Live-action 'Gintama' brings out best in
Jakarta PostLive-action 'Gintama' brings out best in mangaJakarta PostOne samurai, Sakata Gintoki (played by Shun Oguri), used to fight against the invaders and was feared as “a vicious white demon.” But the protagonist has replaced his real sword with a wooden sword while running a general store in Edo (now Tokyo) and ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 2:31 am
Live-action Gintama a scattershot movie made
The Straits TimesLive-action Gintama a scattershot movie made for fansThe Straits TimesThe story: The film is set in an alternate reality in which late Edo-era Japan has been conquered by aliens called Amanto (literally, sky people), who have outlawed the carrying of swords. The devil-may-care samurai Gintoki Sakata (Shun Oguri), nerdy ...
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 2:02 pm
"Gintama" Live-Action Film Has
Crunchyroll News"Gintama" Live-Action Film Has Sold 1.3 Million Tickets in 11 DaysCrunchyroll NewsTheatergoers will be allowed to wear silver or red wigs and glasses (full-cosplay and naked are forbidden) and to bring chemical light sticks and musical instruments. A newly-filmed special talk session footage by Shun Oguri (Gintoki Sakata), Masaki ...
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 3:06 am
Japan Box Office: "Gintama" Still
Crunchyroll NewsJapan Box Office: "Gintama" Still Going Strong in Its 2nd WeekendCrunchyroll NewsThe Shun Oguri (Lupin The Third, Nobunaga Concerto)-starring film was released on 335 screens across Japan on July 14, then easily crossed the one million mark in admissions only in eight days. Its total domestic gross to date is an impressive 1.7 ...
Posted on 24 July 2017 | 7:58 pm
Time-Traveling Slacker Conquers Japan in
Crunchyroll NewsTime-Traveling Slacker Conquers Japan in "Nobunaga Concerto"Crunchyroll NewsThere is also a 2016 live-action Nobunaga Concerto film starring Shun Oguri, but neither this movie nor the original manga have been released in an official English language version in North America. The manga is still on-going in Japan, so whether ...
Posted on 23 July 2017 | 12:17 pm
Mystery man reshapes Lady of the Dynasty
Japanese actor Oguri Shun and Hollywood star John Lone (The Last Emperor) joined the cast to give the film international appeal. Kwak was soon fired, and the foreign actors were axed. Liu says Kwak was "arrogant" and "distorted" history. He cites as an ...
Posted on 6 August 2015 | 4:51 am
Koide Keisuke to Become Band Man in The
Actor Koide Keisuke is going to make his debut as a singer. Born from Oguri Shun's first directed movie "Surely Someday", the band "Takumi with Surely Stars" is going to have Koide as their vocalist to sing the theme song of the movie "Surely Someday".
Posted on 13 July 2015 | 10:00 am
Arashi's new single to be the theme song for
The drama will star Ikuta Toma, Oguri Shun and Ueno Juri and to air in Japan on January 16. Ikuta who is good friends with Arashi spoke out about the theme song. He said, "As the theme of this drama is 'feel for others', I am glad that my old friends ...
Posted on 13 January 2015 | 1:38 am
LUPIN THE THIRD: Kitamura Delivers
Oguri Shun akes the lead role as the gentlemen thief with the supporting cast boasting the likes of Asano Tadanobu, Tamayama Tetsuji, Ayano Go and Kuroki Meisa but enough of slinging the names around, just take a look at the trailer below.
Posted on 26 June 2014 | 6:20 am
Hongki poses with Japanese actor Oguri Shun
F.T Island's Hongki posed with popular Japanese actor Oguri Shun (whom most may know from 'Hana Yori Dango,' or Japan's 'Boys Over Flowers') for the third volume of 'AJ' magazine. This magazine allows stars all over Asia to collaborate and work together ...
Posted on 24 April 2014 | 5:19 am