A live action film version of the hit Japanese TV series staring Takashi Sorimachi as Eikichi Onizuka.

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Takashi Sorimachi ...
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Kaoru
Rena Tanaka ...
Ayano Katsuragi
Hideyuki Kasahara ...
Raku
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Toshihito Itô ...
Teacher
Akiko Kinouchi
Masahiro Kômoto
Minoru Matsumoto ...
Saejima
Jamie McGonnigal ...
Raku (voice)
Noriko Shiina
Keiko Toda ...
Teacher
Takashi Ukaji ...
Masashi Kudo
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A live action film version of the hit Japanese TV series staring Takashi Sorimachi as Eikichi Onizuka.

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Ayano Katsuragi: Are you suggesting schoolgirl prostitution?
Eikichi Onizuka: Not suggesting, insisting!
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Follows GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka (1998) See more »

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Poison
Performed by Takashi Sorimachi
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An OK attempt
9 May 2004 | by (Kansai, Japan) – See all my reviews

Once again we see Takashi Sorimachi take on the role as the Great Teacher Onizuka. I must start off by saying that you should probably not watch this without having seen the TV-series first.

So, what is there to say? This film is a lot better than the confusing TV-special but still lacking compared to the TV-series. Also I find Onizuka's logic alot fuzzier than normal. Usually you kind of understand how he's thinking but in this movie it seems he's just randomly freaking out.

The best part about this movie might just be the new version of the song "Poison", which is sung at the end. Except for that, this is OK but not as good as the series. Still, if you're a fan you pretty much need to watch this anyway, right?


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