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2011

Hoshimamoruinu

STAR WATCHING DOG

星守る犬

(c)2011 TOHO CO., LTD. / DENTSU INC. / KDDI / Futabasha Publishers Ltd. / Yahoo Japan Corporation /Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. / NIPPON SHUPPAN HANBAI INC. All Rights Reserved.

(c)2011 TOHO CO., LTD. / DENTSU INC. / KDDI / Futabasha Publishers Ltd. / Yahoo Japan Corporation /Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. / NIPPON SHUPPAN HANBAI INC. All Rights Reserved.

(c)2011 TOHO CO., LTD. / DENTSU INC. / KDDI / Futabasha Publishers Ltd. / Yahoo Japan Corporation /Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. / NIPPON SHUPPAN HANBAI INC. All Rights Reserved.

(c)2011 TOHO CO., LTD. / DENTSU INC. / KDDI / Futabasha Publishers Ltd. / Yahoo Japan Corporation /Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc. / NIPPON SHUPPAN HANBAI INC. All Rights Reserved.

Release Date
June, 11th, 2011
Running Time
128 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm
Screen Size
American Vista (1:1.85)
Sound Processing
Dolby Digital
Subtitle
English

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Toho, DENTSU, KDDI, Futabasha, Yahoo! Japan, SME, Nippan

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Toho

[ Production Studio ]

TOHOEIZOSEISKUBU

[ Story ]

Based on the tearjerker manga by Murakami Takashi, turned into a live action drama with the original setting. Deals with social issues like job restructuring, middle-age divorce, and solitary death through depicting the deep bonds between a middle-aged man and his beloved dog. A man who appears to have died six months ago (Nishida Toshiyuki) and the corpse of a dog that died a month ago are discovered in a van abandoned in the mountains in Hokkaido. Okutsu (Tamayama Tetsuji), who works in the city hall welfare department, happens to meet a young girl named Yuki (Kawashima Umika), and together they follow the traces left behind.

[ Official Site ]

http://hoshimamoru.com/index.html

[ Contact (International) ]

For further contact details, please contact UNIJAPAN -> [ Contact ]

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