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Shuto shôshitsu (1987)

Based on a science-fiction novel by Sakyo Komatsu. Tokyo is suddendly covered by a dome shaped electromagantic cloud for an unknown reason and is totally blocked and isolated from other ... See full summary »

Director:

Toshio Masuda

Writers:

Sakyo Komatsu (novel), Toshio Masuda | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Midori Ebina Midori Ebina ... Keiko Yasuhara
Eimei Esumi Eimei Esumi ... Takeda (as Hideaki Esumi)
Masato Hoshi Masato Hoshi
Renji Ishibashi ... Miyoshi
Yôko Ishino Yôko Ishino ... Mieko Matsunaga
Haruko Katô Haruko Katô ... Umeko Koide
Ittoku Kishibe Ittoku Kishibe ... Yasuhara
Norihei Miki Norihei Miki ... Matsukichi Kimura
Yûko Natori Yûko Natori ... Mariko Koide (Reporter)
Isao Natsuyagi ... Eiji Sakuma
Raita Ryû ... Horie
Gôzô Sôma Gôzô Sôma
Yoshie Taira Yoshie Taira ... Yumiko Asakura
Tetsurô Tanba ... Nakata (states man)
Takashi Tsumura Takashi Tsumura ... Urabe
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Based on a science-fiction novel by Sakyo Komatsu. Tokyo is suddendly covered by a dome shaped electromagantic cloud for an unknown reason and is totally blocked and isolated from other parts of the world. The temperature inside the cloud is slowly increasing. The Soviet Pacific fleet is getting closer. The U.S. is forcing Japan to form a new governmemt. Scientists and research workers outside Tokyo have to race against time to find out how to get through the cloud in order to rescue the 12,000,000+ lives in Tokyo and the fate of the country. Written by Augustine Wong <mmaug@polyu.edu.hk>

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Genres:

Mystery | Sci-Fi

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

29 August 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tokyo Blackout See more »

Filming Locations:

Toei Studio, Japan See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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