Top Ten Live Action Anime/Manga Adaptations

Ever seen an anime turned into a live action movie? Here we start to collect the ones that are the best!

The Top Ten

1 Rurouni Kenshin

Honestly, I thought I'd get really disappointed because I usually hate live versions but this one was really amazing. Loved it so much.

The portrayal made by Takeru Satoh was excellent! And the movie was very well made! - Joicerojo

2 Death Note

Great film! I love death note!

It was great adaptation! - Joicerojo

3 Gantz
4 Battle Spaceship Yamato

I came to meet Kimura Takuya in this one, very good - Joicerojo


Just a minor blip: Mizushima Hiro speaking English needed more work - Joicerojo

6 Initial D

Even though it was made in Hong Kong, it was a decent adaptation - Joicerojo

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7 Lovely Complex

It was very funny - Joicerojo

8 City Hunter

Jackie Chan was so funny in this one! - Joicerojo

9 Crying Freeman

The Contenders

11 Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
12 Kimi ni Todoke Kimi ni Todoke
13 L-DK
14 Hana Yori Dango
15 Battle Royale
16 Edge of Tomorrow
17 Peach Girl Peach Girl
18 Mars
19 Avatar

Even though Avatar isn't an anime, the live-action movie SUCKED.

I don't Avatar is an anime though...Maybe it is...

20 Crows Zero
21 Ghost in the Shell (2017)
22 Fullmetal Alchemist Fullmetal Alchemist Fullmetal Alchemist is an anime series adapted from the manga of the same name by Hiromu Arakawa. It is about two brothers, Edward Elric and Alphonse Elric, trying to restore their bodies after failing at bringing their mother back to life. It aired in 2003 and was remade as Full Metal Alchemist Brotherhood more.
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