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2012

Ninkyo helper

Ninkyo helper

任侠ヘルパー

(c)2012 Fuji Television Network, J Dream, Toho, Wowow, FNS

(c)2012 Fuji Television Network, J Dream, Toho, Wowow, FNS

(c)2012 Fuji Television Network, J Dream, Toho, Wowow, FNS

(c)2012 Fuji Television Network, J Dream, Toho, Wowow, FNS

Release Date
November, 17th, 2012
Running Time
134 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm,DCP/ Blu-ray,HDCAM (English subtitles)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Fuji Television Network

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

TOHO

[ Story ]

A feature film adaptation of a television drama series that aired in 2009 and also returned as a drama special in 2011. An ex-mobster is put in charge of a group of elderly people and takes a stand against a gang with a nefarious approach to nursing care. Its story is separate from the television version, but its style of using an outlandish premise to address social issues remains unchanged.
Former yakuza Hikoichi (Kusanagi Tsuyoshi) is sent to prison after he releases a thief who robs the convenience store where he works. Sensing that he doesn't have what it takes to go straight, he returns to the underworld after his release. His new gang entrusts him with a business scheme that involves exploiting poor elderly people...

[ Official Site ]

http://www.ninkyo-helper-movie.jp/index.html

[ Contact (International) ]

PONY CANYON INC.
1-5-17 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8487
tel: +81 3 6230 9710
fax: +81 3 6230 9755
E-mail: intl@ponycanyon.co.jp
http://www.ponycanyon.co.jp/intl

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