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Warner To Produce Live Action Movie of Light Novel All You Need Is Kill

by dtshyk
Apr 6, 2010 7:48 PM | 17 Comments
According to Cinema Today, Warner Bros. acquired the movie license of Sakurazaka Hiroshi's novel All You Need is Kill from VIZ Media. The scenario writer is Dante Harper and the production will start in 2011.

Source: Cinema Today

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I've never heard of the novel (and its Engrish title. And only felt any interest in it at all when I read the words "Yoshitoshi ABe".) so I am more than willing to give this film a go. Probably won't be good, but I also plan on watching Eclipse, so y'know.

Jun 4, 2010 7:31 AM by Smochi

Novel: great
Movie: cool
By Warner: Meeeeh. - Don't want a hollywood mainstreamisation...they probably just want to make an effect orgy out of it ...and maybe in 3D too...

Jun 2, 2010 2:50 PM by Gladius

fertygo said:
yeah we need to kill all of the retarded hollywood minions like this one.

Apr 8, 2010 2:15 AM by thepapercut

yeah we need to kill all of the retarded hollywood minions like this one.

Apr 7, 2010 5:37 PM by fertygo


Apr 7, 2010 2:46 PM by Kurini

can't wait to see it cause i'm an action fan

Apr 7, 2010 9:16 AM by Mr_Gutts

OMG awesome! I've only just recently bought this novel, it sounds really good and I look forward to seeing a movie of it..but not by Warner Bros. D:

Apr 7, 2010 5:43 AM by YamiLoire

The novel sounds very interesting...

But I hate live action movies D:

Apr 7, 2010 2:38 AM by -Eva-

This is gonna be CG heavy T_T
I'm only on page 28.

Apr 7, 2010 2:23 AM by pitman

Warner brothers gonna fuck it up!

Apr 7, 2010 1:35 AM by thepapercut

The synopsis doesn't sound that special, but I guess its HOW they show it not what they show.

Apr 7, 2010 1:21 AM by -Naami-

Was a pretty interesting novel. I'd probably be willing to see a live action release if it's anything like the original. Most of the interesting portions are the mental developments though, so it should be interesting to see how Warner Bros goes about adapting this.

Apr 6, 2010 10:58 PM by LemonLyme

Sounds great, wish they just stick to the manga's story and plot. It's only one novel. Don't make a script, please >_<

Apr 6, 2010 10:52 PM by BlackAssassin

Sounds good but damn Hollywood. They've got to come up with original scripts of their own.

Apr 6, 2010 10:40 PM by AlexSadist-sama

Wow. The novel sounds very interesting.

Apr 6, 2010 9:46 PM by JadeMatrix

Interesting. The premise is similar to the manga L∞p. But will it turn out well? :/

Apr 6, 2010 8:01 PM by SoujimiSatori

Wait, is this related to Blame in any way?

Apr 6, 2010 8:00 PM by Deserada

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