Dec 20 2016

Hana Sugisaki still image from live-action film “Blade of the Immortal”

Here’s a still image of Hana Sugisaki from upcoming live-action film “Blade of the Immortal” co-starring Takuya Kimura.

In live-action film “Blade of the Immortal,” Hana Sugisaki plays lead female character Rin Asano. Her parents are killed by the swordsmen group “Itto ryu” and she decides to take revenge on them. She requests the help of Manji (Takuya Kimura) to be her guard.

“Blade of the Immortal” will be released April 29, 2017 in Japan.

Dec 19 2016

Atsuko Maeda cast in movie “Mukoku”

Atsuko Maeda (formerly of ‘AKB48’) is cast in upcoming movie “Mukoku” co-starring Gou Ayano and Nijiro Murakami. In the upcoming film, Atsuko Maeda will play Kazuno. She is the girlfriend of Kengo (Gou Ayano).

Also cast in supporting roles are Jun Fubuki, Kaoru Kobayashi & Akira Emoto. Jun Fubuki will play Mitsuko Ono. She is the owner of a small restaurant owner which Kengo and Kazuno frequent. Kaoru Kobayashi will play Shozo Yatabe. He is the father of Kengo. Lastly, Akira Emoto will play Seppo Mitsumura. He is the kendo teacher of Kengo. Movie is based on the novel “Mukoku” by Shu Fujisawa and directed by Kazuyoshi Kumakiri.

“Mukoku” will be released sometime during summer, 2017 in Japan.

Dec 16 2016

Visual for live-action film “A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy”

Here’s a visual (poster) for upcoming live-action film “A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy” starring Satoshi Tsumabuki & Kiko Mizuhara. Movie is based on manga “Okuda Tamio ni Naritai Boy Deau Otoko Subete Kuruwaseru Girl” by Chokkaku Shibuya and directed by Hitoshi One.

“A Boy Who Wished to be Okuda Tamio And A Girl Who Drove All Men Crazy” will be released September, 2017.

Dec 15 2016

Main trailer for live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion”

Main trailer added for upcoming live-action film “March Comes in Like a Lion” starring Ryunosuke Kamiki. Movie is based on manga “San gatsu no Lion” by Chica Umino and directed by Keishi Ohtomo. Ryunosuke Kamiki and Keishi Ohtomo previously worked together in live-action films “Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno” and “Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends.”

“March Comes in Like a Lion” opens March 18, 2017 in Japan.