In less than one month, Gintama Live Action 2017 will start screening in cinema in Japan (14th July 2017). The movie is based on the Benizakura arc of Gintama (Hideaki Sorachi). Gintama is a comedy, action, parody, shounen, sci-fi, historical, samurai manga serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump. The series is about the hilarious lives of 3 members the Yorozuya: Sakata Gintoki, Shinmura Shinpachi and Kagura in the Edo era when alien had evaded the Earth.
Benizakura arc begins when the Yorozuya received two jobs: searching for Katsura, requested by Elizabeth and searching for a dangerous sword known as Benizakura by the blacksmith Tetsuya. This arc also introduced Takasugi’s terrorist group, Kiheitai and is the opening for the shared history between Katsura, Gintoki and Takasugi as students of Shouyou. This arc is packed with not only nonsensical comedy but also epic action with interesting storyline revealing the origin of Shouyou’s students.
By this time, the 2 trailers and multiple posters have been released, revealing most of the casts, Elizabeth and Sadaharu.
Let’s have a look at the 2 trailers.
This is the second trailer that was released more than a week ago.
The first trailer is available here