The official web site for the live-action movie adaptation of Kaori Tsurutani‘s BL Metamorphosis (Metamorphose no Engawa) manga revealed the movie’s forged, employees and summer time 2022 opening date on Thursday. The positioning additionally revealed a nonetheless for the movie.
Mana Ashida (left in picture above) stars within the movie as Urara, whereas Nobuko Miyamoto (proper) stars as Ichinoi.
Shunsuke Kariyama is directing the movie, with a script by Yoshikazu Okada. Hidehiro Kawano, Yutaka Tanito, and Hiroko Ōgura are credited as producers.
Seven Seas Leisure is releasing the manga in English, and it describes the story of the primary quantity:
Ichinoi, a 75-year-old lady dwelling a peaceable life, unwittingly buys a Boy’s Love manga someday…and is fascinated by what she finds inside. When she returns to the bookstore to purchase the subsequent quantity, the highschool woman working there–Urara, a seasoned BL fan–notices a budding fangirl when she sees one. When Urara gives to assist Ichinoi discover this entire new world of fiction, the 2 dive into BL fandom collectively, and type an unlikely friendship alongside the best way.
Tsurutani launched the manga on Kadokawa‘s Comedian Newtype web site in November 2017, and ended it in October 2020. Kadokawa printed the manga’s fifth and last quantity on January 9 together with Tsurutani’s 2007-2015 quick story assortment. Seven Seas Leisure printed the fifth quantity on September 21.
The manga topped the checklist of manga for feminine readers within the 2019 version of Takarajimasha‘s Kono Manga ga Sugoi! guidebook. The manga ranked sixth within the twelfth Manga Taisho in 2019, and likewise earned the New Face Award within the twenty second Japan Media Arts Competition Awards in 2019.
Sources: BL Metamorphosis live-action movie’s web site, Comedian Natalie