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HKFanatic's rating of the film Ghost in the Shell

Rupert Sanders' ambitious live-action adaptation of "Ghost in the Shell" feels like it was made by craftsmen who clearly revered their source material - there are several sequences from Mamoru Oshii's anime that are recreated here almost shot-for-shot - but found their hands tied by a Hollywood system that necessitated a safe, PG-13 product rather than anything approximating the groundbreaking force of the original.