Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:06:11 GMT


Panic & hope: Thoughts on live-action Akira
Yes, one of the most beloved anime of all time (still surprises me) could become a live-action movie. If that doesn't cause anime fans to freak out, I don't know what would. Then there is the glaring concern with ANY anime getting a live-action rendition.
THOR: RAGNAROK Director Taika Waititi Doesn't See Himself Directing a STAR WARS MovieComic Book Movie (satire) (press release) (blog)

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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:20:57 GMT

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Akira: Taika Waititi Would Want to Adapt the Manga, Not the Anime
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Taika Waititi has spoken about his involvement with the live action version of Akira – and how he would go about adapting the story. The Akira anime was adapted from a cyberpunk manga series of the same name by Katsuhiro Otomo – who also wrote and ...
Taika Waititi on Akira Movie Rumors and Whitewashing ConcernsIGN
Taika Waititi Does Not Want To Whitewash 'Akira' And It Looks Like He Has Read The Manga As WellForbes
Taika Waititi Shares Casting Plans for Possible 'Akira' AdaptationCollider.com
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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 02:16:00 GMT


Hollywood's 'Akira' Adaptation Wants to Americanize the Story & It Shouldn't
As Hollywood and anime don't go together particularly well, Akira's creator Katsuhiro Otomo may have accepted the offer for the live-action adaptation, but he has his own reservations and, as he recently told Forbes, he gave one major condition when it ...