News Live-Action Kitarō Sequel's 2nd Teaser Streamed
posted on 2008-04-22 13:33 EDT
The official Japanese website of the Gegege no Kitarō supernatural film franchise posted the second teaser trailer for Gegege no Kitarō: Sennen Noroi Uta (Gegege no Kitaro: The Thousand-Year-Curse Song). This sequel movie is an original story, inspired by a manga by Shigeru Mizuki, about an inhuman boy who stands at the uneasy divide between humans and yōkai (supernatural creatures). The movie deals with a forbidden love between a human man and a nure-onna (enchantress) that has lasted a millennium, and the consqeuences it has on the present. The movie opens on July 12 in Japan, and the fifth animated television series based on the same manga is airing now.
Image © 2008 Gegege no Kitarō Film Partners