The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Setona Mizushiro's boys love manga series The Cornered Mouse Dreams of Cheese has posted an illustration poster visual newly drawn by the manga author herself. The composition of the poster is based on that of the film's official poster featuring its two male protagonists. Check out the special poster and a message from the author after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Tomoko Yamashita's supernatural mystery manga The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window has posted a 30-second new teaser trailer featuring a fateful encounter between the two male protagonists: Rihito Hiyakawa (Masaki Okada) and Kosuke Mikado (Jun Shison). See how the story begin after the jump.
The official website for the forthcoming live-action film Keep Your Hands off Eizouken! announced today that it is finally set to be released in Japan on September 25, 2020. The Tsutomu Hanabusa (Kakegurui)-directed film was originally set for May 15, but has been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Check out the messages of joy from the three main cast members after the jump!
A 70-second full trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Cocomi's boys love manga Restart wa Tadaima no Ato de / Restart after Come Back Home is now streaming on YouTube. Starting with a kiss scene, the clip introduces the two protagonist boys' various intimate relationships, including taking a bath together. Watch the latest clip after the jump!
The official website for the forthcoming live-action film adaptation of Ken Wakui's Tokyo Revengers manga announced today that its release is postponed to a TBD future date in response to the situation in the country due to the spread of the COVID-19 infection. The film was originally set to be released in Japan on October 9, 2020. Hit the jump for more details.
Youkai Ningen Bela, a live-action spin-off film to the cult classic anime in the 1960s, Youkai Ningen Bem / Humanoid Monster Bem, is set to be released in Japan on September 11, 2020. As the title suggests, it focuses on one of the three protagonists, Bela, who is a high school girl in the film's story. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for BLOOD-CLUB DOLLS 2, the second part of the two-part "BLOOD-CLUB DOLLS" live-action film series inspired by the BLOOD-C anime created by Production I.G and Nanase Ohkawa (CLAMP), has announced that it is set to be released in Japan on July 11, 2020. Its first part was released in October 2018. Check out more information including a poster visual and a trailer after the jump.
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The official website for the live-action film adaptation of Yasuhisa Hara's historical adventure manga Kingdom announced today that its sequel is now in the works. Its first film released in April 2019 earned an impressive 5.73 billion yen from its domestic run, becoming the top-grossing live-action Japanese film of the year. Read a message from the manga author after the jump!
The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin announced on May 27 that the release date of the two films in Japan is delayed to next year's Golden Week holiday period (from the end of April to the beginning of May). Hit the jump for more details.