On Monday, Malaysian cinema chain GSC Movies streamed an English-subtitled trailer for the second live-action film based on Hideaki Sorachi’s Gintama manga titled Gintama 2: Rules are Meant to be Broken (Gintama 2: Okite wa Yaburu Tame ni Koso Aru). The video reveals that Odex’s screening of the film will release on November 15 in Malaysia.
English-subtitled trailer for Gintama 2: Rules are Meant to be Broken:
Both the “Shinsengumi Crisis” and the “Shogun Reception” arcs will be covers in this film’s story, the latter of which highlights the introduction of the Shogun Tokugawa Shigeshige.
The Live Action will star:
- Shun Oguri as Gintoki Sakata
- Masaki Suda as Shinpachi Shimura
- Kanna Hashimoto as Kagura
- Masami Nagasawa as Tae Shimura
- Masaki Okada as Kotarō Katsura.
Gintama 2 Live Action Tailer:
Gintama 2 Live Action film has been screened since August 17 in 345 theaters in Japan. The film earned over 800 million yen (about US$7.27 million) in its first three days to rank #1 in its opening weekend. As of October 7, the film has earned more than 3,566,060,100 yen (about US$31.56 million).
The first film opened in Japan in July 2017, and it earned 980 million yen (US$8.9 million) in its first four days. Various local distributors opened the film in the Philippines, Singapore, and Indonesia last year.