Alita: Battle Angel Live-action Film Streams First Trailer.

Alita: Battle Angel Live-action Film Streams First Trailer.

20th Century Fox shared on Friday the first trailer for Alita: Battle Angel. The live-action film adaptation of Yukito Kishiro’s Battle Angel Alita (GUNNM) manga produced by James Cameron and directed by Robert Rodriguez. Take a look below.


Alita: Battle Angel star Rosa Salazar (Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, The Divergent Series: Insurgent) in motion capture as Alita. The film is scheduled for release on July 20, 2018. Yukito Kishiro debuted Battle Angel Alita in 1990 in Shueisha’s Business Jump magazine.

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Set in the 26th century, Alita: Battle Angel tells of a female cyborg that is discovered in a trash yard by a scientist. With no memory of her previous life except her deadly martial arts training, the woman becomes a bounty hunter, tracking down criminals.

A two episodes original video animation, Rusty Angel and Tears Sign, was released in June 21, 1993, by Madhouse and Animate Film. The manga series is continued in Battle Angel Alita: Last Order and Battle Angel Alita: Mars Chronicle. The manga received a video game titled “Gunnm: Martian Memory,” in 1998.