A recent survey conducted by Japan’s chart masters Oricon asked participants which manga they would most like to see made into a live action film.
The results are bound to disturb some, although several answers do seem reasonable…
They are ranked as foolows:
1. Slam Dunk
2. One Piece
3. Kimi ni Todoke
4. Bokura ga Ita
7. Ouran High School Host Club
8. Tenshi Nanka Ja Nai
9. Hagane no Renkinjutsushi Fullmetal Alchemist
10. Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure
The survey itself was conducted online, encompassing 900 men and women in their teens, twenties and thirties, with 150 in each group, for a rounded multi-strata sample.
Whether Hollywood or Japanese producers should take up the adaptation was not specified. Doubtless some will be aghast imagining what Hollywood might come out with based on something like One Piece…