Viz Pictures Licenses Live-Action "Death Note" Movies
Viz Media has announced that their live-action affiliate Viz Pictures has licensed two movies based on the manga and anime series Death Note. The movies are Death Note and its sequel, Death Note: The Last Name. Both movies will be screening at Austin’s Fantastic Fest 2007 September 20 – 27 with an additional screening of just the Death Note feature at the Vancouver Asian Film Festival in Vancouver, BC November 1 – 4.
A DVD release for both movies is planned for the summer of 2008.
Read the full press release here.