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Immortal Hero (2019)

Sekai kara kibo ga kietanara (original title)
PG | | Drama | 18 October 2019 (USA)
A man's near death experience inspires him to choose life - and change the lives of millions.


Hiroshi Akabane


Ryuho Okawa (original story by), Sayaka Okawa
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Cast overview:
Hisaaki Takeuchi Hisaaki Takeuchi ... Makoto Mioya
Fumika Shimizu ... Saori Fujisaka (as Yoshiko Sengen)
Tamao Satô Tamao Satô ... Isoko Mioya
Kei Kinoshita Kei Kinoshita ... Tamami Mioya
Takafumi Suto Takafumi Suto ... Tsuruo Mioya
Shio Abe Shio Abe ... Eiichi Mioya
Ryô Tamura Ryô Tamura ... Doctor Momoyama
Yoshimi Ashikawa Yoshimi Ashikawa ... Miki Mioya
Ichirô Ogura Ichirô Ogura ... Marriage Agency Staff
Tamotsu Ishibashi Tamotsu Ishibashi ... Masaru Mioya
Ryuichi Oura Ryuichi Oura ... Doctor Torakawa
Kôhei Arakawa Kôhei Arakawa ... Secretary Sakurai
Mark Chinnery ... Robert
Gamon Kaai Gamon Kaai ... Journalist


Makoto Mioya, a highly successful Japanese author and publisher, has a life-threatening, near-death experience. Powerful spiritual beings with whom he has communicated most of his adult life visit Makoto to remind him he has the power within to heal himself. Reborn, Makoto commits his life to sharing the almighty wisdom he receives from the spiritual realm. As doubters, including some of his own family, challenge and question his new-found ardor, Makoto must find a way to connect with his family and the 'family of man' to inspire a better world.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


You are invincible. When you believe, miracles happen.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic material | See all certifications »


Official Sites:

Japanese Website | Official site





Release Date:

18 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Immortal Hero See more »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$20,629, 20 October 2019

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Technical Specs




Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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awesome movie!
1 November 2019 | by utacSee all my reviews

Messages in this film were so wonderful and powerful! I sympathized with how Makoto got through his difficulties with his will power. He is a real Immortal Hero!

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