AKIRA

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:38:00 GMT

GameSpot

Leave Akira Alone: Here Are 7 Anime Hollywood Should Adapt Instead
GameSpot
The live-action Akira movie may have a director, with Thor Ragnarok's Taika Waititi reportedly in talks to take charge. But maybe adapting Akira isn't a good idea to begin with? Hollywood's anime adaptations tend to deviate from the source material ...
Taika Waititi on Akira Movie Rumors and Whitewashing ConcernsIGN
Akira: Taika Waititi Would Want to Adapt the Manga, Not the AnimeScreen Rant
Taika Waititi Does Not Want To Whitewash 'Akira' And It Looks Like He Has Read The Manga As WellForbes
Collider.com -JoBlo.com -We Got This Covered -Comic Book
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 01:23:20 GMT

Nerdist

THOR: RAGNAROK Director Taika Waititi May Take on AKIRA
Nerdist
The story of Akira is far more involved than that simple blurb would suggest. Even the legendary 1988 Akira anime movie had to condense the larger arc of the series. But the bigger problem is if the new Akira repeats the mistakes of previous anime and ...
'Thor: Ragnarok' director responds to live-action 'Akira' movie buzzDigital Trends
Taika Waititi 'in talks' to direct live action version of anime classic AkiraStuff.co.nz
Taika Waititi Is In Talks To Direct The Live-Action 'Akira' MovieForbes
Empire -Deadline -SYFY WIRE (blog)
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:21:03 GMT

Cinema Blend

Who Taika Waititi Would Cast In An Akira Movie
Cinema Blend
Hollywood has a trend of "whitewashing" roles of Asian characters -- especially in adaptations of anime. As people have begun to take more notice, the backlash over these decisions has gotten much stronger. Waititi isn't officially directing any Akira ...
Taika Waititi Promises 'Akira' Hollywood Movie Will Stay True To The MangaThe Inquisitr
Taika Waititi Says He Wouldn't Whitewash 'Akira'DeathRattleSports.com
Thor: Ragnarok - Destiny SpotYouTube

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