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Monsterz

モンスターズ

Monsutazu

thumb-monster

Role:
A Man

CREDITS

Director: Hideo Nakata
Writer: Yusuke Watanabe

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A man (Tatsuya) possesses a special ability to manipulate others with just his eyes. Because of this special ability, he killed his abusive father and was abandoned by his mother. He now lives a lonely life in the dark side of a city. Meanwhile, Shuichi Tanaka (Takayuki Yamada) doesn’t have a family and lives with his friends. Even though he is poor, he has a bright outlook on life. One day, these two men meet. The man becomes confused, because he can’t manipulate Shuichi with his eyes.

This is a remake of the 2010 South Korean film 'Haunters'.
Filming began in July 2013.
First premiered as part of the Deauville Asian Film Festival on 6th March 2014.
Released in cinemas 30th May 2014 (Japan).