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    Wednesday October 14, 2020
  • High School Athletes Meet Sengoku Warlords in Gunjou Senki Live-action Film Teaser Trailer

    Katsuyuki Motohiro (PSYCHO-PASS)-directed timeslip film will open on March 12, 2021

    The official website for Brave -Gunjou Senki-, the forthcoming live-action film adaptation of Masaki Kasahara's battle action manga Gunjou Senki, has posted a teaser visual featuring Mackenyu (Pacific Rim: Uprising) as the protagonist Aoi Nishino, as well as a 30-second teaser trailer. See the encounter between high school athletes and the warlords in the Sengoku period after the jump!

  • Monday October 12, 2020
  • The Promised Neverland Live-Action Film Posts Full Trailer Introducing Theme Song by ZUTOMAYO

    Minami Hamabe (Emma): "When I first heard the song, I felt like I had a clear view of the world of the live-action film."

    The official website for the forthcoming live-action film adaptation of Kaiu Shirai (story) and Posuka Demizu (art)'s dark fantasy shonen manga The Promised Neverland has posted a 90-second full trailer featuring its theme song "Tadashiku Narenai" (I can't be right) performed by a Japanese rock group Zutto Mayonaka de Iinoni. / ZUTOMATYO. See how the main cast members portray their characters after the jump!

  • Friday October 2, 2020
  • Beautiful Dreamer Live-action Film Trailer is Littered with Homages to 1984 Anime Film

    Katsuyiki Motohiro (Psycho-Pass)-directed film will open in Japan on November 6

    A mysterious live-action film titled Beautiful Dreamer, which is inspired by or connected to the internationally acclaimed director Mamoru Oshii (Mobile Police Patlabor, Ghost in The Shell)'s 1984 anime film Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer, has been in the works. Its full trailer revealed today is obviously littered with homages to the anime film. Check it out after the jump!

  • Monday September 14, 2020
  • The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window Live-Action Film Gets New Release Date

    Advance tickets already purchased can also be used for screenings on the new schedule

    After the delay caused by the COVID-19, the official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Tomoko Yamashita's supernatural mystery manga The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window announced today that it is newly set to be released in Japan on January 22, 2021. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 31, 2020
  • The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window Live-Action Film Pushed Back to 2021 due to COVID-19

    The three main cast members also announce the news on the Twitter video

    The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Tomoko Yamashita's supernatural mystery manga Sankakumado no Sotogawa wa Yoru / The Night Beyond the Tricornered Window announced today that its release in Japan will be postponed to 2021 in light of the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The film was originally set to be released on October 30, 2020. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Friday August 28, 2020
  • Kakegurui Live-action Film Sequel in The Works for 2021 Release

    All of the main cast members are confirmed to return

    The official website for the live-action adaptation project based on Homura Kawamoto (story) and Toru Naomura (art)'s gambling themed manga Kakegurui announced today that Kakegurui: The Movie Part 2 (tentative title), a sequel to the first live-action film Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler released in March 2019, is now in the works for a release in 2021. Hit the jump for more information.

  • Monday August 24, 2020
  • LOVE STAGE!! Live-Action BL Film's Full Trailer Confirms October 2 Release

    The first volume of the manga's "perfect edition" will be also available one day before the film's release

    The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Eiki Eiki and Taishi Zaou's boys love manga LOVE STAGE!! has started streaming a 90-second full trailer to announce its new release date of October 2, 2020. The film was originally set for June 5 but has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Check out the clip featuring the theme song by BREAKERZ after the jump!

     

  • Wednesday August 12, 2020
  • Live-Action Film Beautiful Dreamer based on Mamoru Oshii's Original Story Set for November 2020

    Katsuyiki Motohiro (Bayside Shakedown, Psycho-Pass) serves as director

    Beautiful Dreamer, a live-action film based on the internationally acclaimed anime director Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in The Shell)'s original story, is set to be released in Japan on November 6, 2020. It is the first film from the newly-launched experimental film label "Cinema Lab," whose concept is "Director Absolutism." Hit the jump for more details.