It was announced on Thursday that a live-action film based on Shuuzou Oshimi's psychological manga Aku no Hana is in the works by Happinet and NTT Plala. The film is scheduled to open next year.
Director: Noboru Iguchi (Prison School live-action)
Script: Mari Okada (Sayonara no Asa ni Yakusoku no Hana wo Kazarou)
Production: Phantom Film
Distribution: Kadokawa Daiei Studio
Aku no Hana serialized in Bessatsu Shounen Magazine from September 2009 to May 2014; compiling into 11 volumes. A 13-episode anime adaptation was produced by Zexcs was broadcast in Spring 2013, with a simulcast provided by Crunchyroll.
Yen Press publishes the series in omnibus format for North America and the fourth book was shipped last last month. Sentai Filmworks released the anime on Blu-ray and DVD in July 2014.