History YMMV / GhostInTheShell

6th Jul '16 8:10:43 PM mlsmithca
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** [[spoiler: It's since been revealed that Kaori Momoi will be playing Motoko's mother, implying that Motoko may still be Asian in this continuity, albeit inside a Caucasian android body.]] {{YMMV}} as to whether or not that possibility actually makes the situation less tense.

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** [[spoiler: It's since been revealed that Kaori Momoi will be playing Motoko's mother, implying that Motoko may still be Asian in this continuity, albeit inside a Caucasian android body.]] {{YMMV}} as to whether or not that possibility actually makes the situation less tense.
6th Jul '16 7:18:09 AM comicwriter
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film, and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki. They followed this up by casting a number of other Japanese actors, like Rila Fukushima.

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After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film, and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki. They followed this up by casting a number of other Japanese actors, like Rila Fukushima.Fukushima.
** [[spoiler: It's since been revealed that Kaori Momoi will be playing Motoko's mother, implying that Motoko may still be Asian in this continuity, albeit inside a Caucasian android body.]] {{YMMV}} as to whether or not that possibility actually makes the situation less tense.
4th Jul '16 7:24:54 AM JamesAustin
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film, and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki. They followed this up by casting a number of other Japanese actor like Rila Fukushima in smaller roles.

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film, and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki. They followed this up by casting a number of other Japanese actor actors, like Rila Fukushima in smaller roles.Fukushima.
3rd Jun '16 5:54:41 PM comicwriter
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki.

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film film, and hired Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki.Aramaki. They followed this up by casting a number of other Japanese actor like Rila Fukushima in smaller roles.
20th May '16 5:11:41 AM JamesAustin
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-->It's the uncertainty that perhaps something that appears to be alive actually isn't. On the other hand, it might be the uncertainty that what doesn't appear to be alive actually ''is''.

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-->It's --->It's the uncertainty that perhaps something that appears to be alive actually isn't. On the other hand, it might be the uncertainty that what doesn't appear to be alive actually ''is''.



* WTHCastingAgency: When it was [[http://variety.com/2015/film/news/scarlett-johansson-signs-on-to-star-in-dreamworks-ghost-in-the-shell-exclusive-1201320788/ announced]] that Scarlett Johansson will star in the upcoming live-action version of the film, a lot of anime fans are definitely not pleased with this, particularly that the Major will get a RaceLift. It doesn't help that [[http://screencrush.com/ghost-in-the-shell-whitewashing-scarlett-johnasson-vfx/ there were reports about using CGI effects]] to make [[{{Yellowface}} the white actors looked Asian]] as several people cited that there are several Asian actresses who could fit the role such as Creator/RinkoKikuchi, .

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* WTHCastingAgency: When it was [[http://variety.com/2015/film/news/scarlett-johansson-signs-on-to-star-in-dreamworks-ghost-in-the-shell-exclusive-1201320788/ announced]] that Scarlett Johansson will star in the upcoming live-action version of the film, film; a lot of anime fans are definitely not pleased with this, particularly that the Major will get a RaceLift. It doesn't help that [[http://screencrush.com/ghost-in-the-shell-whitewashing-scarlett-johnasson-vfx/ there were reports about using CGI effects]] to make [[{{Yellowface}} the white actors looked look Asian]] as several people cited that there are several Asian actresses who could fit the role role, such as Creator/RinkoKikuchi, .Creator/RinkoKikuchi.
19th Apr '16 9:58:13 AM twilicorn
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* OvershadowedByControversy: The 2016 film adaptation became this due to the {{race lift}}s of several characters from Asian to white.
18th Apr '16 10:29:24 PM Seraphine
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* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson. Several people such as [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Jon Tsuei]] and [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Ming-Na Wen]] were very critical about the casting while others such as [[http://www.indiewire.com/article/max-landis-defends-scarlett-johansson-ghost-in-the-shell-casting-video20160416 Max Landis]] and [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doc-strange-whitewashing-shell-884385 Hollywood Reporter]] pointed the reasons behind the casting.

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* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson. Several people such as [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Jon Tsuei]] and [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 com/MingNa/status/720629012180123648 Ming-Na Wen]] were very critical about the casting while others such as [[http://www.indiewire.com/article/max-landis-defends-scarlett-johansson-ghost-in-the-shell-casting-video20160416 Max Landis]] and [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doc-strange-whitewashing-shell-884385 Hollywood Reporter]] pointed the reasons behind the casting.
17th Apr '16 8:56:04 PM sayaleviathan
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* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson. Several people such as [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Jon Tsuei]] and [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Ming-Na Wen]] were very critical about the casting while others such as [[http://www.indiewire.com/article/max-landis-defends-scarlett-johansson-ghost-in-the-shell-casting-video20160416 Max Landis]] and [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doc-strange-whitewashing-shell-884385 Hollywood Reporter]] defended it.

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* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson. Several people such as [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Jon Tsuei]] and [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Ming-Na Wen]] were very critical about the casting while others such as [[http://www.indiewire.com/article/max-landis-defends-scarlett-johansson-ghost-in-the-shell-casting-video20160416 Max Landis]] and [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doc-strange-whitewashing-shell-884385 Hollywood Reporter]] defended it.pointed the reasons behind the casting.
17th Apr '16 8:54:42 PM sayaleviathan
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* BrokenBase: The casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson as the Major for the Hollywood live-action adaptation earned a lot of accusations on whitewashing while others don't mind about it as long as the story and direction is good.



* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson.

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* InternetBackdraft: Due to Hollywood's [[Film/FistOfTheNorthStar ill]] [[Film/DragonballEvolution reputation]] on adapting anime and manga into the big screen, people remain skeptical on the upcoming live-action adaptation, most especially the casting of Creator/ScarlettJohansson. Several people such as [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Jon Tsuei]] and [[https://twitter.com/jontsuei/status/720803388355530753 Ming-Na Wen]] were very critical about the casting while others such as [[http://www.indiewire.com/article/max-landis-defends-scarlett-johansson-ghost-in-the-shell-casting-video20160416 Max Landis]] and [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/doc-strange-whitewashing-shell-884385 Hollywood Reporter]] defended it.



* WTHCastingAgency: When it was [[http://variety.com/2015/film/news/scarlett-johansson-signs-on-to-star-in-dreamworks-ghost-in-the-shell-exclusive-1201320788/ announced]] that Scarlett Johansson will star in the upcoming live-action version of the film, a lot of anime fans are definitely not pleased with this, particularly that the Major will get a RaceLift.

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* WTHCastingAgency: When it was [[http://variety.com/2015/film/news/scarlett-johansson-signs-on-to-star-in-dreamworks-ghost-in-the-shell-exclusive-1201320788/ announced]] that Scarlett Johansson will star in the upcoming live-action version of the film, a lot of anime fans are definitely not pleased with this, particularly that the Major will get a RaceLift. It doesn't help that [[http://screencrush.com/ghost-in-the-shell-whitewashing-scarlett-johnasson-vfx/ there were reports about using CGI effects]] to make [[{{Yellowface}} the white actors looked Asian]] as several people cited that there are several Asian actresses who could fit the role such as Creator/RinkoKikuchi, .
17th Apr '16 10:40:31 AM JamesAustin
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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film and hired Beat Takeshi to play Aramaki.

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* AuthorsSavingThrow: After months of controversy over the film's casting, the producers finally realized it might be a good idea to have at least one actual Japanese person in the film and hired Beat Takeshi Kitano to play Aramaki.
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