Written by: Hiroya Oku, Yûsuke Watanabe
Cast: Kenichi Matsuyama, Kazunari Ninomiya, Yuriko Yoshitaka
Music by: Kenji Kawai
What is it about live action film adaptations that are just so inferior to their original counterpart?
Without even including anything directed by Uwe Boll, I bet you can easily name five bad live action films that were adapted from either a video game, a book, an anime, or the like. It’s not difficult, is it? I can personally name five films simply from the last few years: Hitman, Dragonball: Evolution, The Last Airbender, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, and A Series of Unfortunate Events. Now, I bet you can’t do the same for good live action film adaptations, can you? Off the top of my head now, I can give small kudos to films like Harry Potter, the original Resident Evil, and the original Spiderman. The point