The official site for the forthcoming Ajin live-action film based on its original manga series by Gamon Sakurai mentioned on Saturday that the rock band THE ORAL CIGARETTES will sing the theme song for the film.
The film will be directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro. The live-action movies project has asked the action filming team of the Rurouni Kenshin films to work on the project.
Based on the original manga's story and anime adaptation, an immortal creatures first shown up on an African battlefield 17 years ago. Later on, rare, unknown new immortal lifeforms started out appearing among humans, and they grew to be known as Ajin. Just before summer vacation, a Japanese high school student named Nagai Kei is instantly killed in a traffic accident on his way home. However, he's revived, and a price is placed on his head. Thus starts out a boy's life on the run from all of mankind.
The manga has already been adapted into 2 season anime series and 3DCG film trilogy, also three original anime DVD's by Polygon Pictures.