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REVIEW: ‘GHOST IN THE SHELL’

So GHOST IN THE SHELL opens this weekend, and I’ll say right off the jump, I wish I had better things to say about it.

GHOST IN THE SHELL has been one of a handful of movies lately that has been under fire for whitewashing in Hollywood. In this case, Asians. But, me, being an Asian-American and a fan of the source material, I ended up being okay with the casting for reasons I mentioned previously on this site. And I have been really looking forward to this movie, especially considering how much of a fan I am of the creator, Masamune Shirow.

But as for the whitewashing, I’ll get into that later.

As for the movie itself? Well, I can best describe it as, “meh”. Continue reading REVIEW: ‘GHOST IN THE SHELL’

Watch the First 5 Minutes of ‘GHOST IN THE SHELL’ Now!

So it’s no secret that the upcoming live-action adaptation of GHOST IN THE SHELL has been under fire for the latest episode of whitewashing in Hollywood. Well, looks like the Studios are definitely conscious of this because the UK arm of Paramount has released the first 5 minutes over Twitter.

Check it out below! Continue reading Watch the First 5 Minutes of ‘GHOST IN THE SHELL’ Now!