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Impossibility Defense (2017)

Funôhan (original title)
This is a cat-and-mouse crime movie adapted from a popular Japanese comic book about a contractor killer-assassin who uses methods so smart and so difficult to solve by the police.

Director:

Kôji Shiraishi

Writers:

Yûya Kanzaki (manga), Arata Miyatsuki (manga)
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Credited cast:
Mackenyu ... (as Mackenyu)
Erina Mano
Erika Sawajiri ... Tomoko Tada
Sei Ashina ... Risa Yumehara
Tôri Matsuzaka Tôri Matsuzaka ... Tadashi Usobuki
Ken Yasuda
Akiko Yada
Tetsuya Sugaya Tetsuya Sugaya
Shûgo Oshinari Shûgo Oshinari
Kensei Mikami Kensei Mikami
Shôtarô Mamiya ... Takeru Kawabata
Nenji Kobayashi Nenji Kobayashi
Tet Wada ... Detective Akai
Sae Okazaki Sae Okazaki
Hiroki Konno Hiroki Konno
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This is a cat-and-mouse crime movie adapted from a popular Japanese comic book about a contractor killer-assassin who uses methods so smart and so difficult to solve by the police.

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Country:

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Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

1 February 2018 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Impossibility Defense See more »

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Good Enough
8 May 2019 | by pennyelenabooksSee all my reviews

One thing that I loved about impossibility Defense was the performances. They were excellent and all actors and actresses were great.

The story was good as well, with enough thrill and the violence was handled nicely as well. Plus, the whole atmosphere of the movie was dark and mysterious. However, the story was complecated at some scenes and the final ending didn't really give insight on the main character. Maybe if I had watched the drama, I would have gotten a better perspective on the characters, however I have only watched this movie and thus, on that department, I was let down.

So, five out of ten.


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