The Ghost in the Ghost - lareviewofbooks
lareviewofbooksThe Ghost in the GhostlareviewofbooksRupert Sanders's new film Ghost in the Shell, based on the 1995 cult classic anime of the same name by Mamoru Oshii, based on the manga by Shirow Masamune, and following a long line of cinematic cyber-fiction from Blade Runner to Ex Machina, extends ...Dazzling 'Ghost in the Shell' lost in translationShanghai Daily (subscription)A film's modern remake takes too much from originalThe Lafayette (blog)'Ghost in the Shell' whitewashing and Hollywood's Asian problemgulfnews.comScreen International -AppsforPCdailyall 48 news articles »
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 12:10 pm
Ghost in the Shell beloved in Japan, despite
PolygonGhost in the Shell beloved in Japan, despite box office blowout in the WestPolygonMamoru Oshii directed the animated Ghost in the Shell, which is set in a futuristic version of Tokyo and as such features a primarily Japanese cast of characters. When asked last month whether he, too, was disappointed that Hollywood put American ...'Ghost in the Shell' Gets Thumbs Up in Japan, But is Still in Box Office TroubleTheWrapAll shell, little ghostAsia TimesJapanese audiences praise Ghost in the Shell remake and are happy with Scarlett Johansson's castingFlickering Myth (blog)RocketNews24 -Screen Rant -Yahoo Movies -Bustleall 125 news articles »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 12:37 pm
Dueling Metropoles: Comparing Niihama from
Film School RejectsDueling Metropoles: Comparing Niihama from Oshii's 'Ghost in the Shell' with Hong KongFilm School RejectsA pause: before you start angry tweeting me, I know Ghost in the Shell is a Japanese film set in Japan, but when making the film, director Mamoru Oshii used Hong Kong as his visual inspiration for the fictional city of Niihama, even going so far as to ...Ghost In The Shell: 15 Reasons Why It's Better Than The Original AnimeCBR (blog)Ghost in the Shell is all shell, no ghostChicago Reader'Ghost in the Shell' is full of confusionAshland Daily TidingsWoburn Daily Times -Los Angeles Times -The Michigan Daily -CBC.caall 260 news articles »
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 2:01 pm
We'll Keep Hounding You Until You Spot The
moviepilot.comWe'll Keep Hounding You Until You Spot The Cutest Mamoru Oshii Easter Egg In The 'Ghost In The Shell' Remakemoviepilot.comHowever, that's not the only reason why Batou's beloved basset hound receives so much screen time in Ghost In The Shell. As the director of both the original Ghost In The Shell and its sequel too, Mamoru Oshii's influence on the franchise is incomparable.'Ghost in the Shell': These Movies Stole Its Thunder Years AgoHollywood Reporter'Ghost in the Shell' has flopped at the box office but are charges of whitewashing to blame?MarketWatchReview: Dazzling 'Ghost in the Shell' is lost in translationNorthwest HeraldFilm School Rejects -Bustleall 333 news articles »
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 9:13 am
Is Scarlett Johansson's casting in Ghost In
MetroIs Scarlett Johansson's casting in Ghost In The Shell whitewashing?MetroSet in the fictional Japanese city of Niihama, aka New Port City, it was made by Japanese filmmaker Mamoru Oshii, with Japanese characters, in a distinct Japanese setting, created with traditionally Japanese animation techniques. Its creator, Masamune ...Lost in TranslationThe Ringer (blog)The Whitewashing in 'Ghost in the Shell' Is Even Worse Than We ThoughtComplex'Ghost in the Shell': Why It's So Hard to Get the Anime Classic RightHollywood ReporterThe Guardian -Daily Beastall 607 news articles »
Posted on 30 March 2017 | 8:49 am
Mamoru Oshii's GARM WARS: THE LAST DRUID
Arc Entertainment have acquired the North American rights for Mamoru Oshii's action sci-fi thriller Garm Wars: The Last Druid. They plan to release the film in cinemas and on VOD on October 2nd. The planet Annwn, inhabited by the Garm, is engaged in ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 4:02 am
ARC Entertainment Acquires U.S. Rights to
Deadline reports that ARC Entertainment has acquired U.S. rights to Garm Wars: The Last Druid, Mamoru Oshii's action-sci-fi thriller 15 years in the making, shot with English dialog in Canada then image processed by Production I.G Inc. and a Canadian team.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:31 am
ARC acquires new sci-fi yarn starring
The action-sci-fi-thriller “Garm Warms : The Last Druid”, helmed by “Ghost in the Shell” helmer Mamoru Oshii, has been picked up by ARC Entertainment. The flick features a variety of known genre stars, including Kevin Durand (“Lost”) and Lance ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 3:02 pm
Garm Wars: The Last Druid Casts Spell on the
Mamoru Oshii’s Garm Wars: The Last Druid is coming to the United States courtesy of ARC Entertainment and we have all your details right here. Read on for the skinny! ARC Entertainment has acquired US rights to the action-sci-fi thriller GARM WARS ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 9:39 am
Garm Wars Lands a Deal
The newest film from visionary anime director Mamoru Oshii has just been acquired for stateside distribution this fall. Garm Wars: The Last Druid features Lance Henriksen and Kevin Durand in a post-apocalyptic, cyber-dystopian future that is filled with ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:00 pm