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Carlotta Films Streams Extended Trailer for Satoshi Kon: La Machine À Rêves Documentary

posted on 2021-03-29 01:13 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Documentary is being shot in collaboration with Satoshi Kon’s spouse Kyoko Kon


Kougu Ishin Group Members Appear in Live-Action My Androgynous Boyfriend Series

posted on 2021-03-29 16:15 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hirotsugu Otsu, Kо̄sei Awaji appear in 1st episode on Thursday


Live-Action Monster Hunter Film Opens at #2 in Japan

posted on 2021-03-29 21:54 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda

A3! Stage Plays Get 2 Live-Action Films

posted on 2021-03-30 22:13 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Films about aspiring actors open in December 2021 & in 2022

CLAMP’s xxxHOLiC Manga Gets Stage Play

posted on 2021-04-01 06:44 EDT by Egan Loo
Motohiro Ōta, Shōgo Sakamoto star in play by Banana Fish production team


World Trigger Stage Play Unveils Four More Cast Visuals

April 01, 2021 7:42pm CDT
Norihito Nakayashiki-directed play will arrive in November-December 2021

The Rising of The Shield Hero Stage Play Reveals New Cast Visuals of Motoyasu & Ren

April 02, 2021 8:16pm CDT
The postponed play is newly set for July 2021

Haru’s Curse Manga Gets Live-Action Show Starring Hikaru Takahashi

posted on 2021-04-07 01:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kodansha Comics publishes Asuka Konishi’s manga about relationship formed from grief


Ii ne Hikaru Genji-kun Live-Action Series Gets Sequel

posted on 2021-04-07 17:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Ii ne! Hikaru Genji-kun 2 premieres on June 7


Eri Sakai’s Kentaro Hiyama’s First Pregnancy Manga Gets Live-action Drama on Netflix

April 07, 2021 8:00pm CDT
Takumi Saito (Shin Ultraman) plays an elite salaryman man who gets pregnant


Live-Action Kakegurui Sequel Film Recasts Taishi Nakagawa as New Original Character

posted on 2021-04-07 21:17 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nakagawa plays landowner Uchijima in April 29 film after playing treasurer Kaede Manyūda in series

Banana Fish Stage Play Reveals 7 Cast Members

posted on 2021-04-09 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Asahi Uchida, Yūki Saotome, more join cast for play running on June 10-20

Live-Action Hakuōki Show Reveals Lead Actor, Staff, 10-Episode Run

posted on 2021-04-11 09:31 EDT by Egan Loo
Touken Ranbu musicals’ Tsubasa Sakiyama stars as Shinsengumi warrior Hijikata Toshizō


Live-Action Ride or Die Film’s Clip Streamed

posted on 2021-04-11 13:02 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film based on Ching Nakamura’s Gunjō yuri manga debuts on Netflix worldwide on April 15


Live-Action Homunculus Film Debuts Globally on Netflix on April 22

posted on 2021-04-11 23:43 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film by Ichi the Killer creator, Ju-On director opened in theaters on April 2

Live-Action Honey Lemon Soda Film Unveils Behind-the-Scenes Video

posted on 2021-04-12 23:34 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Video shows footage of filming for various scenes in July 9 film

Live-Action ‘A Devil and Her Love Song’ Show’s’ Promo Video Reveals More Cast, June 19 Debut

posted on 2021-04-15 00:41 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sō Okuno, Karin Ono, Suzu Yamanouchi, Shiori Yoshida, Keisuke Horibe join cast


7 Martial Arts Fantasy Movies Packing Shonen Anime Flavor


Live-Action Kaguya-sama: Love is War Sequel Film’s Teaser Unveils Final Title, More Cast

posted on 2021-04-18 23:37 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Mayu Hotta, Jiro Sato return in Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai - Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunōsen Final

ANN Review - Ride or Die Live-Action Film

by Erica Friedman, Apr 19th 2021

Live-Action Tokyo Revengers Film’s Trailer Reveals Theme Song

posted on 2021-04-20 20:36 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
SUPER BEAVER band perform “Namae o Yobu yo” song for July 9 film

Night Head 2041 Anime Gets Stage Play Project

posted on 2021-04-21 05:55 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins

Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine Baseball Game Inspires Live-Action Show

posted on 2021-04-26 04:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Show premieres on TV Tokyo in July


2nd Kakegurui Live-Action Film Reveals Delay

posted on 2021-04-26 06:12 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film was slated to open during current state of emergency in 4 prefectures


Ghibli Producer Toshio Suzuki Nixes Live-Action Nausicaä Rumors

April 26, 2021 10:05am CDT
“The only person who doesn’t want to do it is Hayao Miyazaki…”

Live-Action Mugen Shinshi Mystery Film’s Trailer Streamed

posted on 2021-04-27 14:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Film opens on May 22

Chinese Live-Action Dynasty Warriors Film’s Trailer Highlights Lu Bu Fight

posted on 2021-04-28 02:02 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film adapts KOEI Tecmo’s hack-and-slash games based on classic Chinese novel


TV Anime Scar on the Praeter Gets Stage Play Adaptation This Fall

April 28, 2021 8:35pm CDT
Sho Kubota (Fire Force stage play) serves as writer/director

2nd Live-Action Kakegurui Film Rescheduled to May 12 After COVID-19 Delay

posted on 2021-04-29 23:31 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
“Stage greeting” event featuring cast, staff to also screen on film’s opening day

Arrow Films Smashes the Small Screen with Daimajin Trilogy Blu-ray Set

April 30, 2021 10:52am CDT
Classic 1966 tokusatsu films from Daei Films will be released in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Canada


Watch Digest Clip of Bungo Stray Dogs DEAD APPLE Stage Play

April 30, 2021 11:38pm CDT
The final day performance without an audience will be streamed on the web

Cutie Honey Stage Play Returns for Climax Battle in June

May 04, 2021 8:07pm CDT
General sales of the tickets will begin on May 29

Banana Fish Stage Play Reveals 7 Cast Members in Costume

posted on 2021-05-07 00:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda


Meet Rock Musical MARS RED Main Cast Members in Costume

May 07, 2021 12:10am CDT
Daisuke Nishida (Joker Game, Moriarty the Patriot) serves as writer/director


Haikyu!! Stage Play’s Final Day Live-Streaming Canceled due to COVID-19 Infection of Two Staff Members

May 07, 2021 8:45pm CDT
All of the Tokyo triumphal performances have been canceled