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    anybody knows if they'd announce Gantz: part1 dvd release? I know there were navigate (making of) DVD for part1 and part 2, also dvd for the director's cut of the TV special "Another Gantz" but not...
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    LOL. i don't think they meant that. just picking up little bits and pieces of reviews about the human drama element but i don't think it meant the aliens caused the disasters. i might be wrong..
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    just read some Perfect Answer reviews. Overall it sounds good, maybe better than the 1st part. They mentioned the ending is relevant to what's happening in Japan currently.
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    haven't watched it but Damura probably right. From some promo that I saw, there's a new character (journalist) who knows about the other characters backstory. Never before seen screen-caps of Nishi...
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    ^none that i know of gnut. the premiere in Japan is on 23rd April and the publicity is pretty low key this time around. i think they did planned to have another american premiere but after the quake...
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    I just watched it yesterday. The 3 language subtitle aren't as distracting as you said. The translator took liberty with the English translation which is probably dubbing dialogues instead of actual...
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    ^ I think its the screening for the 1st movie. Malaysia/Singapore screenings are usually in the original language of the movie. I'll be in Malaysia to catch Gantz. Too bad Singapore delayed the...
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    it would be entertaining for me to laugh at the fail an awkwardness for sure, but only after I see it with original voices first.
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    I don't mind the lips not matching but the voice actor totally failed in matching the emotions. The scream is just a scream for the sake of screaming. In other words, it was flat. Acting skills are...
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    you can't be serious right Charlie?
    I just saw the dubbed teaser for the 2nd part Perfect Answer. The voice acting was absolutely horrible. The voice totally didn't match the urgency and intensity...
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    ^its not the case of no one bothered, but no Japanese rip uploaded yet. Unless somebody from Viz ripped it themselves from the SanFran screening like someone did with the dubbed version...
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    I was not that impressed with Death Note because it was comic like (almost hammy) and I had quite high expectation for it. The movie utilizes the original plot wisely but I'm not fond of the "feel"...
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    yup. they missed the opportunity to make it a solid mind blowing movie instead a pop-corn flick. on the positive side, people still think its a good adaptation and is pretty entertaining. Gantz is...
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    ^Yes they are doing an American Death Note. They've announced the director but no words on casts yet. There are still rumors about Efron as Light though.

    Most Japan people who has watched Gantz...
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    Gantz topped the weekend box office numbers in Japan 3 weeks in a row and they might get 4th consecutive week as well with no major movie release this weekend. Source:...
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    ^nope. asians playing asian characters are always better. when i'm referring to kurono's badassery it doesn't really mean physically but skills and attitude. kurono's change from from a clumsy...
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    Kurono reactions for his feelings to Kishimoto was very interesting but i've figured out they'll drop it with the age change.
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    Katou is shit poor to spend money on hair wax. That's the simplest reason. Also most Japanese men who has that hairstyle can be mistaken as Yakuza or a member of EXILE.
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    ^could be they are making Kei not to be a natural born badass as the manga or they screwed up the pacing of the story.

    i'm checking out imdb ratings statistic on the movie and it looks pretty...
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    ^that's the beauty of that "clumsy" showdown. the moment kei first discovered he is badass
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    still haven't watched the movie but I have watched the Hollywood premiere interview. The actors said the action for the first part was nothing compared to the 2nd installment. That could explain why...
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    ^Saw this at New People site: http://www.newpeopleworld.com/films/films-2-2011/
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    geez XD. a hard pleasing crowd. the girl is a natural born hotness, nuff said.

    Gantz topped the box office weekend opening.
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    you want it to be the other Kei? XD
    well, i have some if you're interested:paperbag

    @tonyyao82: Natsuna is sizzling hot. No question about it.:hurr
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    Not anytime soon but probably in spring. Thailand getting a March release while Singapore & Malaysia in April.

