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Director:
Writers:
Hiroya Oku (manga)
Yûsuke Watanabe (screenplay)
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Release Date:
29 January 2011 (Japan) See more »
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Plot:
After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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(44 articles)
User Reviews:
Great Adaptation of the Anime See more (24 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Kazunari Ninomiya ... Kei Kurono

Ken'ichi Matsuyama ... Masaru Kato
Yuriko Yoshitaka ... Tae Kojima
Kanata Hongô ... Joichiro Nishi
Natsuna ... Megumi Kishimoto
Tomorowo Taguchi ... Yoshikazu Suzuki

Takayuki Yamada ... Masamitsu Shigeta
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kensuke Chisaka ... Ayumu Kato
Yûko Genkaku
Mukau Nakamura
Shun'ya Shiraishi ... Hiroto Sakurai
Aoi Tatsumi
Ayako Yoshitani
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Directed by
Shinsuke Sato 
 
Writing credits
Hiroya Oku (manga)

Yûsuke Watanabe (screenplay)

Produced by
John Culton .... live producer
Nadine Christine Hamdan .... production: Live US Simulcast (as Nadine C. Hamdan)
Hiroshi Miyazaki .... supervising executive producer
Takahiro Satô .... producer
 
Original Music by
Kenji Kawai 
 
Cinematography by
Taro Kawazu (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Tsuyoshi Imai 
 
Casting by
Yume Minamidani 
 
Production Design by
Yasuaki Harada 
 
Special Effects by
Yoshikazu Ishii .... special effects assistant
Makoto Kamiya .... special effects supervisor
 
Visual Effects by
Masaki Oeda .... vfx assistant supervisor
Masaki Oeda .... vfx production manager
 
Stunts
Yuka Hino .... stunts
 
Casting Department
Kazuyuki Murayama .... extras casting
 
Other crew
Rosemary Dean .... english subtitles
Tetsuro Shimauchi .... english subtitles
 

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Runtime:
130 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
The first song in the credits is in German. The lyrics consist only of the four words "Kämpfe gegen die Aliens!" ("Fight against the aliens!").See more »
Movie Connections:
Version of "Gantz" (2004)See more »

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14 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Great Adaptation of the Anime, 18 February 2011
Author: Mister E from United States

I actually don't like film adaptations of anime, there's something crazy about trying to follow a series that's roughly 12 hours in length down to a suitable movie format of 1.5 to 3 hrs. What surprised me about the film adaptation of Gantz, is how well they adapted the idea of getting transported to a room relentlessly by a alien sphere to fight aliens shortly after your own death, instead of simply trying trying to mash the plot into a shorter format. They kept most of the aliens, but changed a lot to the series which is pretty refreshing after it had been out for five years. Also, the film is just as brutal and violent as it is in the anime, maybe even more so with the film's added realism.

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