Ghost in the shell, based on a one of a kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force section 9. It is a based on The Ghost In The Shell by Masamune Shirow. It is an American science crime action film, particularly in the genre of fiction. This movie will open in theaters nationwide on March 31, 2017, in 2D, 3D, and IMAX 3D. However, the initial release is on 29 March 2017 in France.
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This movie is directed by the action deity of the film industry, Rupert Sanders who have directed Huntsman and Snow White.
Scarlett Johansson (Motoko Kusanagi) as The Major
Takesh Kitano as Chief Daisuke Aramaki
Pilou Asbaek as Batou
Michal Pitt as Kuze
Juliette Binoche as Dr. Ouelet
Ng Chin Han as Togusa
Lasarus Ratuere as Ishikawa
Yutuka Izumihara as Saito
Tawanda Manyimo as Borma
Danusia Samal as Ladriya
Pete Teo as Tony
Yuta Kazama as Data Host
Rila Fukushima as a Geisha
However, the casting caused controversy, as Scarlett have been choosing to play the main protagonist role and the filmmakers tried CGI and other visual effects testing to change Scarlette’s appearance in order to make her look like an Asian girl. On which Marc Berardin of Los Angeles Times commented that ” the only race Hollywood cares about is the box office race.” Eventually, realizing the increasing criticism for the role given to Scarlett. Scarlett replied to it, stating, “I certainly would never presume to play another race of a person.
Diversity is important in Hollywood, and I would never want to feel like I was playing a character that was offensive. Also, having a franchise with a female protagonist driving it is such a rare opportunity. Certainly, I feel the enormous pressure of that- the weight os such a big property on my shoulders.”