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    Sunday November 11, 2018
  • Gintama Star Shun Oguri Makes Hollywood Debut In Godzilla Vs. Kong

    "To fit in with the universe as an actor, I will try to enjoy it to the fullest."

    It is confirmed today that 35-year-old Japanese actor Shun Oguri will make his Hollywood film debut in Godzilla vs. Kong, the forthcoming fourth installment in Legendary's MonsterVerse franchise. He has been starring as the protagonist Gintoki Sakata in the two commercially successful live-action film adaptations of Hideaki Sorachi's sci-fi comedy manga series Gintama in Japan. Read his comments after the jump.

  • Monday May 21, 2018
  • More Cast Returns to Wreak Havoc in "Gintama 2" Live-Action Film

    Masami Nagasawa and Masaki Okada kick off a new round of announcements that will continue until May 26, 2018

    Actors Masami Nagasawa and Masaki Okada have been confirmed to reprise their roles as Tae Shimura and Kotaro Katsura, respectively, in Gintama 2, an upcoming live-ation film based on the science fiction / historical samurai / gag manga by Hideaki Sorachi about an Edo era Japan overrun by alien visitors. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday February 1, 2018
  • "Gintama 2" Live-Action Film Hits Japanese Theaters on August 17, 2018

    Director / screenwriter Yuichi Fukuda and star Shun Oguri return for more Edo era science fiction / gag mayhem

    The 2017 live-action Gintama film turned out to be a surprising commercial success, and now new details have been released concerning the sequel, tentatively titled Gintama 2. Hit the jump to hope for a cameo by the Neo Armstrong Cyclone Jet Armstrong Cannon.

  • Friday July 14, 2017
  • "Gintama" Live-Action Film Releases New Behind-the-Scenes Clips Introducing Kiheitai, Elizabeth, and More!

    Shun Oguri (Gintoki Sakata)-starring film hits Japanese theaters today

    The highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama finally opens today in Japan! To promote the film more, its official website has added two new behind-the-scenes clips introducing the members of Kiheitai, Kotaro Katsura, Tae Shimura, Gengai Hiraga, Elizabeth, and more cast members!

  • Thursday July 13, 2017
  • "Gintama" Live-Action Film 3rd Behind-the-Scenes Clip Features Shinsengumi Members

    Shun Oguri (Gintoki Sakata) also posted a video message to the fans

    Following the first two featuring the Yorozuya members and the three childhood friends, the official website for the highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama today posted a third behind-the-scenes clip featuring the three main members of Shinsengumi: Isao Kondo), Toushiro Hijikata, and Toushiro Hijikata. Check out how the filming went.

  • Sunday July 9, 2017
  • "Gintama" Manga Author Wishes Live-Action Film to Beat "Pirates of the Caribbean"

    Shun Oguri-starring film hits Japanese theaters this Friday

    On the same day with the theatrical release of the live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama in Japan on July 14, Shueisha's "Movie Gintama Silver Memories Visual Book" will be also available at stores. The publisher has revealed a part of the manga author's message to the fans to be included in the book. Check out what he says after the jump!

  • Saturday July 8, 2017
  • "Gintama" Live-Action Film Adds Five New Clips Introducing Three Childhood Friends, Elizabeth, and More!

    Main cast and staff will join a live-streaming program on Twitter on the release day

    As the theatrical release in Japan approaches, the official website for the highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama has added five new clips, introducing the three childhood friends (Gintoki Sakata, Kotarou Katsura and Shinsuke Takasugi) with their behind-the-scenes footage, Elizabeth, a summer festival, and more!

  • Monday July 3, 2017
  • Yorozuya Members Having Fun in "Gintama" Live-Action Film Behind-the-Scenes Clip

    MAiDiGiTV has posted a five-part video report of the film's Japan premiere event

    To promote the upcoming release on July 14 more, the official website for the highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama today started posting behind-the-scenes clips from the filming, and its first one shows how the three members of Yorozuya had fun at the sets in Kyoto. Watch the clip after the jump!

  • Saturday June 24, 2017
  • "Gintama" Live-Action Film Releases Main Character PVs for July 14 Release

    Official Twitter is now accepting questions to the cast and the director Fukuda

    Three Japanese news site, Mantan Web, Movie Natalie and Cinema Today, have peosted short PVs to introduce the main characters from the highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama on their official YouTube channel. Watch the latest character PVs after the jump!

  • Wednesday June 14, 2017
  • Learn More About "Gintama" Live-Action Film with Special Clips

    Shun Oguri-starring film hits Japanese theaters July 14

    In addition to a 30-second third trailer and a 60-second TV ad, the official website for the highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's action comedy manga Gintama today posted a 60-second special clip to introduce the three members of Yorozuya: Gintoki Sakata (Shun Oguri), Shinpachi Shimura (Masaki Suda), and Kagura (Kannna Hashimoto). Watch the three new clips after the jump!

  • Friday October 14, 2016
  • Satoshi Tsumabuki Confirmed as Skinhead Frog Man in "Museum" Live-Action Film

    Keishi Otomo (Rurouni Kenshin)-directed film hits Japanese theaters November 12

    35-year-old Satoshi Tsumabuki was playing serial killer Frog Man in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ryosuke Tomoe's psycho thriller manga Museum, revealed at the Japan premiere event held at Roppongi Hills Arena in Tokyo yesterday. Check the newest trailer introducing him for the first time after the jump.

  • Wednesday September 14, 2016
  • Shun Oguri Faces Serial Killer Frog Man in "Museum" Full Trailer

    Keishi Otomo (Rurouni Kenshin)-directed film hits theaters November 12

    Following the 40-second teaser in June, Warner Entertainment Japan today released a 90-second full trailer and main poster visual for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ryosuke Tomoe's psycho thriller manga Museum. The new tagline is "You expect the worst climax." Check the newest clip after the jump.

  • Saturday January 2, 2016
  • VIDEO: "Nobunaga Concerto" Film Wishes Viewers a Happy New Year

    Live-action adaptation of manga by Ayumi Ishii hits Japanese theaters on January 23, 2016

    The upcoming theatrical film version of Nobunaga Concerto, based on the manga of the same name by Ayumi Ishii, has released a TV spot that wishes its audience a happy New Year. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday September 1, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Nobunaga Concerto: The Movie" Teaser Trailer

    Time-slip historical fiction film based on manga by Ayumi Ishii hits Japanese theaters on January 23, 2016

    The official teaser trailer for Nobunaga Concerto: The Movie, a movie in which a high school student accidentally time travels to the Sengoku Period and becomes Japan's most famous historical warlord, is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.