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Detective Story (2007)

Tantei monogatari (original title)
Raita, a Japanese businessman, just moved into an apartment building where his next-door neighbor is another guy named Raita. But as a private detective, what that other Raita does couldn't... See full summary »

Director:

Takashi Miike

Writer:

Tsutomu Shirado (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Kai Atô Kai Atô
Tomoharu Hasegawa Tomoharu Hasegawa
Pâko Hayashiya Pâko Hayashiya
Pê Hayashiya Pê Hayashiya
Steven Haynes Steven Haynes ... (as Sutîbun Heinzu)
Harumi Inoue Harumi Inoue
Akiko Ishiyama Akiko Ishiyama
Izam Izam
Nobuaki Kakuda Nobuaki Kakuda
Tôru Kazama Tôru Kazama
Akiko Kikuchi Akiko Kikuchi
Claude Maki Claude Maki ... Raita Takashima
Hisao Maki Hisao Maki
Kentarô Nakakura Kentarô Nakakura
Kazuya Nakayama Kazuya Nakayama ... Raita Kazama
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Raita, a Japanese businessman, just moved into an apartment building where his next-door neighbor is another guy named Raita. But as a private detective, what that other Raita does couldn't be more different from a humble businessman's way of life. One night, in the beginning of a bizarre series of murders, one of the private detective's clients is killed and has her liver removed. The next victim has her kidneys removed, and the third her lungs. The two Raitas follow the clues and meet an eccentric painter, one whose paints are rumored to be made with human blood and organs... Written by anonymous

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

29 September 2007 (Japan) See more »

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A One Timer And Nothing More
26 December 2017 | by ThyDavidethSee all my reviews

Detective Story is about some eccentric cop who is investigating killings where the victims are having one of their organs removed. It is most certainly a cross between Color Me Blood Red and Silence Of The Lambs without question. It has some good ideas and story is coherent but it is one of Takashi Miike's lesser efforts. It has no butt loving. Actually that's not a bad thing. Anyways, the pacing is slow, the violence is bloody and gory, they story is alright, I guess, and the tall ass chick has a flat ass. I hate this review. Good bye.


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