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    Friday September 18, 2020
  • Minari Director Lee Isaac Chung to Direct Live-Action Your Name Adaptation for Hollywood

    Lee Isaac Chung replaces the previously reported Marc Webb

    Hot off the heels of winning audiences and critics over at Sundance with his latest film Minari, The Hollywood Reporter revealed today that Lee Isaac Chung's next film will be the Hollywood adaptation of Makoto Shinkai's massive anime hit Your Name. More information after the jump!

  • Monday December 2, 2019
  • Japan Box Office: French Live-Action City Hunter Film Debuts at #8 with Modest 48 Million Yen

    "Gundam Reconguista in G" 1st compilation film ranks No.1 in the mini theater ranking

    Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon (Nicky Larson and the Cupid's Perfume), Philippe Lacheau-directed live-action film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter action comedy manga, was released in 102 theaters across Japan on November 29, 2019, then ranked eighth in its opening weekend box office ranking. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday October 7, 2019
  • Japanese Dubbed Trailer for French Live-Action City Hunter Film Now Streamed

    Akira Kamiya: "The director's love for the original manga is real."

    The official Japanese website for Philippe Lacheau-directed live-action film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter action comedy manga has posted a 70-second new trailer to introduce its Japanese dub cast including Koichi Yamadera as Nicky Larson/Ryo Saeba and Miyuki Sawashiro as Laura Marconi/Kaori Makimura. Check out their voices after the jump!

  • Thursday September 19, 2019
  • Koichi Yamadera Voices Ryo Saeba in French Live-Action City Hunter Film's Japanese Dub

    Akira Kamiya turned down the offer, but will make guest voice appearance along with Kazue Ikura

    Japanese dub cast members were announced on the official Japanese website for Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon, Philippe Lacheau-directed live-action film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter action comedy manga, which include Koichi Yamadera as Nicky Larson/Ryo Saeba and Miyuki Sawashiro as Laura Marconi/Kaori Makimura. Hit the jump for more information.

  • Friday August 16, 2019
  • French Live-Action City Hunter Film to be Released in Japan in November 2019

    The 92-minute adaptation attracted 1.6 million audience in France

    With a teaser poster visual and a 30-second teaser trailer, it is announced today that Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon (Nicky Larson and the Cupid's Perfume), Philippe Lacheau-directed live-action film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter action comedy manga, is set to be released in Japan in November 2019. Hit the jump for more information.

  • Monday May 20, 2019
  • 10 Live Action Adaptations of Anime You Might Not Know About

    Anime is constantly being adapted into live action for the big and small screens, and here's some you might not know of!

    There are more live action adaptations of anime than you might think that expands or gives a whole new view to the world set forth in the anime versions. Hit the jump to see how many of your favorite anime have come to life!

  • Friday April 20, 2018
  • "DOLMEN X" Live-Action Film Releases Full Trailer for World Premiere in Okinawa Today

    Jun Shison (Ressha Sentai ToQger)-starring idol comedy film will open on June 15

    The 10th Okinawa International Movie Festival holds a world premiere screening of the live-action feature film adaptation of Yuna Takagi's comedy manga DOLMEN X today at 13:30 (JST). Also today, the film's official website starts streaming a 90-second full trailer with newly-added footage for the film, including the scenes set 15 years after the TV drama. Watch the clip after the jump!

  • Monday February 12, 2018
  • Yuna Takagi's "Dol:Men X" Alien Idol Manga Gets Live-Action Drama and Film in 2018

    Four-episode drama will premiere on March 10, then the film will follow

    Nihon TV opens an official page for the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of Yuna Takagi's comedy manga Dol:Men X today on February 13. 22-year-old Jun Shison, best known as Right/ToQ 1gou in Toei's 38th Super Sentai series Ressha Sentai ToQger (2014-2015), is set to star as the leader of the alien idol group. Hit the jump for more details.