“Dragon Ball: Evolution” and The Boulevard of Broken Dreams.

Dragon Ball: Evolution was destined and set up to fail.

West in Retrospect – Ghost in the Shell

It is a vague adaptation, for sure, but I can confidently say that the act of adaptation was not the element that failed.This time, the issue can be found in the script, the story surrounding Makoto and the relationship Hollywood has with its audience.

West in Retrospect – Dragonball: Evolution

"Dragonball Evolution marked a very painful creative point in my life. To have something with my name on it as the writer be so globally reviled is gut wrenching. To receive hate mail from all over the world is heartbreaking." - Ben Ramsey.