Music trailer added for movie “The Fable: A Contract Killer Who Doesn’t Kill” (literal title) starring Junichi Okada, Fumino Kimura, & Shinichi Tsutsumi. The music trailer features the movie’s theme song which is U.S. pop song “Rain On Me” by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande.
Meanwhile, the movie’s release date is now set for June 18, 2021 in Japan. The movie was originally scheduled for release earlier this year, but the pandemic caused the release date to be postponed.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Akira (Junichi Okada) is the legendary killer known as The Fable. Following the order of his boss and due to being overworked, he lives peacefully with his partner Yoko (Fumino Kimura) as ordinary siblings. Akira still works part-time at design company Octopus with CEO Takoda (Jiro Sato) and employee Misaki (Mizuki Yamamoto). CEO Takoda and Misaki are unaware of Akira’s background as an assassin.
Meanwhile, Utsubo (Shinichi Tsutsumi) is a representative for an NPO. But, Utsubo works with contract killer Suzuki (Masanobu Ando) to set people up for extortion purposes. They target someone at design company Octopus.