    Hopefully there's a subs option available for English speaking countries. The...
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    ^according to this: http://www.oricon.co.jp/news/movie/84114/full/, they have confirmed releases for 21 countries and Canada one of it
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    ^imdb is full of trolls. a fact.
    the never ending whining of no boobs, no rape blablabla..

    a lot of the professional reviews gave on average a 60-75% grade. not amazing but not bad. i still have...
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    pretty proud that most of what i've speculated for the first movie actually came true. will restrain myself for the 2nd part :amuse
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    exactly. other turn-offs are the rapes or how Oku treated the rape victims. the art is also not to my liking.

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    on topic, i think based on the reviews i can safely say the movie is well made....
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    i like the manga but not crazy for it enough to be a fan.
    how could someone who hasn't seen the movie would know they liked it or not? i liked the idea of Gantz being made into live action so i...
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    nope. I really enjoyed reading Gantz but there's something off about it that made me not a fan.

    they kept promoting how expensive the suits and gadgets were...
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    ^glad to hear that. i like the whole Gantz concept but i'm not a fan. Anime/manga adaptations rarely meet expectations especially knowing from the start they would clean it up for the sake of general...
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    LALALALALALALA. DON'T WANNA CLICK THE SPOILERS


    based on the reviews, i'm probably going to be disappointed by the movie not fulfilling its potential to be mind-phuck but it sounds entertaining...
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    Kishimoto did die while trying to save Katou. Her body didn't melt or get decapitated though.
    I definitely saw Nishi with a group of people shooting at the Gantz hunters in the gantz room so we'll...
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    From what I'm reading, aside from the bad dubbing job, it was a good movie.
    A lot of people enjoyed it and some of the manga fans actually said it was almost perfect:


    Here's a professional...
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    Could be. The Shinjiku massacre feels eerily familiar. Not exactly the same but it remind us of real life mass murder like V-Tech or Akihabara massacre. Tragedy similar to that need a whole movie to...
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    ^Karou and Izumi Katou and Kurono aren't rivals in the manga but it is not impossible they will be in the movie. I did saw them fighting against each other in the making. it might be some...
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    ^Kurono himself never thought Izumi as a rival but Izumi is the one who has that mindset. To Kurono, Izumi is just another player with exceptional skills. He never took the time to include Izumi in...
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    like what you said, Izumi made the mission interesting but he's not the main cause of Kurono growth but a "plot device"/character that triggers it. Not saying he is not important or uninteresting but...
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    As much as I like Izumi and thinks he is bad-ass, get over him people. Gantz stars are Kurono, Kato and Nishi. Oku hates him for stealing the thunder off his main babies heroes.

    @A_N_G_E_L, you...
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    I agree. His role can easily be taken over by other more important characters. But he is one really juicy plot device. Its possible Izumi was not Oku's brainchild that's why he hated him.
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    ^Oku the one who approves the trolling. He did make the guy unrealistically made up looking like a black gaijin on a murderous rampage. Aside from that bit, personally I love Izumi's arc. I don't get...
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    Malaysia will be releasing it on 7 April. Check out Golden Screen Cinemas site.

    Official (japan) DVD release usually take months and movie fansub group prefer working with DVD rips. It will...
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    ^ maybe XD. who can resist free t-shirts and hot Japanese stars in the flesh.

    Not just pre-orders. Their movie tickets are basically more expensive than the rest of the world. The pre-order...
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    ^ good luck! i bet they are flooded with thousands of entries for the event.
    i want some freebies too.. the japanese has pre-orders ticket sales that comes with postcards or keychains but their...
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    ^ they are giving away free t-shirts to those attending the premiere at Chinese theater Hollywood. only 400 seats for the screening available by draw.



    So the stars are coming over to the...
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    AGAIN, I was talking about the premiere and you failed to read that. Releasing a dub version for THE PREMIERE is not a great idea and I'm not going to repeat myself again why it is so.

    Honey and...
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    LOL. Obviously, since a majority of foreign language films released in other countries throughout the world besides America (and a few countries) have been enjoying subs all these while. dubbing is...
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    ^They didn't announce the actor for Izumi so he might not be in the film. I theorized before that he might not be in the film at all because his scenes as seen in the making and trailer, were taken...
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    Mainstream audience don't mind watching subs especially live actions. I remember Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon was released with subs FIRST and then it was dubbed. Most of the people attending Gantz...
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