The first of Toei‘s popular Metal Hero Series gets a new film this October to commemorate its 30th anniversary since its first airing on 1982. “Space Sheriff Gavan” is directed by Osamu Kaneda; starring Yuma Ishigaki (“Hakuji no Hito”, “Battle Royale 2″), Kenji Ohba (“Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger”, “Kill Bill Volume 1″), Yukari Taki, Takuya Nagaoka. The tokusatsu film premieres on October 20 in Japan.
Toei‘s popular Metal Hero Series is a genre of tokusatsu superhero TV series wherein the protagonists are androids, cyborgs, or humans that don metallic suits. These shows were produced by Toei from 1982 through 1999 beginning with “Space Sheriff Gavan” to the last series “Tetsuwan Tantei Robotack”. Check out the new film trailer below. What do you think?