Posts tagged with "Ghost in the Shell"

First Pic From Live-Action Ghost In The Shell Movie Released

First Pic From Live-Action Ghost In The Shell Movie Released
Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures have released the first image from the Hollywood live-action remake of anime classic Ghost In The Shell to mark the start of production. It shows Scarlett Johansson as Major Kusanagi, the cyborg whose existential questions form the heart of the plot. Ghost In The Shell is being directed by Rupert Sanders (Snow White And the Huntsman) with filming based in Wellington, New Zealand. It is currently scheduled... 

BUZZ News Shorts: Ghost In The Shell, New Star Trek Series, Ghostbusters & More

BUZZ News Shorts: Ghost In The Shell, New Star Trek Series, Ghostbusters & More
••• Anime News Network is  reporting that Japanese comedian and actor Beat Takeshi (Battle Royale) has joined the cast of the Ghost In The Shell Hollywood remake and will play Public Security Section 9 boss Daisuke Aramaki. He will star opposite Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Michael Pitt and Sam Riley. ••• CBS has hired Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry’s son, Eugene “Rod” Roddenberry to act as executive producer... 

BUZZ News Shorts: Sci-Fi Zorro, Colony, Ghost In The Shell Movie & More

BUZZ News Shorts: Sci-Fi Zorro, Colony, Ghost In The Shell Movie & More
••• Gravity screenwriter Jonás Cuarón – who also directed 2015’s Desierto – will write and direct the new “post-apocalyptic” Zorro movie for Lantica Media and Sobini Films, which will go by the title simply by the title Z. “When I saw Desierto, I was impressed with Jonás’s command of action and suspense, his great visual eye, and the strong performances he elicited from his actors,” says Sobini Films’ CEO Mark Amin.... 

BUZZ News Shorts: Jessica Jones’s Luke Cage Tease, Wonder Woman, Animals & More

BUZZ News Shorts: Jessica Jones’s Luke Cage Tease, Wonder Woman, Animals & More
••• Okay, so this Tweet went up on the official Jessica Jones account: a file saying “Cage – Nov”. So is that confirmation that the Luke Cage Netflix series is going to premier in November (which seems a long time to wait for a show that’s been filming since September)? Or that Cage will be a major part in the second series of Jessica Jones. Presumably all will become clear soon. Alias Investigations, how can I help you? #JessicaJones... 

Cosplay Interview with Laura Kupse (Cauldron of Mischief)

Cosplay Interview with Laura Kupse (Cauldron of Mischief)
“I just kind of looked at the characters and thought ‘I want be that character’,” said Laura Kupse (aka Cauldron of Mischief) on how she started cosplaying. “My first costumes were Tohru from Fruits Basket and a Pokémon Trainer from Pokémon. I just kept thinking, ‘I really like that character.’ I didn’t know it was cosplay until I found out and did some research that it was cosplay.” From West Yorkshire, Laura started cosplaying... 

Teaser for new Ghost in the Shell animated movie

Teaser for new Ghost in the Shell animated movie
A teaser has emerged for a new animated Ghost in the Shell feature film from Production I.G. Commemorating 25 years of Masamune Shirow manga, the film is set to be released in Japan later this summer. The teaser is but a mere 30 seconds, with no dialogue and no plot elements. However, given the talent involved there is speculation that it could be a continuation of the Arise series. The official site explains that secrets behind Public Security Section... 

Scarlett Johansson to Star in Ghost in the Shell Movie

Scarlett Johansson to Star in Ghost in the Shell Movie
Whether taking their inspiration from MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft, or comic hall of famers like Batman and Superman, adaptations seem to be what’s “in” at the movies right now. One property we’ve been hearing whispers about for some time is finally headed for the big screen, with Dreamworks having cast Scarlett Johansson in their upcoming adaptation of Japanese classic cult anime Ghost in the Shell. Set in the year 2029, Ghost... 

Ghost in the Shell fans are likely to have a cat and listen to Rammstein, according to YouGov Profiler

Ghost in the Shell fans are likely to have a cat and listen to Rammstein, according to YouGov Profiler
According to a new profiling tool from market research firm YouGov, if you’re a fan of Mamoru Oshii’s anime film Ghost in the Shell, then you are most likely to be male, aged between 25 – 39, live in the South Coast and your favourite dish is… edamame. The profiling doesn’t stop there. It even goes so far as to list their personality traits (“I wish I didn’t have to go to work everyday”), favourite brands (shops at Asda), as well... 

Attack on Titan Part 1 TITAN sized Blu-ray review

Attack on Titan Part 1 TITAN sized Blu-ray review
It is one of the most anticipated anime releases of the last few years, where the mere mention of its name can cause a room full of people to stand up, scream and go crazy. I am of course referring to Attack on Titan and thanks to Manga Entertainment, UK fans can now get their hands on it. The synopsis tells us that several hundred years ago humanity was all but exterminated by a race of giant creatures called Titans. The surviving members of the... 

Manga Entertainment UK at MCM Scotland Comic Con – DBZ Battle of Gods, Bayonetta, Harlock and More!

Manga Entertainment UK at MCM Scotland Comic Con – DBZ Battle of Gods, Bayonetta, Harlock and More!
The Manga UK panel at MCM Scotland Comic Con was hosted by the Manga UK Podcast hosts, Jeremy Graves, Jerome Mazandarani and Andrew Hewson. With a lot of exciting news, the trio broke the ice with Glasgow by announcing that Fairy Tail: Collection Three (Episodes 49-72) will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray in January 2015. Following that announcement Jeremy instructed that they “roll the VT”, screening two trailers for two promising titles... 
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