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New Red Band Trailer for Takashi Miike’s 100th Film, ‘Blade of the Immortal’

Takashi Miike's Action Fantasy Epic

Magnet has posted the red band trailer for Takashi Miike’s 100th film Blade of the Immortal, the live-action adaptation of the Japanese manga series by Hiroaki Samura.

Starring Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki, Sôta Fukushi, Ebizô Ichikawa, Min Tanaka, and Tsutomu Yamazaki, the film follows a swordsman who cannot be killed.

First English Trailer for Takashi Miike’s New Samurai Film ‘Blade of the Immortal’

Takashi Miike's New Samurai Film

HanWay Films have unveiled the first full-length English-language trailer for Takashi Miike’s samurai saga Blade of the Immortal, which will screen Out of Competition at the Cannes Film Festival this week.

The film is based on Hiroaki Samura’s manga of the same name about an immortal samurai enlisted by a young girl to avenge her parents’ slaughter by master swordsmen.

Teaser Trailer for Takashi Miike’s ‘Blade of the Immortal’ Released

Takashi Miike's Live-Action Adaptation

Warner Bros. Japan has released the full 30-second teaser for director Takashi Miike‘s latest effort, Blade of the Immortal (Mugen no Junin), the live-action adaptation of Hiroaki Samura‘s “neo-period drama” manga of the same name.

The J-pop heartthrob Takuya Kimura (Love and Honour) stars as the one-eyed protagonist Manji, a ronin warrior cursed with an immortal body.

Takashi Miike to Direct Kimutaku-Starring ‘Blade of the Immortal’

Live-Action Adaptation Of Manga

The prolific Japanese director Takashi Miike (Ichi the Killer) will helm a live-action adaptation of Hiroaki Samura’s long-running manga ‘Blade of the Immortal,’ published from June 25, 1993, to December 25, 2012.

Takuya Kimura (Space Battleship Yamato) a.k.a. Kimutaku, a member of the pop group SMAP,