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Ajin: Demi-Human (2017)

Ajin (original title)
A high school student discovers he is an Ajin, a demi-human being. He ends up a fugitive on the run because of his powers.

Director:

Katsuyuki Motohiro

Writers:

Gamon Sakurai (manga), Masahiro Yamaura | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mamoru Miyano ... IBM (voice)
Takeru Satoh ... Kei Nagai (as Takeru Satô)
Minami Hamabe ... Eriko Naga
Tetsuji Tamayama ... Yu Tosaki
Gô Ayano ... Sato
Ken'ichi Suzumura ... Noriaki Iwashimizu
Yûki Yamada Yûki Yamada ... Takahashi
Yûdai Chiba Yûdai Chiba ... Okuyama
Yû Shirota Yû Shirota ... Koji Tanaka
Rina Kawaei Rina Kawaei ... Izumi Shimomura
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Storyline

War in Africa is suddenly sideswiped by the first known "Ajin" Demi-human who after death comes back to life and continues fighting! As more pop up around the globe Governments are capturing them to find out more about them. In Japan Nagai Kai a Highschool boy's world is turned upside down when he's hit by a truck killing him, but instantly he comes back to life! He just wants to be left alone but now he's the most wanted person in Japan being the third reported Ajin out of a worldwide population of 46 known, the government wants him. And he has to run! Written by alpinegrooves

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Dead and... alive.

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Action | Horror | Mystery

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Official Sites:

Official Site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

30 September 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Ajin: Demi-Human See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,750,712
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Ken'ichi Suzumura, who voiced Sokabe in Ajin (2016), plays news reporter Noriaki Iwashimizu in this film. He got the role because his younger brother Masaki is working as an assistant to director Katsuyuki Motohiro. See more »

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Remake of Ajin (2016) See more »

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Ajin lives matter too
16 April 2018 | by phanthingaSee all my reviews

The concept of Ajin is pretty much like Tokyo Ghoul but instead of Ghoul we get a new kind of supernatural being with healing factor and can summon their own personal bodyguar Ajin in form of a human shape shifting smoke.The movie is very hollow with not enough development for me to care about any of the characters so the only thing that keep me interested in the story is the action and most of the time it above average when it involving gun fight.They really hold back with the blood and gore in Ajin cause some of the scene clearly begging for a bloody mess


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