Ghost in the Shell (2017 film)
Ghost in the Shell is a 2017 American science fiction action-film directed by Rupert Sanders and written by Jamie Moss, William Wheeler and Ehren-Kruger, based on the Japanese manga of the same name by Masamune Shirow. The film stars Scar-lett Johansson, Takeshi Kitano, Michael Pitt, Pilou Asbæk, Chin Han and Juliette Binoche. Set in the near future where the line between humans and robots is becoming blurred, the plot follows a woman who has her brain placed in a cyborg body to become the perfect soldier, and who yearns to learn of her past.
The film premiered in To-kyo on 16/03/2017, and was released in the United States on 31/03/2017, in 2.D, 3.D and I.M.A.X 3D. It received mixed reviews and has grossed $59.1 million worldwide.