Tag: Rurouni Kenshin

FUNimation reveals trailer for Rurouni Kenshin Trilogy

FUNimation has revealed the trailer for the U.S. release of the popular Rurouni Kenshin film trilogy starring Takeru Sato, Emi Takei, Munetaka Aoki, and Yu Aoi. The films will screen in select theaters nationwide with a home video release to follow. Rurouni Kenshin: Origins – August 8, 9 & 10 Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno – …

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Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno (Film Review)

Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno Review by Jen Wang The red-haired wanderer is back, and so are the demons of the past. The second live-action adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin covers the infamous Kyoto Arc, bringing to life Himura Kenshin’s most formidable opponent, Makoto Shishio (an unrecognizable Tatsuya Fujiwara). The former assassin is plotting to take down …

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Rurouni Kenshin – Kyoto Inferno (trailer)

Takeru Sato stars in this year’s sequel to the 2012 live-action adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin.

Rurouni Kenshin (live-action) (Review)

Rurouni Kenshin Review by Jen Wang Rurouni Kenshin is, in one word, nostalgic.  On the surface, it is an adaptation of a manga and anime many grew up reading and watching. However, instead of just being a 3-D reenactment, it is a samurai film that evokes Akira Kurosawa’s works and Zatoichi.  The opening scene especially …

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