There are some live action anime movies that are usually being considered as terrible by a lot of people but there are also some that are well-regarded. Some people just liked Death Note but there are also some who feel that this is absolutely terrible. One of the best ones that you can find right now is Rurouni Kenshin.
It is often described as nearly perfect because it was able to get the antics of the anime series that made it well-loved by a lot of people. There are also sword fights that will keep your eyes glued to the movie. You may feel a bit sad when it is about to end.
The best anime movie adaptation has to be Ghost in the Shell which was released in 1995. Ghost in the Shell was directed by Mamoru Oshii and is a dystopian crime drama and is regarded as a gorgeous masterpiece and definitely the best anime movie adaptation.
The main character is a cyborg policewoman who is chasing after The Puppet Master who is an evil hacker. Ghost in the Shell is rumored to have been the inspiration for hit movies like Avatar and The Matrix. The sequel Ghost in the Shell 2 is also great.