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Video Essay Dives Into the Emptiness of Ghost in the Shell’s Homages to the 1995 Film

There’s been a lot written about the problematic casting and approach to 2017’s Ghost in the Shell starring Scarlett Johansson. While the casting itself was the biggest drawback for me, there were other aspects of the film that fell short which, ironically, can be illustrated by closely examining the scenes that most resemble the original film. The Nerdwriter, in a video essay titled “How Not To Adapt A Movie,” looks at