Main trailer and poster added for live-action film “Kappei” starring Hideaki Ito & Moka Kamishiraishi. Movie is based on manga series “Kappei” by Kiminori Wakasugi. In addition, the theme song for the movie has been revealed as “Tekketsu†Gravity” by Takanori Nishikawa ft. Momoiro Clover Z. The theme song also appears in the main trailer.
“Kappei” will be released March 18, 2022 in Japan.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: On an isolated island in July, 1999, little Kappei (later played by Hideaki Ito) and other young boys are trained in martial arts mukaisappuken by their master (Arata Furuta). Their goal is to save mankind from the end of the world, which was predicted by Nostradamus.
In 2022, the planet has not been destroyed. Their master gathers Kappei and the other trainees. He decides to disband the group and instructs them to disperse. Kappei goes to the peaceful modern city Tokyo.