What You Need to Know:
- It has been announced that Mamoru Oshii's "Ghost in the Shell" - one of the most prestigious, globally popular, and exciting anime movies ever made - will hit theaters as a 4k remastered version on September 17, 2021 in both Japan and the United States.
- "Ghost in the Shell" is a sci-fi anime movie with a fascinating heroine, dynamic action sequences, stunning visuals, and a universal theme about "the essence of humanity". It has been well-known all over the world since 1995 when it hit theaters for the first time. Many creators have been influenced by its distinctive style over the years.
- For this release, the 4K remastered version of "Ghost in the Shell" will be unveiled in IMAX theaters. By using 4K high-resolution images instead of the original's 35mm film, small touches like the texture of hand-drawn lines, background details, and subtle color differences in darkly lit scenes will be depicted more vividly than in the past.
- In reaction to this announcement, Mamoru Oshii published a comment: "Fortunately, this anime has been revived and updated with modern technology. I am happy to watch the updated version in this era. I'd be more than happy if all fans enjoy watching it!"
Source: Movie Official Website
Ghost in the Shell is always awesome, no matter what!
I can't wait to watch it! I'll have to go over the old version to see the differences!