General Live Action Movie/Series News & Discussion


#1042

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Videos Highlight Theme Song

posted on 2018-08-29 00:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens on September 14 in Japan


#1043

BLOOD-C New Live-Action film BLOOD-CLUB DOLLS 1 Trailer Posted for October 13 Release

August 30, 2018 2:10am CDT
The revenge story is directed by Shutaro Oku (Asura Girl ~BLOOD-C Ibun~, BLOOD-C The Last Mind)

Liar! Uncover the Truth App Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-08-30 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film celebrates app’s 3rd anniversary

Paramount Moves Sonic the Hedgehog Film’s Opening 1 Week Earlier

posted on 2018-08-30 05:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film now slated to open on November 8, 2019

Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- Stage Play’s Cast Visuals Revealed

posted on 2018-08-30 12:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Play runs in Tokyo, Fukuoka in September


#1044

Bukatsu, Suki Janakya Dame Desu ka? Manga Gets Live-Action TV Show

posted on 2018-08-31 11:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
King & Prince idols star in series debuting on October 22

Sanrio Boys Stage Play Reveals Original Characters, Additional Cast

posted on 2018-08-31 13:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Play runs in Tokyo from November 29 to December 9

DamePri Stage Play Announces Cast, Original Character

posted on 2018-08-31 14:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Play to have 2 different endings, “high five” events


#1045

Live-Action Perfect World Film’s Music Video for Theme Song Posted

posted on 2018-09-03 04:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film starring Takanori Iwata, Hana Sugisaki opens on October 5

Uirabu. -Uiuishii Koi no Ohanashi- Live-Action Film’s Still Shows Leads

posted on 2018-09-03 10:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Shelf Life - I Am A Hero

by Paul Jensen, Sep 3rd 2018


#1047

6th Tsukiuta Stage Play’s Cast Visuals Unveiled

posted on 2018-09-04 15:10 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
New play premieres in October, with 7th stage play in December

Tezuka Classic Rainbow Parakeet to Become Stage Musical

September 04, 2018 4:14pm CDT
Stars of Nogizaka46 and Keyakizaka46 share the stage this October


#1048

Live-Action Waiting for Spring Film Unveils Poster Visual

posted on 2018-09-05 03:10 EDT

Katana Maidens: Toji no Miko Stage Play Announces Cast

posted on 2018-09-05 14:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Performances to run from November 10-14


#1049

New LDK Live-Action Film Reveals Cast, March Premiere

posted on 2018-09-06 02:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Mone Kamishiraishi, Yōsuke Sugino, Ryūsei Yokohama star in new film of Ayu Watanabe’s manga

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Clip Shows Iroha Trying to Get to Hikari’s Room

posted on 2018-09-06 05:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens on September 14 in Japan

Hollywood Tiger & Bunny Film’s Studio Global Road Files for Bankruptcy

posted on 2018-09-06 10:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Company has laid off employees, begun selling unreleased projects


#1050

Live-Action Kasane Film’s Clip Features ‘Seven Veil Dance’

posted on 2018-09-07 03:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
2nd new video features Aimer’s theme song for film that opened on Friday

Hibiki: Shōsetsuka ni Naru Hōhō Live-Action Film’s 6 New Videos Streamed

posted on 2018-09-07 05:30 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film opens in Japan on September 14

Live-Action Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia’s Case Files Film’s Trailer Previews Theme Song

posted on 2018-09-07 08:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Southern All Stars perform “Kita-kamakura no Omoide” song for November 1 film

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Latest Clip Shows Halloween Party

posted on 2018-09-07 09:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Theme song lyric video also streamed for film opening in Japan on September 14

Reborn! Stage Play Video Previews Main Cast

posted on 2018-09-07 17:59 EDT by Karen Ressler
Play to run in Tokyo on September 21-30, Osaka on October 3-6


#1051

New Yona of the Dawn Stage Play Reveals 1st Visual, More Cast Members

posted on 2018-09-08 09:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs in Tokyo in November


#1052

Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time 3 Stage Play Reveals 12 Cast Members in Costume

posted on 2018-09-09 08:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs in Tokyo, Osaka in December

Kasane’s Kyōko Yoshine Stars in Live-Action Channel wa Sono Mama! TV Series

posted on 2018-09-09 23:57 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Series about rookie broadcast reporter airs in Hokkaido, streams on Netflix in March 2019


#1053

Kuroko’s Basketball Stage Play Announces Its Final 4th Chapter “ULTIMATE-BLAZE”

September 10, 2018 2:50am CDT
Tetsuya Kuroko anime VA Kensho Ono is confirmed to reprises his character for the fourth time

Cheer Boys!! Novel Inspires Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-09-10 16:30 EDT by Karen Ressler
Ryūsei Yokohama, Masaki Nakao star in film under 27-year-old director Hiroki Kazama


#1054

Live-Action Meiji Tokyo Renka Series, Film Cast Rikka Ihara

posted on 2018-09-11 00:16 EDT
Series, film debut in 2019

Yuzu Performs Live-Action Descending Stories: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju Series’ Theme Song

posted on 2018-09-11 01:20 EDT
Series starring Masaki Okada premieres on October 12

