Rurouni Kenshin Film confirmed and will be release in 2012
Rurouni Kenshin live action movie is no longer a rumor, the production company is Warner Brothers Japan and directed by Keishi Otomo. This anime series has an English title of Samurai X and it was translated in 23 countries all over the world. Kenshin Himura a.k.a. Hitokiri Batousai is a former assassin back in Tokugawa Era; he decided to travel as a wanderer when Meiji Era came and promised himself that he will never kill again. During my high school days, this a very popular anime series and influence many people.
Sato Takeru is a popular Japanese actor and will be playing the role of Kenshin Himura. Sato also practiced for a sword battle to make sure he’s well-prepared for the film, commented, “The role of Kenshin is that of a well-known character, therefore, I think fascinating acting is needed. I would like to create the Kenshin image with the staff, while staying true to the details. I will try my best, so please look forward to it.”