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Speed Grapher is an anime series, here is Netflix’s description of it: A former war photographer meets a beautiful girl whose powers unlock a secret within him: Whenever he takes a picture of something, it explodes. Initiate scathing review of what is clearly a ludicrous show in 3… 2… 1…

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Movies

Bloody Disgusting is reporting that the Leonardo DiCaprio produced  live action version of Akira has died a slow death in Pre-Pro Hell. “Akira” originated in 1988 as a manga and then as an animated film co-written and directed by Katsuhiro Otomo. The story was set in a neon-lit futuristic post-nuclear war “New Tokyo” in 2019 where a teen biker gang member is subjected to a government experiment which unleashes his latent powers. The gang’s leader must find a way to stop the ensuing swathe of destruction. The film was to be a two-part film of epic proportions, but unless Warner

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AnimeTop Cow

FUNimation Entertainment sent Major Spoilers a quick note to let everyone know that the first episode of the Witchblade – The Anime Series can be viewed for free from iTunes.  The series, based on the Top Cow property is the first U.S. comic to be made into an anime series, and takes the bearer of the Witchblade into the future. Masane Amaha is a woman on the fringe of society, bouncing rootless from town to town with no memory of the past and no clue as to what the future holds. Upon her return to Tokyo, chance and circumstance conspire

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