Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:05:10 GMT


Taika Waititi 'in talks' to direct live action version of anime classic Akira
With Waititi's movie Thor:Ragnarok hitting New Zealand cinemas next month, the film industry website Deadline says he is in talks to film a re-make of the Japanese sci-fi cartoon movie Akira. Akira itself was based on a series of Japanese manga comic ...
THOR: RAGNAROK Director Taika Waititi May Take on AKIRANerdist
'Thor: Ragnarok' director in talks to helm live-action 'Akira' filmDigital Trends
Taika Waititi Is In Talks To Direct The Live-Action 'Akira' MovieForbes
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:50:26 GMT

The Hyped Geek

Thor: Ragnarok director in talks to direct live-action Akira movie
The Hyped Geek
Looks like the live-action Akira movie might be getting a director soon. It's been reported that Warner Bros. is in talks with Thor: Ragnarok director, Taika Waititi to helm the live-action version of the iconic anime. This isn't the first director ...

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 19:51:07 GMT

Screen Rant

Why Akira Could Break The Anime Adaptation Curse
Screen Rant
Making a critically and commercially successful live-action anime adaptation seems to be harder than convincing Master Roshi to adopt a life of monkhood. As with big screen video game translations, it feels as if whatever source material movie ...