6.8/10
147
0 user 7 critic

Chips (2012)

Potechi (original title)
Set in Sendai, Japan, 2 men live completely different lives. One is a star professional baseball player and the other burglarizes empty homes. Their fate connects with unseeable connections... See full summary »

Director:

Yoshihiro Nakamura

Writers:

Kôtarô Isaka (short story), Yoshihiro Nakamura (screenplay)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Fish Story (2009)
Action | Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Several seemingly unrelated but surprisingly connected tales explain how a Japanese band that independently invented punk rock in 1975 will, 37 years later, ultimately save the world from destruction by comet.

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Atsushi Itô, Kiyohiko Shibukawa, Noriko Eguchi
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Aoyagi meets an old friend and ends up framed for the murder of the prime minister.

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Yûko Takeuchi, Nao Ohmori, Teruyuki Kagawa
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Kidzhima Yasube, the Samurai of the period Edo, is postponed to 180 years ahead to Japan of our days. There he meets the divorced woman Hiroko and her son Tomoyey. She invites Yasube to ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Ryô Nishikido, Fuku Suzuki, Rie Tomosaka
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After Satoru Watarai graduated from elementary school, he dropped out of school and decided to live within his apartment complex, never to venture outside. Satoru Watari then meets his old ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Gaku Hamada, Bengal, Ami Hachiya
Action | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

What is the only thing that can stand in the way of a ruthless warlord after total domination of a country? Ninjas. When ninja Mumon kills another fierce ninja in order to claim a reward ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Satoshi Ohno, Yuri Chinen, Denden
Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

It is eighteenth century Japan and the residents of a poor town lead a typically meagre life. Then nine residents, which include Juzaburo, hatch a scheme to improve their lots by running a ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Yûko Takeuchi, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Satoshi Tsumabuki
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

An author of mystery-novels helps a student to uncover the tragic story of the people who lived in her apartment before which is filled with anger, hatred, murder and suicide.

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Mansaku Fuwa, Ai Hashimoto, Ryô Narita
Prophecy (2015)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A man named Gates heads a mysterious group called "Shinbunshi" who don newspaper masks and post internet videos informing the public of their crimes of justice against people they deem ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Tôma Ikuta, Erika Toda, Ryôhei Suzuki
Dean (2016)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A comedy about loss, grief, and the redemptive power of love. Dean is a NY illustrator who falls hard for an LA woman while trying to prevent his father from selling the family home in the wake of his mother's death.

Director: Demetri Martin
Stars: Demetri Martin, Kevin Kline, Gillian Jacobs
Blood Bags (2018)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A creature stalks the corridors of an abandoned mansion. Two friends break in and discover that all exits have been sealed off and the creature that hunts them is growing hungry for their blood; there is no escape.

Director: Emiliano Ranzani
Stars: Makenna Guyler, Emanuele Turetta, Marta Tananyan
Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Following a nefarious plot by Kozukenosuke Kira Takuminokami Asano Tono is ordered to take the blade and commit suicide. he has loyal foot soldiers however. Kuranosuke is one. He vows ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
Stars: Yoshiyoshi Arakawa, Yûdai Chiba, Gaku Hamada
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Directors: Yoshihiro Nakamura, Norio Tsuruta, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Atsuko Takahata, Haruna Kawaguchi, Tamae Andô
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Gaku Hamada ... Imamura
Fumino Kimura ... Wakaba
Nao Ohmori ... Kurosawa (as Nao Ômori)
Eri Ishida Eri Ishida ... Yuriko imamura
Taiki Nakabayashi Taiki Nakabayashi
Mayu Matsuoka
Ryôhei Abe Ryôhei Abe
Yoshihiro Nakamura Yoshihiro Nakamura
Kinzô Sakura Kinzô Sakura
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yûko Takeuchi
Edit

Storyline

Set in Sendai, Japan, 2 men live completely different lives. One is a star professional baseball player and the other burglarizes empty homes. Their fate connects with unseeable connections when Imamura (Hamada Gaku) and a suicidal woman enter the home of the professional baseball player. Written by https://mydramalist.com/3506-potechi

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 May 2012 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Chips See more »

Filming Locations:

Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed