- live-action film series, which contains the sixth episode "Daikaiju Arawaru - Kouhen" (Giant monster rises - The second part) directed by Mamoru Oshii himself and seventh episode "Time Dokan." Check the trailer after the jump.
A two-minute full trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Koji Aihara's zombie apocalypse manga Z featuring the protagonist high school girl Rinko Toda fighting with her naginata sword is now online. Check it after the jump. (WARNING! Some scenes include blood and violence)
The official site for the highly anticipated upcoming live-action film adaptation of Monkey Punch's nationally popular manga series Lupin the Third today posted a new 90-second trailer featuring the newly-written main theme by Tomoyasu Hotei, "TRICK ATTACK -Theme of Lupin The Third-." Check the tune after the jump!
Following Shigeru Chiba who has been playing his character Shigeo Shiba, two more original anime voice cast, Miina Tominaga (Noa Izumi) and Toshio Furukawa (Asuma Shinohara) will make voice appearances in the upcoming fifth episode of the on-going The Next Generation -Patlabor- live-action film series. Hit the jump for more information.
As reported, internationally popular English-Irish pop boy band One Direction provides their "Happily" for the upcoming live-action film Suki-tte Ii na yo/Say, "I Love You." as the theme song. The three-minute special trailer featuring the song fully is now online. Check the collaboration video after the jump.
To promote the currently showing chapter 2 which consists of the episode 2 and 3, the official YouTube channel of The Next Generation -Patlabor- live-action films has posted two clips from the episodes featuring comedy and parody elements of the series. Check the clips after the jump.