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A simple funeral turns a man's world topsy turvy.

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Credited cast:
... Koichi Takagi, the salaryman
... Yuko Kirishima, the yakuza girl
... Murai Yoshio, the colleague (as Ren Ôsugi)
... Mitsuo Kondo, the dead man
Hideki Noda ... Shingo Kamiyama, strange man of the bar
Akira Yamamoto ... Kiichiro Hanai, boss of the yakuzas
Naomi Nishida ... Yuki Machida, Koichi's girlfriend
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yôzaburô Itô ... Guest at funeral
Hijiri Kojima ... Akiko
... Masaki Kubo, yakuza
Toshie Negishi ... Miyoko Kondô, Mitsuo's mother
... Guest at Funeral (as Nao Ômori)
Hiroshi Shimizu ... TV expert on guns
Sansei Shiomi ... Daisuke Ôshima, task force leader
Tomorô Taguchi ... Mitsuhiko Shima, TV Psychologist
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A salaryman wakes up in a posh hotel room, totally clueless about how he got there. Slowly, he recalls what happened a day before - attending a funeral, dating but annoying his girlfriend, getting drunk in a pub and getting to know a yakuza and his beautiful mistress, having a gun in his hand and... Written by L.H. Wong <lhw@sfs.org.sg>

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After two thirds it changes the tone
21 January 2008 | by See all my reviews

Two thirds of the movie are filled with grotesque humorous scenes, whereas at end the tone of the movie changes completely and you get a dead serious message delivered. But the good news are: this somehow works. This is brilliant movie and it got to me form the first scenes. I only wished that the two parts where stronger connected. Was there any indication in the first two thirds, that the movie has the subject: "is self defense justified?". No. It was all about palm reading, laughing endlessly and drunk dancing/shooting. I watched the movie now four times, because I can't get enough of the bar scenes. The laughing sequence is the best since Laurel and Hardy's "Fra Diavolo."


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