Rated PG for sci-fi monster violence, brief language and momentary smoking.
Saturday, December 11, 2010
Star Blazers Live Action Movie
Here are a pair of trailers for Space Battleship Yamato, the new Japanese live action adaptation of the classic 1974 anime space opera. (An edited version aired in the U.S. in 1979 as Star Blazers.)
The year is 2199, and the Earth has been under radioactive siege from extraterrestrials known as the Gamilas for five years. The Earth's surviving population has moved underground to escape the bombardment, but the contamination is slowly penetrating to reach them. The last space battleship of the exhausted Earth Defense Forces, Yamato, sets out on a journey to Iscandar, a planet located in the Large Magellanic Cloud, to acquire a device that can heal the ravaged Earth before it is too late ...
Star Blazers Live Action Movie 2010 Teaser Trailer
Space Battleship Yamato theatrical trailer - feat. Steven Tyler's "Love Lives"
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