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Death Note: Light Up the New World (2016)

Death Note - Desu nôto: Light Up the New World (original title)
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An update to the "Death Note" series in which a mysterious notebook contains deadly powers.

Director:

Shinsuke Sato

Writers:

Takeshi Obata (manga), Tsugumi Ôba (manga) (as Tsugumi Ohba)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ken'ichi Matsuyama ... L
Tatsuya Fujiwara ... Light Yagami
Miyuki Sawashiro ... Ama (voice)
Shidô Nakamura ... Ryuk (voice)
Masaki Suda ... Yûki Shien
Masahiro Higashide ... Tsukuru Mishima
Erika Toda ... Misa Amane
Sôsuke Ikematsu Sôsuke Ikematsu ... Ryuzaki
Noémie Nakai ... J
Mina Fujii Mina Fujii ... Shô Nanase
Rina Kawaei Rina Kawaei ... Sakura Aoi
Sergey Kuvaev Sergey Kuvaev ... Roger Irving
Sota Aoyama ... Tota Matsuda
Eiichirô Funakoshi Eiichirô Funakoshi ... Kenichi Mikuriya
Akio Kaneda Akio Kaneda ... Junro Sugahara
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An update to the "Death Note" series in which a mysterious notebook contains deadly powers.

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10 years ago, a reaper's notebook. Now, the mystery, the will, redemption. See more »


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Country:

Japan

Release Date:

29 October 2016 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Death Note: Light Up the New World See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$19,117,022
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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[first lines]
Ryuk: [voiceover] A Death Note is the reaper's tool to control mortals' life spans. Years ago a man called Kira used one, causing genocide in the name of justice. Delighted by Kira's act, King Death gave reapers an order: "Find a human to succeed Kira. Give that human a Death Note."
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Follows Death Note: The Last Name (2006) See more »

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It's so risky to make new something has the great original.
12 June 2019 | by Aoi_kdrSee all my reviews

What was the mind battle? I expected that the main attraction was just that. I couldn't find it at all!

I feel mind twisting movies are craze these days. This was one of them. Exactly I couldn't expect the true ending while watching. But I had ever watched something like that before. I was ashamed. In the last half, a character played by Masaki Suda was rather funny than cool. I felt just a joke. However, CG model of deaths was very good! Digital Frontier, a CG production, did great work!


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