All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Ghost in the Shell’

Scarlett Johansson: It’s A Week Of Highs And Lows

Scarlett Johansson has had a busy week! The beautiful starlet has signed on to reprise her Black Widow role in the upcoming film, Captain America: Civil War. Scarlett Johansson isn’t the only one to have been confirmed to return for the third movie in the Captain America franchise. Chris Evans will return in his role as Captain America, of course. …

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Scarlett Johansson Too White For Anime Adaptation?

Scarlett Johansson is enjoying a seriously successful career right now, and not much can stop her. Except, perhaps, a petition with thousands of signatures asking her to be tossed out of a movie. Scarlett Johansson has just confirmed that she will be reprising her role as Black Widow in Captain America: Civil War. Those of us that fancy ourselves appreciators …

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Scarlett Johansson Will Play Lead In Ghost In The Shell; Is Hollywood Whitewashing An Anime Classic?

Hollywood doesn’t have a stellar track record when it comes to adapting anime, and it seems the trend is going to continue with the announcement that the oft-criticized Ghost in the Shell adaptation is pushing through. The latest news about the adaptation is that Scarlett Johansson will be starring in the lead role based on Major Motoko Kusanagi, the protagonist …

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Google’s Project Glass Featured on Charlie Rose

Sebastian Thrun, founder of Google X, sat with Charlie Rose this week to talk about the Google Glass Project. Thrun also taked about other projects he is involved in including artificial intelligence research, Google’s self-driving cars, and Udacity, his free online university. Google X is Google’s “secret lab” which takes what Thrun calls “moon-shot” ideas and turn them into products. …

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