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The Katsuragi Murder Case (2016)

Katsuragi jiken (original title)
An overbearing father, frightened mother, laid off elder bother, the family makes young brother to be an indiscriminate monster.

Director:

Masaaki Akahori

Writer:

Masaaki Akahori (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Hirofumi Arai ... Tamotsu
Kaho Minami ... Nobuko
Tomokazu Miura ... Katsuragi
Rena Tanaka ... Junko
Ryûya Wakaba
Tatsuya Wakaba Tatsuya Wakaba ... Minoru
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They were an ordinary family. Why couldn't anybody stop this disastrous tragedy? A repressive father with high expectations. His eldest son is laid off from work, his wife is suffering mentally, and his second son commits indiscriminate murder and is sentenced to death. And there's a woman who wants to marry his son in jail to oppose to death penalty. Brutal story about a family of four.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

18 June 2016 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan

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