The official web site for the live-action movie adaptation of writer Shin Sawada and artist Renji Asai‘s The Violence Action manga posted a teaser trailer and teaser visible on Friday. Both showcase extra solid members and the August 19 opening for the movie.


Kanna Hashimoto (left in picture under) performs protagonist Kei Kikuno.

The major solid contains (from left to proper, high to backside in picture under):

  • Fumika Baba as Shopkeeper
  • Yosuke Sugino as Terano
  • Kanna Hashimoto as Kei Kikuno
  • Ōji Suzuka as Watanabe
  • Win Morisaki as Kaneko
  • Takashi Okamura as Zura-san
  • Yu Shirota as Michitaka-kun
  • TYūri Ōta as Daria
  • TShunsuke Daito as Ayabe
  • Jiro Sato as Sandaime (third era chief)
  • Katsunori Takahashi as Kinoshita


The manga’s story facilities on Kei Kikuno, an murderer who appears to be an easygoing and cute lady subsequent door however is definitely a high hitgirl. Kei skillfully handles jobs together with her gun experience and bodily prowess.

Tōichirō Rutō is directing the movie, and is co-writing the script alongside Itaru Era.

The collection launched on Shogakukan‘s on-line journal Yawaraka Spirits in April 2016. The manga went on hiatus from March 2018 to June 2019 on account of a creator’s poor well being. The collection ranked on the highest 20 record of manga for male readers within the 2018 version of Takarajimasha‘s Kono Manga ga Sugoi! (This Manga Is Amazing!) guidebook.

Asai drew a manga adaptation of Mamoru Hosoda‘s The Boy and The Beast anime movie, and Yen Press launched the collection in English in North America.

Daisuke Muroi is Sawada’s actual identify, and he drew the Reiri manga with writer Hitoshi Iwaaki (Historie, Parasyte) from December 2015 to December 2018.

Sources: The Violence Action live-action movie’s website, Comic Natalie