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Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler

カイジ / カイジ人生逆転ゲーム

Kaiji: Jinsei Gyakuten Gemu

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Role:
Kaiji Ito
伊藤開司

CREDITS

Director: Toya Sato
Writer: Mika Omori (Screenplay) Nobuyuki Fukumoto (manga)

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Kaiji Ito moves to Japan after graduating from high school. Unable to find a job and frustrated with society at large, Kaiji spends his days gambling, vandalizing cars, and drinking booze.

Two years later and his life no better, a debt collector named Endo arrives to collect money. The debt collector then offers two choices to Kaiji: spend 10 year paying off your loan or board a gambling boat for one night to repay your debt & possibly make a whole lot more. Meanwhile, the unscrupulous Endo is actually conning Kaiji, believing he won’t come back from voyage. Kaiji is then up for the night of his life.

Source: Asianwiki.com

Based on Nobuyuki Fukumoto's manga "Tobaku Mokushiroku Kaiji".

Released in cinemas 10th October 2009 (Japan).