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Akira Casting Becomes Cavalcade Of Brunette White Boys

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Warner is reportedly happy with Steve Kloves' (who wrote seven of the Harry Potter scripts) rewrite of the Akira script and have sent it out to their top choices to play Tetsuo and Kaneda.

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Akira’s Kaneda is… James Franco?

It looks like the live-action US adaptation of Akira may have found it's Kaneda.

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Live-action Akira Movie To Disappoint Two Continents

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Has there been one live-action adaptation of an Anime property that has been halfway decent.

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Zac Efron and Morgan Freeman in Akira?

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Warner Brothers and the Hughes Brothers (From Hell, The Book of Eli) are adapting Akira, specifically the first three volumes.

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Warner Brothers Trying To Adapt “Akira”, Actually Has a Good Idea

Otaku have been freaking out for years over the news that Warner Brothers might dare, dare, to touch their precious "Akira", as if it were "Citizen Kane" instead of just an okay movie.


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