Japanese director Shinji Higuchi archives - Movies and commercial by Shinji Higuchi

Attack on Titan live-action movie posters

Poster images for upcoming Japanese movie Attack on Titan, a live-action adaptation from popular manga of the same title. The comic was made into TV anime series in 2013, which was a phenomenal hit. Expectation is high on the live-action film, which is scheduled to release in summer 2015.

The cast include Hiroki Hasegawa, Haruma Miura, Kiko Mizuhara, Kanata Hongo, Jun Kunimura, Nanami Sakuraba, Takahiro Miura, Satoru Matsuo, Satomi Ishihara, Pierre Taki, Ayame Misaki, Rina Takeda and Shu Watanabe. Directed by Shinji Higuchi who’s famous for his special effect works.

Hiroki Hasegawa Attack on Titan Shikishima

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Subaru Forester Attack on Titan

Japanese commercial for Subaru Forester – a compact crossover utility vehicle – featuring the “titans” from hit anime-manga series Attack on Titan.

The commercial was directed by Shinji Higuchi, who’s also the director for the upcoming live-action adaptation of Attack on Titan.

Sinking of Japan (2006) movie review

Sinking of Japan (日本沈没, Nihon Chinbotsu) is a 2006 Japanese movie directed by special effects specialist Shinji Higuchi. It’s a remake of a 1973 film which itself was an adaptation of Japan Sinks, a novel by Sakyo Komatsu.

The 2006 film starred Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Kou Shibasaki, Etsushi Toyokawa and Mao Daichi etc. More complete cast at end of the post.

Japanese movie Sinking of Japan

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