Live action

Netflix announces it’s making a new Cowboy Bebop live-action series, fans recoil in horror

Streaming giant’s U.S.-produced remake of the anime classic is seen be many as trying to improve on perfection.

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Japan reacts to latest Monster Hunter movie promo images: “Why is Alice from Resident Evil here?”

The latest snaps of Tony Jaa and Milla Jovovich in their Monster Hunter guises have drawn a mixed set of reactions from the Japanese net.

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The mystery of live-action Pokémon movie Pikachu’s freaky-sounding German voice【Video】

A strange caper is afoot as Germany’s Detective Pikachu is heard sounding nothing like the Pokémon species is supposed to.

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie trailer surprises fans with first look at live-action characters

Japanese fans react to the voice of Ryan Reynolds and the decision to give Pikachu so much fur.

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Attack on Hollywood! Western live-action Attack on Titan movie announced

Creator of anime/manga franchise says the already-decided on director is the perfect choice.

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Apparently enough people watched the American Death Note that Netflix is making a sequel

Many thought Netflix had closed the book for good on its Americanized adaptation of the anime/manga phenomenon, but it looks like they were wrong.

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Photos from live-action French adaptation of anime City Hunter dazzle Japanese fans

When the actors look like they just stepped out of an anime, things are off to a good start.

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Hollywood is making a live-action Gundam movie that’s sure to please…well, probably no one

Legendary Entertainment is ready to roll the dice on adapting the biggest anime mecha series of all time for the overseas live-action movie market.

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Preview video of Sailor Moon’s stage musical for Paris shows Sailor Senshi in costume【Video】

Anime magical girl stage show features choreography from famous idol singer collaborator.

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Netflix’s Fullmetal Alchemist: It doesn’t suck

How does one turn a nearly 70-episode anime into a movie? The answer is you can’t. No one can.

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First details and steamy main cast revealed for live-action Touken Ranbu film

The historical-swords-as-handsome-guys will make their first foray into reality on film!

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Hit ’90s shojo anime classic Marmalade Boy live-action movie trailer, release date revealed

The trailer finally gives us a glimpse of the supporting cast as well as that famous nurse’s office kiss scene

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Deadpika? Pikachu to be played by Ryan Reynolds in live-action Pokémon movie

Actor joins cast of in-production film from Legendary Entertainment based on already-forgotten footnote to smash-hit Pokémon franchise.

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It’s story may be one of redemption, but the film adaptations of the hit anime/manga aren’t being cut any slack.

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Fullmetal Alchemist prequel manga’s cover, plot details revealed in runup to live-action film

Original creator of anime/manga hit hopes to please veteran fans and franchise newcomers alike.

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Creator of anime Your Name says he’s “not really that interested” in Hollywood live-action remake

Makoto Shinkai’s anime is unabashedly emotional, but the director sounds like a detached dad when discussing his mega-hit baby’s next step.

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Live-action Fullmetal Alchemist film’s IMAX trailer highlights action scenes

Film opens in Japan on December 1, will also open in over 190 countries.

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Panic & hope: Thoughts on live-action Akira

Once again, it’s time to panic.

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Sonic the Hedgehog live-action movie refuses to die, new studio grabs abandoned film rights

Paramount Pictures thinks “blue mammal with one giant eyeball who runs really fast” is a fine foundation for a live-action movie.

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Anime Your Name to be remade as Hollywood live-action movie produced by J.J. Abrams

Hollywood rolls the anime remake dice again, this time with Makoto Shinkai’s mega-hit.

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