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Parasyte: Part 1 (2014)

Kiseijuu (original title)
The humanity is suffering from murders all over the globe, called "Mincemeat murders". High school student, Izumi Shinichi has a parasite living off him, having replaced his right hand, and he might be the discoverer of truth.

Director:

Takashi Yamazaki

Writers:

Hitoshi Iwaaki (manga), Ryôta Kosawa (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Shôta Sometani ... Shin'ichi Izumi
Eri Fukatsu ... Ryôko Tamiya
Ai Hashimoto ... Satomi Murano
Kazuki Kitamura ... Takeshi Hirokawa
Masahiro Higashide ... Hideo Shimada
Tadanobu Asano ... Goto
Miko Yoki Miko Yoki ... Nobuko Izumi
Jun Kunimura ... Detective Hirama
Hirofumi Arai ... Uragami
Pierre Taki ... Miki
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sadao Abe Sadao Abe ... Mickey (voice)
Satoshi Araki Satoshi Araki
Seiji Hino ... S.A.T.
Mansaku Ikeuchi Mansaku Ikeuchi ... A
Hideto Iwai Hideto Iwai
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The humanity is suffering from murders all over the globe, called "Mincemeat murders". High school student, Izumi Shinichi has a parasite living off him, having replaced his right hand, and he might be the discoverer of truth.

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In Spain was a technical release in cinemas only in Madrid (Artistic Metropol). The film was projected for 1 day in subtitled version. See more »

Connections

Followed by Parasyte: Part 2 (2015) See more »

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Parasyte: Part 1 is AMAZING
16 November 2015 | by sokhuilimSee all my reviews

This live-action of Parasyte: Part 1 (Kiseijuu) is very well filmed. I watched the anime version of this movie before I watched the live-action and it was both great. A lot of the live-action movies are worst than the anime version but this film is not. The edition in this film is amazing and all of the things look real, just how I want it to be. The actors are also skilled and they did very well. The storyline is also great. It contains lots of excitement and some parts are a bit scary but that is what makes this movie awesome to watch. In addition, it also provides very good messages to all the audience. It was even greater than my expectation. I do not just like this movie but I love it.

I cannot wait to watch the second part. I feel like it is going to even be better and exciting.

I give this movie a 10 out of 10 rating.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

29 November 2014 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Parasyte: Part 1 See more »

Filming Locations:

Tokyo, Japan See more »

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$9,649,013
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Dolby Digital

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2.35 : 1
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