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8 Great Anime Movies Available Streaming

Anime is great, but most people are familiar with anime TV series like One Piece or Dragon Ball Z. This list is about anime movies that you can enjoy right now on streaming services. Enjoy!

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Say Anything And 9 Other Excellent 80s Movies On Hulu Right Now

'80s movies are all the rage these days, and Hulu has a great selection available right now.

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12 Movies To Stream If You Like The Matrix

Take a journey further down the rabbit hole of some great dystopian thrillers

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One Of Seth Rogen's Movie Characters Apparently Has A Movie Reference Tattoo We Missed
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The Akira Movie Is Still Happening, But Possibly Without Taika Waititi

This movie has been in development hell for nearly two decades.

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Taika Waititi Explains The Delay In The Akira Movie

The Thor: Love and Thunder director explains why his anime adaptation will extend its stay in development hell for a little longer.

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Why Does The Akira Movie Keep Running Into Production Problems?

Since the idea for a live-action Akira was birthed in Hollywood, it's been plagued with problems.

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There’s A Casting Notice For Taika Waititi’s Akira, Is It Not On Hold After All?
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Could Anime Adaptations Succeed Where Video Game Movies Have Failed?

Hollywood doesn't have the best history adapting anime, but with several big-name adaptations in development, anime movies could succeed in a way video game movies have yet to.

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Taika Waititi's Akira Movie Has Been Put On Hold

The Thor: Ragnarok director's return for Thor 4 extracts a heavy toll as the long-in-development anime adaptation gets kicked further down the road.

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John Wick: Chapter 4 Just Got Some Major Opening Weekend Competition

Just days after the release date for John Wick 4 was announced, a formidable contender has appeared to share the weekend billing.

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What's Happening With The Live Action Akira Movie, According To Taika Waititi

Take Waititi is the latest director to be attached to the live action Akira movie, and he's given an update on what's happening with the project.

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Who Taika Waititi Would Cast In An Akira Movie

Hollywood has been trying to make a live-action Akira movie for years now, and if given the position, this is how director Taika Waititi would cast the anime adaptation.

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The Live Action Akira Movie May Have Finally Found Its New Director

After on again / off again negotiations with various directors, Warner Bros may have found the director for their live action Akira remake.

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12 Movies That Probably Are Never Going To Happen

Have you ever read about a movie and thought, "This is never going to get made." Chances are you've thought that a lot, and these are 12 of the movies in question that likely won't see the light of day.

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What Needs To Happen For The Live Action Akira Movie To Be Made, According To The Creator

Hollywood has been trying to make a live-action version of Akira for some time. While the project has never died, neither has it ever made it very far off the ground. The creator of the original manga doesn't have a problem with a remake happening, on one condition.

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Why Jordan Peele Isn’t Directing The Live Action Akira

Shortly after the incredibly successful box office launch of his directorial debut earlier this year, Jordan Peele quickly found himself facing a potential avenue into the world of blockbuster filmmaking. This is why he turned away.

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The Akira Live-Action Remake Just Took A Huge Step Forward

The live-action remake of Akira has been in the works for years now, but has been mired with dozens of false-starts. The project took a huge step forward today, though, as the newest writer for the adaptation has been revealed, and he sounds like a pretty solid choice.

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The Akira Remake Has Hit Yet Another Snag

The long-touted Akira film has been delayed by yet another issue, which looks set to push its production back even further.

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Amazing Live-Action Fan-Made Akira Trailer Helps Us Revisit Neo Tokyo

And hey, it looks cool: Akira DOES translate to live-action in its visuals, even if this is a much milder evocation of the original material.

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