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First teasers for'Ghost In The Shell' revealed

It’s been a long wait but we are finally getting the Hollywood adaptation of the classic Manga franchise ‘Ghost In The Shell’. Below is a compilation of the first five teaser trailers of the film (apologies for the quality): 179 more words


Ghost in the Shell cast photos possibly leaked.

Recently, a leaked photo from the set of next year’s Ghost in the Shell live action adaptation, showing Scarlett Johansson in character as The Major (aka Motoko Kusanagi), and Pilou Asbæk in character as Batou, was posted on some Asian movie sites. 324 more words


TV Asahi Drama Special 2016 ~ Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko

Date: From 9.00 p.m., 3 July 2016
Scriptwriter: Nakazono Miho (Totto Terebi, Doctor X Series, Hatsukoi)
Cast: Yonekura Ryoko, Endo Kenichi, Uchida Yuki, Katsumura Masanobu, Suzuki Kosuke, Kishibe Ittoku, Nishida Toshiyuki, Namase Katsuhisa, Inoo Kei, Aoki Munetaka, Hashimoto Manami, Kishimoto Kayoko, Hashizume Isao, Beat Takeshi… 430 more words

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Beyond Outrage (Japan, 2012)

Directed by: Takeshi Kitano. Once I was made aware that there was a sequel to the modern yakuza gore-fest Outrage, I was a little curious. 340 more words

New gachapon vending machine capsule toy range features miniature sweaters for water bottles

Move over water bottle panties, it’s time to dress up your drinks with a fashionable over-the-shoulder sweater that takes its styling cues from Beat Takeshi. 282 more words


Fireworks (1998)

An ex-cop tries to spend time with his dying wife during her final days, but a Yakuza loan shark refuses to leave him in peace. 127 more words


Brother (2001)

When an uncompromising Yakuza leaves Japan to avoid igniting a gang war he joins his brother, a small time drug dealer in America, and shocks both his friends and enemies with his ruthless brutality. 146 more words