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Watch Five Minutes of the Live-Action Space Battleship Yamato (Star Blazers) Film

Based on the popular Japanese anime series, the live-action adaptation. was released in international theaters this past week. Now you can see a full five minute clip of the anticipated sci-fi film. Space Battleship Yamato is a Japanese science fiction anime series featuring an eponymous space craft; known to English-speaking audiences as Star Blazers. Directed by Takashi Yamazaki, the live-action adaptation stars Takuya Kimura as Susumu Kodai and Meisa Kuroki as Yuki. It was revealed originally that the plot would be based on that of the 1974 series, however elements from the series' second season have been incorporated as well. The year is 2199, and the Earth has been under radioactive siege from extraterrestrials known as the Gamilas for five years. The Earth’s surviving population...