Tag Archives: The Akira Project
It looks like Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi is in negotiations to direct Akira, the Warner Bros. live-action version of anime artist Katsuhiro Otomo’s 6-volume graphic novel.
The studio has been trying to mount the project of years. Directors once attached to helm the picture include Ruairi Robinson, The Hughes Brothers and Jaume Collet-Serra.
Christopher Nolan is set to direct the epic action thriller Dunkirk at Warner Bros. from his own original screenplay.
A WWII movie set during the legendary 1940 evacuation in France will be headed by yet-to-be-cast unknowns,
This has yet to be confirmed by official channels, of course, but comes hot on the heels of a report earlier in the month that the Dark Knight director had a mystery Warner Bros. movie scheduled for 2017.
If you thought Taken 3 would be the end of Liam Neeson‘s run as an action star, you thought wrong.
Run All Night, his third collaboration with Unknown and Non-Stop director Jaume Collet-Serra–who may or may not finally make the live action version of Akira–is his new entry in the genre.
The Hollywood adaptation of the manga Akira into live-action movie is not exactly happening anytime soon, so a while ago some people crowd sourced it and this is a fan trailer they made from the money they crowd sourced.
The trailer shows a decided similarity to the source material both anime and manga,