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Yasuomi Umetsu’s “A Kite” to be Remade into a Live-Action Film
A Kite, the anime cult classic by the Yasuomi Umetsu, also known as Yasuomi Umezu, is reported to be remade into a live-action film by Hollywood. David R. Ellis (Shark Night 3D, Final Destination 2, The Final Destination) will be directing the film, while Anant Singh and Brian Cox, from Distant Horizon are co-producing the film together with Moises Cosio and Alejandro Saevich from Detalle Films. Casting is already underway and the producers hope to go into production in January 2012.
Spoilers for the film summary under the cut.
This is going to end up just like the live-action Akira.