Ahoy, mateys, and welcome to the Anime Buoy podcast – your monthly port of call for anime recommendations, news bits, and discussions that maybe aren’t on your radar, but most definitely should be! On this episode, recorded Sunday, March 12, 2017, First Mate Slagkick and Captain Spike discuss the live action Speed Racer film!
This month, First Mate Slagkick and Captain Spike discuss Speed Racer, the live action motion picture adaption of the classic manga and anime! The Podcast Pirates discuss production history, characters, and themes of the film, as well as its success as a Western-produced live action adaptaion of an anime series.
This month we’re shifting gears a bit and talking about the 2008 live action adaptation of Speed Racer! Have you seen this cult classic?