lupin iii

Full Trailer For The Live Action Lupin III Movie

This looks like a riot. [youtube][/youtube] Translating this kind of elastic, super-stylish manga or anime into live action takes a certain sensibility, but I think Ryuhei Kitamura has the right taste. I hope he also brings the craftsmanship too. There are no obvious English-language release plans as yet but we'll at least be able to […]

First Look Footage From The Live Action Lupin III Movie

Here's a brief TV spot for Lupin III, Ryuhei Kitamura style I guess it's not just Entertainment Tonight that can travesty movie footage with an over abundance of captions and voice over.[dailymotion][/dailymotion]Yes, that was the old-faithful laser grid there[...]

Two Anime Trailers – New Movies For Lupin III And Doraemon

Firstly, let's look at the Lupin III movie I understand it's more of a spin-off than a direct sequel or remake or any such thing, but it's not entirely clear how...[youtube][/youtube]Not quite as friendly as the late-70s Miyazaki version, is it? Looks intriguing though.Much softer is this trailer for Stand By Me Doraemon, a new[...]

First Look At The Live Action Characters Of Lupin III‏

Lupin III is the Japanese equivalent of Raffles, I suppose, with a dash of James Bond He's the grandson of Arsene Lupin, star of French caper novels To date, the best known Lupin III adventure in the West is most likely The Castle of Cagliostro, directed by a pre-Ghibli Hayao Miyazaki.Now a live action version[...]

Ryuhei Kitamura Directing New Live-Action Lupin III Movie, Cast Revealed‏

There was a press conference today to officially announce the director and cast of a new Lupin III movie, another caper for the leading gentleman thief in all of manga.This is far from the first adaptation of the Monkey Punch strip, with a TV anime just this year, a popular one from Hayao Miyazaki in[...]