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Director:
Writers:
Hiroya Oku (manga)
Yûsuke Watanabe (screenplay)
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Release Date:
29 January 2011 (Japan) See more »
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Plot:
After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
(46 articles)
User Reviews:
An excellent Sci-fi romp. See more (27 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Shinsuke Sato 
 
Writing credits
Hiroya Oku (manga)

Yûsuke Watanabe (screenplay)

Produced by
John Culton .... live producer
Nadine Christine Hamdan .... production: Live US Simulcast (as Nadine C. Hamdan)
Hiroshi Miyazaki .... supervising executive producer
Takahiro Satô .... producer
Yoshishige Shimatani .... chief executive producer
 
Original Music by
Kenji Kawai 
 
Cinematography by
Taro Kawazu (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Tsuyoshi Imai 
 
Casting by
Yume Minamidani 
 
Production Design by
Yasuaki Harada 
 
Special Effects by
Yoshikazu Ishii .... special effects assistant
Makoto Kamiya .... special effects supervisor
 
Visual Effects by
Masaki Oeda .... vfx assistant supervisor
Masaki Oeda .... vfx production manager
 
Stunts
Yuka Hino .... stunts
 
Casting Department
Kazuyuki Murayama .... extras casting
 
Other crew
Rosemary Dean .... english subtitles
Tetsuro Shimauchi .... english subtitles
 

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Runtime:
130 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
The first song in the credits is in German. The lyrics consist only of the four words "Kämpfe gegen die Aliens!" ("Fight against the aliens!").See more »
Movie Connections:
Edited into Another Gantz (2011) (TV)See more »

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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
An excellent Sci-fi romp., 14 February 2013
Author: thekarmicnomad from United Kingdom

When I got this I was hoping for a Sci-fi movie with some shooting, a bit of a story and some interesting characters. This is exactly what I got.

The pace of the movie is typically Eastern, the action scenes are fast and packed, the rest is slow and considered.

A large portion of the film is dedicated to the characters trying to find out who they are; as well as trying to understand each other.

Don't expect too much exposition. Why does all this strange stuff happen? Because it's a Sci-fi movie; roll with it.

The affects are good, the bad guys are interesting and (compared to Western villains) refreshing and quirky.

ACting is good, camera work solid, production lavish.

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