Our Samurai is Ready To Save His Town, Kakamucho!
Blazing Samurai is an upcoming animated, action, comedy movie, which is directed by Chris Bailey and Mark Koetsier. It is slated to release in August, 2017 in USA.
Its screenplay is penned by new writers Nate Hopper (this is his first story) and Ed Stone (his second one after the script of 1999’s movie, Happy, Texas). It is produced by Yair Landau, Rob Minkoff and Susan Purcell.
Blazing Samurai is the first directorial movie of Mark Koetsier but he a very talented animated artist as he is animator The Lion King, How to Train You Dragon, Kung Fu Panda, Tarzan and many more else.
It is loosely based on a classic comedy of 1974, Blazing Saddles. Director of original movie (Blazing Saddles), Mel Brooks, is also a part of Blazing as he is one of the executive producers of the movie and he is also giving his voice to a character, Shogun.
Blazing Samurai star cast are as follows:
- Samuel L. Jackson (Jimbo)
- Michael Cera (Hank)
- Michelle Yeoh (Yuki)
- Djimon Hounsou (Sumo)
- Ricky Gervais (Ika Chu)
- Mel Brooks (Shogun)
- George Takei (Ohga)
- Melanie Brown and others.
Star cast of the movie is quite impression as there many popular stars are the part of the movie Like Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Cera, Michelle Yeoh and many more.
This is not a first animated movie of Michael (The Lego Batman Movie, Sausage Part), Michelle (Kung Fu Panda 2), Djimon Hounsou (How to Train your Dragon 3 and 2) as they are the part of many super-hit animated movie.
Blazing Samurai Plot is as follows:
This movie tells the story of a young dog, Hank, who used to live in his fantasy world and always dream to do something great and fight like a samurai to save his town, Kakamucho.
He also got an opportunity to save his town, when a sneaky cat got a cruel idea for getting rid from all the inhabitant of her town. Now it is interesting to watch that, is our hero Hank able to fulfill his dream by becoming a samurai to save his town, Kakamucho?
About Blazing Samurai
There is a news for the fans of Blazing Samurai that Arc Production, which is initially producing the movie, declared Bankruptcy and locks out hundreds of employees.
They clearly notified their workers to not come on Tuesday as the CEO Tom Murray wrote a letter and tells his workers that “Despite the very best efforts of management to find a solution to this financial emergency, we have not been able to resolve this matter with our lender.” So, please not to come her from Monday onward.
That’s why, now the movie is going to distribute by Open Road Films. It is a production of Brooksfilms, Flying Tigers Entertainment and Mass Animation.
2017 is going to be more awesome for animation movies lovers as there many anticipated movies are going to bang on theaters in 2017 like The Croods 2, Despicable Me 3, Cars 3, Smurfs: The Lost Village and many more.
Blazing Samurai Release Date
Initially, Blazing Samurai is scheduled to release on April 14, 2017 but later on, in November 2015, Open Road Films delayed the movie and now it is scheduled to hit the silver screens on August 4, 2017.
It will be a clash between horror movie, Alien Covenant and Blazing Samurai as both the movies are going to hit the silver screens on August 4, 2017, which will definitely affect each other’s business. Let’s see, which movie will win the battle on box-office.
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