Live-Action Akira Remake Script Surprisingly Faithful to the Original

Ever since Warner Bros. announced its plans to remake the 1988 anime Akira » 11/10/08 12:12pm 11/10/08 12:12pm as a pair of live-action films, fans have been understandably nervous. Although Katsuhiro Otomo, the creator of both the original manga and its animated adaptation, is on board as the film’s executive producer, some fear that Hollywood will…