Can it be true? Are the rumors real? Thankfully,its a big resounding "YES!!".
Here is the official trailer :Phoenix Wright Movie
Phoenix Wright the movie is called " Gyakuten Saiban ". (Note: The clip may be confusing because it was shown in an audience and there were loads of disembodied voices exclaiming loud gasps while watching the trailer. Don't worry,you'll be gasping along with them in no time). The character of Phoenix is played by Narimiya Hiroki (成宮 寛貴).
The movie is due for release in Japan theatres in early Feb 2012.
Japan's renowned filmmaker, Miike Takashi (三池 崇史) is the brains behind the project of Phoenix Wright the movie. Takashi-san has previously made other successful films such as the controversial manga adaptation of Ichi the Killer (Trailer provided at the bottom of this post) He has a major cult following in the US and that following is gradually growing with the actual DVD release of his work. Which means, it's awesome news for fans of Phoenix Wright (including yours truly) to learn that he is working on the movie.
Ichi the killer trailer below :