Juliette Binoche

Scarlett Johansson saves lives in first 'Ghost in the Shell' trailer

Scarlett Johansson saves lives in first 'Ghost in the Shell' trailer

Can Scarlett Johansson pull off the role of Major Motoko Kusanagi in the film adaptation of “Ghost in the Shell?” Many have made note of that fact that she’s a non-Asian playing an Asian character — but fans of the manga series that inspired the live-action picture can come up with their own answer as the first trailer dropped Sunday. 

“Ghost in the Shell,” due out March 31, is based on Masamune Shirow’s manga series of the same name. It’s set in a fictional Japanese city and follows...

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