Following the teaser released in late August, the official site for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yomi Hirasaka's popular light novel series Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai, Haganai for short, posted a full trailer today. Check the live-action version of the Haganai characters after the jump!
It is officially announced today that the live-action film adaptation of Takatoshi Nakamura's high school soccer-themed sport manga 1/11 is in the works. The manga has been serialized in Shueisha's Jump Square magazine since May 2010. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today that the second live-action adaptation film of Mari Yamazaki's popular manga Thermae Romae will open in Japan on April 26, 2014, and the first poster visual for the sequel is also revealed. Hit the jump for the latest visual.
Following the first visual released in July, the new official poster for the upcoming live-action adaptation film of Yana Toboso's popular manga series Black Butler is posted online today. The poster will be displayed in Japanese theaters from November 16. Check the new poster after the jump.
It is officially announced today that the live-action adaptation film of Yana Toboso's popular manga series Black Butler will be released in Japan on January 18, 2014. And the poster visual for the film is revealed to the Japanese media. Check the poster after the jump!
Three new photos from Takashi Shimizu's live-action film Kiki's Delivery Service are revealed to the Japanese media today. It is also announced that Kiki's mother Kokiri is played by Rie Miyazawa and her father Okino is by Michitaka Tsutsui. Check the newest photos from the set after the jump.
It is confirmed today that a live-action adaptation film of Shotaro Ishinomori's classic manga 009-1 will be released in Japan on September 7th as his 75th birthday anniversary project. The female cyborg protagonist Miléne Hoffman is played by Mayuko Iwasa (SHINOBIDO, Space Police). Check the trailer after the jump!
As we have reported, Ju-On and The Grudge director Takashi Shimizu is now shooting the upcoming live-action adaptation film of Eiko Kadono's children novel Kiki's Delivery Service in Shodoshima, a small island of the Seto Inland Sea of Japan. The set in the island was shown to the press on June 7th. Check the photos from the shoot after the jump!
As we reported, it has been rumored that Ju-On and The Grudge director Takashi Shimizu is on board for a live-action adaptation of Kiki's Delivery Service. The rumor is confirmed as true today! Shimizu's first non-horror film based on Eiko Kadono's original novel series (not Studio Ghibli's anime film) is scheduled to be released in Japan in Spring 2014. Hit the jump for more details.
During the talk between Mamoru Oshii (Mobile Police Patlabor, Ghost in the Shell) and Toshio Suzuki (Studio Ghibli producer) live-streaming on Nico Nico Namahousou last night, Suzuki asked Oshii about the rumor that Oshii was recently working on the live-action adaptation film of Patlabor. Hit the jump for more details.