Ultraman Ginga S Tokusatsu Series Gets Film
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
The official website for the Ultraman Ginga S tokusatsu series announced the Gekijōban Ultraman Ginga S Kessen! Ultra 10 Yūshi!! (Ultraman Ginga S the Movie: Showdown! Ultra 10 Warriors!!) film. The movie will open in theaters in Japan on March 14, 2015, and Tsuburaya Productions began streaming a teaser trailer:
A transcription of the teaser's text and dialogue can be found at Tokusatsu Network.
In the film, Earth regained peace, but suddenly a huge spatiotemporal castle appears with a new enemy to challenge Ultra Ginga and Ultra Victory. The UPG (Ultra Party Guardians) gather with Musashi Haruno/Ultraman Cosmos to investigate. They discover that the female warrior Alena sealed a variety of Ultra warriors within the castle.
The one-hour film will star Takuya Negishi as Hikaru Raido/Ultraman Ginga and Kiyotaka Uji as Shou/Ultraman Victory, Taiyo Sugiura as Musashi Haruno/Ultraman Cosmos, and Arisa Komiya as the female warrior Alena who uses a magical mirror to trap Ultra warriors. The site also lists actors Ryuuichi Ooura (Captain Yoshiaki Jinno in Ultraman Ginga S), Yukari Taki (Arisa Sugita in Ultraman Ginga S), Takahiro Katou (Gouki Matsumoto in Ultraman Ginga S), Takuya Kusakawa (Tomoya Ichijouji in Ultraman Ginga), Rina Koike (Sakuya in Ultraman Ginga S), and Moga Mogami (Mana in Ultraman Ginga S).
Series director Koichi Sakamoto (Kamen Rider Fourze, Kyoryuger, Aka x Pink) will return to direct the film. Yuji Kobayashi (Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal, Smile Precure!) and Takao Nakano (The Rug Cop, Blind Beast vs. Dwarf) are penning the script. Rock band The Alfee's Toshihiko Takamizawa will write the theme song.