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Posts Tagged ‘akira’

Warners Akira remake project eyes directors

April 3rd, 2017 by Dave Bowling Comments

sighs; bangs head against brick wall; repeat to fade

Warners want Fast & Furious’ Justin Lin to direct Akira live-action movie…

June 28th, 2016 by Marc Comments

Warner Bros have said that they want Fast & Furious and Star Trek: Beyond’s director Justin Lin to helm the Akira live-action movie remake… oh, yes!

Could Christopher Nolan’s mysterious 2017 movie be the first part of an Akira trilogy?

September 14th, 2015 by Marc 1 Comment

We’ll not lie… we actually think this is a promising idea

Akira Gets New Writer In Daredevil Season 2 Showrunner

June 9th, 2015 by Todd Black Comments

Ready to speed along?

WATCH: Test footage from live-action Akira film

March 22nd, 2015 by Saxon Comments

Including a look at the bomb crater and Kaneda’s Motorcycle…

Akira live-action movie in trouble? Again.

March 9th, 2015 by Marc Comments

Neo-Tokyo may be in trouble once more…

Akira remake gets a writer. Again

July 21st, 2014 by Marc Comments

Get ready to return to Neo-Tokyo, or Neo-New York or Neo-LA or some such…

WATCH: Oliver retro-reviews Akira

June 20th, 2014 by Marc Comments

Oliver is back and this week he’s looking at the movie that introduced an entire generation to anime… Akira

WATCH: Fan-made Akira trailer will leave you wanting more…

May 12th, 2014 by Marc Comments

Is this as close as we’ll ever get to an Akira live-action movie? to be fair, it’s close enough…

WATCH: Trailer for the 25th anniversary Blu-ray release of Akira

November 14th, 2013 by Edwin Torres Jr Comments

25 years? Feeling old yet?

FEATURE: FTN’s Movie Wish List

January 21st, 2013 by Zack Mandell Comments

Our new writer Zack Mandell looks at a number of films that he thinks need to be made or in some cases re-booted

Martin Eden’s Manga Recommendations!

July 23rd, 2012 by Marc 1 Comment

Spandex creator Martin Eden’s first column for Following the Nerd sifts through the madness and breaks down what is currently getting him giddy in the wonderful world of the brilliant and bizarre known simply as… Manga!

Kebbell spills the beans on Akira remake that never was. Phew.

March 28th, 2012 by Marc Comments

The Akira remake was all but started – twice – Toby Kebbell, favourite for the Tetsuo role, talks refreshingly honestly about the reamake and, em, why it would have sucked…

Akira production to shut down?

January 6th, 2012 by bash Comments

One of the most on/off movies in history and one of the most can’t wait/hope it’s never made too… is the US Akira remake on the ropes. Again?