Supporting cast announced for movie “Katte ni Furuetero” starring Mayu Matsuoka. Now cast for the film are Daichi Watanabe from rock band ‘Kuroneko Chelsea,’ Takumi Kitamura from pop/rock band ‘Dish,’Anna Ishibashi, Kanji Furutachi and Hairi Katagiri. In the upcoming film Mayu Matsuoka plays quirky 24-year-old Yoshika who enjoys looking up information on fossils late at night on her laptop. Daichi Watanabe will play Ni who confesses his feelings for Yoshika and becomes her boyfriend. Takumi Kitamura will play Ichi who has held feelings for Yoshika since their middle school days.
“Katte ni Furuetero” is scheduled for release sometime this year in Japan.
English subtitled teaser trailer added for upcoming live-action film “Tokyo Ghoul” starring Masataka Kubota & Fumika Shimizu. The highly anticipated live-action film is based on manga “Tokyo Ghoul” by Sui Ishida and directed by Kentaro Hagiwara.
“Tokyo Ghoul” is set for release July 29, 2017.
Supporting cast has been announced for upcoming movie “Yurigokoro” starring Yuriko Yoshitaka. Now cast for the film are Tori Matsuzaka, Kenichi Matsuyama, Aimi Satsukawa, Nana Seino, Kaya Kiyohara and Tae Kimura. The movie is based on novel “Yurigokoro” by Mahokaru Numata and directed by Naoto Kumazawa.
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Trailer added for upcoming live-action film “Mustard Chocolate” starring Nana Yamada, Motohiro Ota & Toshiyuki Someya. “Mustard Chocolate” opens April 29, 2017 in Japan.
Kenta Suga, Yuta Koseki and Ryosuke Yamamoto are cast in live-action film “Chotto Mate Yakyubu!” Movie is based on manga series “Chotto Mate Yakyubu! ~Kenritsu Jingen Koukou Yakyuubu no Nichijou” by Takana Yukue and directed by Tadaaki Horai. The film will follow three high school students who are members of the Kenritsu Jingen High School baseball team. The team itself is average, never winning or losing any memorable games. One of the three students, played by Kenta Suga, needs to pass a test so he can take part in training camp.
Trailer #2 added for movie “Tsuioku” starring Junichi Okada, Shun Oguri & Tasuku Emoto. Movie is directed by Yasuo Furuhata. “Tsuioku” opens May 6, 2017 in Japan.
Main trailer and poster added for movie “Poetry Angel” starring Amane Okayama & Rena Takeda. Movie is directed by Toshimitsu Iizuka. Movie is a coming-of-age revolving around a young man who joins a “poetry boxing” team and a girl with a speech impediment.
“Poetry Angel” will be released May 2, 2017 in Japan.
Trailer added for movie “Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke” starring Ryu Morioka & Mai Tezuka. Movie is an homage to 1973 U.S. film “The Long Goodbye” directed by Robert Altman. Shinji Imaoka directs “Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke.”
“Long Goodbye: Tantei Furui Kurinosuke” opens May 20, 2017 in Japan.
Trailer for live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion 2” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Movie follows “March Comes in Like a Lion” which was released March 18, 2017. Both films are based on manga series “San gatsu no Lion” by Chica Umino and directed by Keishi Ohtomo.
“March Comes in Like a Lion 2” will be released April 22, 2017 in Japan.
Main trailer added for upcoming movie “Mukoku” starring Gou Ayano and Nijiro Murakami. Movie is directed by Kazuyoshi Kumakiri and based on 2012 novel “Mukoku” by Shu Fujisawa.
“Mukoku” is scheduled for release June 3, 2017 in Japan.