Robotech

Live-Action ‘Astro Boy’ and ‘Robotech’ Movies Are in Development

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by Britt Hayes February 4, 2015 @ 6:18 PM
Tezuka Production Company/Tatsunoko Production
You probably shouldn’t be surprised about new films based on classic cartoons (or board games…or video games…or your childhood toothbrush) because these things have become as inevitable as sequels, or the new trend of mapping out entire franchises before the first film even hits the screen. Today in “That Thing You Vaguely Remember Liking in Your Childhood is Getting a Movie Now,” there are now plans in motion to bring two anime properties to the big screen in live-action format: ‘Astro Boy’ and ‘Robotech.’