What You Need to Know:
- Hurricane Polymer is 1974 science-fiction Action Hero anime produced by Tatsunoko Productions. It followed in the footsteps of the original Casshern and Gatchaman while adding comedy elements. It tells the story of Takeshi Yoroi, who obtains the crimson red polymer suit after losing his job, and uses it to fight crime, using the powerful Hurricane Fist martial arts.
- It has been announced that Junpei Mizobata will star in a live-action adaptation, which is coming to theaters May 2017. Mikie Hara, Yuki Yamada, Yurina Yanagi have also been cast alongside Mizobata.
- Koichi Sakamoto is set to direct the film, with Shinsuke Oonichi in charge of the script.
- Check out the promotional images below!
Source: Animate Times*
1974? I wonder why they decided to adapt such an old anime into a live-action film.
Another live action adaptation... No way this will be good.
Let's give it a chance! At least wait for a PV.