May 26 2021

Main trailer & poster for movie “The Method of Repulsing the Dove”

Main trailer and poster added for movie “The Method of Repulsing the Dove” starring Tatsuya Fujiwara & Tao Tsuchiya. The mystery film is based 2014 novel “Hato no Gekitaiho” by Shogo Sato (“The Life Story of Bookstore Clerk Michiru“) and directed by Hideta Takahata (“Harajuku Denier“). Meanwhile, the movie’s theme song has been revealed as “Hazeru Shinzo” by musical band Kirinji feat. Awich. “Hazeru Shinzo” plays in the main trailer.

“The Method of Repulsing the Dove” will be released August 27, 2021 in Japan.

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May 17 2021

Kasumi Arimura cast in WOWOW drama “Zenkamono” & movie version

Kasumi Arimura is cast in WOWOW live-action drama series “Zenkamono” and its sequel feature film”Zenkamono.” The drama series and movie are based on  manga series “Zenkamono” y Masahito Kagawa. The drama series will be air sometime this autumn and the sequel movie version will be released sometime in 2022. The screenplay for the movie is set several years after the drama series and is an original story. For “Zenkamono,” Kasumi Arimura will play Kayo Agawa. She works as a volunteer probation officer.

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May 11 2021

Arata Iura & Machiko Ono cast in movie “This is Amiko”

Arata Iura and Machiko Ono are cast in movie “This is Amiko” (literal title). The movie is based on 2011 novel “Kochira Amiko” by Natsuko Imamura (“Under the Stars“) and directed by Tatsushi Omori. In the movie, Arata Iura and Machiko Ono will play a married couple. Their daughter is title character Amiko. A serious of misfortune hits the family.

Filming will begin July, 2021 in Hiroshima. Auditions to cast main child characters Amiko and Ri-Kun are currently ongoing. 

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May 11 2021

Hana Sugisaki cast in movie “99.9 Criminal Lawyer: The Movie”

Hana Sugisaki is cast in movie “99.9 Criminal Lawyer: The Movie” co-starring Jun Matsumoto and Teruyuki Kagawa. A new teaser poster for the movie has been also been released with Hana Sugisaki appearing with her co-stars. For the movie, Hana Sugisaki will play Honoka Kono. She is a rookie lawyer and meets Hiroto Miyama (Jun Matsumoto) at her first criminal case. Circumstances leads her to join the Madarame Law Firm, where Hiroto Miyama works.

“99.9 Criminal Lawyer: The Movie” will be released sometime this winter in Japan.

May 7 2021

Teaser trailer & poster for movie “Boku to Kanojo to Rally to”

Teaser trailer and poster added for movie “Boku to Kanojo to Rally to” starring Win Morisaki & Mai Fukagawa. The movie, which is themed around the sport of rally racing, is written and directed by Renpei Tsukamoto. The theme song has also been announced, which is “Joyride” by singer-songwriter Miliyah Kato. The track “Joyride” is also played in the teaser trailer.

Release date for “Boku to Kanojo to Rally to” is now set for October 1, 2021 in Japan.

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