Phoenix Wright movie announced by Ichi the Killer director Takashi Miike

Hiroki Narimiya as the titular Phoenix Wright from the upcoming Takashi Miike directed Japanese live-action film from Capcom
A Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney life-action film has been announced by Capcom!

Helming this project will be none other than infamous Japanese director Takashi Miike, responsible for the extremely violent, torturous and disturbing films Ichi the Killer and Audition.

The film is currently scheduled for release in Japan in 2012 and stars Hiroki Narimiya as Phoenix Wright, Takumi Saito as Miles Edgeworth and Mirei Kiritani as Maya Fey. No word whether it will be released outside of Japan or not.

Do you think selecting Takashi Miike as director is a good call?

Here is a trailer for Ichi the Killer, watch at your own risk.

Via Giantbomb