Alita: Battle Angel
Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz and Jackie Earle Haley star in Alita: Battle Angel, a live action adaptation of the manga series created by Yukito Kishiro. In the twenty-sixth century, a female cyborg is rescued from the scrap heap by a scientist.
Release Date: July 20, 2018
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Genre: Action, Adventure, Adaptation
Director: Robert Rodriguez
Screenwriter: James Cameron, Laeta Kalogridis
Cast: Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jackie Earle Haley, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
Set in the 26th century, “Alita: Battle Angel” tells the story of Alita, an amnesiac female cyborg who is rescued from a scrapyard by Dyson. The rebuilt Alita, remembering only her training in a deadly martial art, becomes a hunter-warrior, tracking down and eliminating vicious criminals. Within the context of an epic action-adventure, the film aims to explore a young woman’s journey of self-discovery and finding love.