Is ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Hollywood’s first great anime to live-action adaptation? Listen to hear what we thought in our movie review of Scarlett Johansson‘s latest sci-fi action film on iTunes or YouTube.
‘Ghost In The Shell’ is a 2017 American science fiction action film based on the Japanese manga of the same name by Masamune Shirow. It is directed by Rupert Sanders and stars Scarlett Johansson as ‘The Major’. Set in the near future where the line between humans and robots is becoming blurred, the plot follows a woman who has her brain placed in a cyborg body to become the perfect soldier, and who yearns to learn of her past.
The film was written by Jamie Moss, William Wheeler and Ehren Kruger and also stars Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, Chin Han and Juliette Binoche.