There's a movie adaptation of Star Blazers ahead of us. David Ellison, Christopher McQuarrie and Josh C. Kline intend indeed to produce a movie based on the popular 1979 science-fiction animated TV series. And Christopher McQuarrie (who wrote the script of Valkyrie) will pen the screenplay.
"The Star Blazers movie is a space opera, involving alien invasions, the near extinction of the human race, and a last dash journey through space to save the planet."
For those who don't know, Star Blazers is the US version of the Japanese anime series Space Battleship Yamato. A quite awesome animated space opera, here's the original opening of Star Blazers, the animated series:
A Japanese movie adaptation of Space Battleship Yamato has recently been released in Japan. It does look good, but well I could but welcome Hollywood's take on the story. Here's the movie trailer of the Japanese Star Blazers movie:
Star Blazers - Space Battleship Yamato
Stay tuned with us for more information about the Star Blazers movie!