Space Battleship Yamato

Space Battleship Yamato is a live action film adaptation released in Japan in December 2010 of the anime TV series from 1974. Yamato is name of the famous Japanese battleship during World War II.


The movie stars Takuya Kimura, a member of the Japanese male idol group SMAP. This science fiction story is reminiscent of Battlestar Galactica, where an alien race known as the Gamilas wages war with Earth and the Space Battleship Yamato is the last ship in the fleet. Just like Battlestar Galactica, there are hotshot pilots and an old commander.


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