Otaku Office Comedy “Tokusatsu Gagaga” Gets Live-Action TV Drama

September 11, 2018 9:03am CDT
Adaptation based on Niwa Tanba’s manga about an office lady who loves hero shows hits the NHK in January of 2019


#1055

Kono Manga ga Sugoi! Documentary Drama Reveals Cast, Titles

posted on 2018-09-12 18:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Cast members discuss, play characters in live-action adaptations of manga in October

Hell Girl Live-Action Film Green-Lit for Next Fall

posted on 2018-09-12 19:15 EDT by Karen Ressler
Tina Tamashiro stars as title character


#1056

Live-Action Garo Series Kaminokiba -JINGA-'s Trailer Reveals October 4 Premiere

posted on 2018-09-13 03:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masahiro Inoue, Yūka Kōri, Sōshi Hagiwara star in series

Kuroko’s Basketball Gets ‘Conclusion’ Stage Play in Spring 2019

posted on 2018-09-13 06:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Returning cast will appear in stage play centering on Winter Cup

New Blood-C Live-Action Film’s 1st Part Opens on October 13

posted on 2018-09-13 07:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Trailer, poster visual also revealed for latest installment in CLAMP, Production I.G’s franchise

Live-Action Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia’s Case Files Film’s 2 Short Trailers Streamed

posted on 2018-09-13 10:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film opens on November 1

Live-Action Real Girl Film’s Making-of Video Streamed

posted on 2018-09-13 11:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
2 character trailers also streamed for film opening in Japan on Friday

Live-Action Gokko Film’s 2 Trailers Streamed

posted on 2018-09-13 12:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film starring Junia Chihara, Nanaka Hirao opens on October 20

Touken Ranbu Musical Actors Bring Their Swords to Baseball Stadium

posted on 2018-09-13 13:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge


#1057

Check Out Mob Psycho 100 2nd Stage Play Opening Day Photos, Backstage Rehearsal Video

September 14, 2018 2:45am CDT
The DVD/Blu-ray is set to be released on February 6, 2018


#1058

Main Visual for Stage Play based on Osamu Tezuka’s Phantom Thief-themed Nanairo Inko Manga Revealed

September 15, 2018 6:15am EDT / Crunchyroll
General sale of the 7, 800 yen tickets will begin at 10:00 on September 22

Cheer Boys!! Live-Action Film’s Additional Cast, Making-of Video Revealed

posted on 2018-09-15 20:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Cast learns cheerleading from alumni of group that inspired the novel


#1059

Fist of Blue Sky: Regenesis Manga Creator Draws Downrange Film Collab Art

posted on 2018-09-16 17:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge


#1060

Tales of the Stage Gets New Vesperia Stage Play

posted on 2018-09-17 01:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Stage project recently ran play based on Tales of the Abyss game

Late Actress Yuriko Hoshi Plays Role in ‘Otō-san, Chibi ga Inakunarimashita’ Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-09-17 03:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hoshi finished filming scenes for spring 2019 film before her death in May

Live-Action Waiting for Spring Film’s Still Shows Yūta Koseki as Aya

posted on 2018-09-17 12:00 EDT by Jennifer Sherman

Rainbow Parakeet Stage Play’s Main Visual Revealed

posted on 2018-09-17 13:59 EDT by Karen Ressler

Mōretsu Atarō Manga by Osomatsu-kun/Tensai Bakabon’s Fujio Akatsuka Gets Stage Play

posted on 2018-09-17 15:59 EDT by Karen Ressler
Play based on gag manga opens this December in Tokyo

Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku Live-Action Film Casts Mitsuki Takahata, Kento Yamazaki

posted on 2018-09-17 18:04 EDT by Karen Ressler
Gintama’s Yūichi Fukuda directs film slated for 2019


#1061

Touken Ranbu Musical’s ‘Kessen no Kachidoki’ Full Music Video Streamed

posted on 2018-09-19 18:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge


#1062

KABUKI ABC No. 86 / Kataoka Takataro: Veteran ‘onnagata’ actor tackles challenging role in Oct. show

4:04 am, September 20, 2018 / The Japan News

Live-Action School-Live! Film’s Visual Reveals January Opening

posted on 2018-09-20 00:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nanami Abe, Midori Nagatsuki, Wakana Majima, Rio Kiyohara star in zombie film

Gundam 00 Stage Play Reveals More Cast, Visual

posted on 2018-09-20 02:09 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Play to run in Tokyo, Osaka in February 2019

Meet Nogizaka46 Members as Silver Fox and Ezo Red Fox in Kemono Friends 2nd Stage Play

September 20, 2018 2:15am CDT
General sale of the 7,800 yen ticket will begin on September 29

Hard-Core: Heisei Jigoku Brothers Manga’s Live-Action Film Previewed in Trailer

posted on 2018-09-20 20:00 EDT by Karen Ressler
Takayuki Yamada produces and stars in film about 3 men finding a robot