A Terminal Trust (2012)

A Terminal Trust is a Japanese movie directed by Masayuki Suo and based on a short story by Saku Tatsuki which was included in the novel “Inochi no Owari wo Kimeru Toki”. It was released by Toho in Japan on October 27, 2012.

In the film, Koji Yakusho plays a man suffering from severe asthma named Shinzo Egi. His doctor, Orii (Tamiyo Kusakari), recently attempted suicide after her lover left her for another woman, but she is gains new perspective through her relationship with Egi. When Egi’s symptoms worsen and it becomes clear he will eventually die slowly and painfully, he tells Orii that when the time comes, he wants her to withhold life-sustaining treatment.

Movie info

Original title
終の信託
Transliterated title
Tsui no Shintaku
Release date
October 27, 2012

Featured Cast

Koji Yakusho Koji Yakusho Shinzo Egi
Tamiyo Kusakari Tamiyo Kusakari Ayano Orii
Tadanobu Asano Tadanobu Asano
Takao Osawa Takao Osawa
Yoshihiko Hosoda Yoshihiko Hosoda
kumi-nakamura Kumi Nakamura

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Last Updated Mar 18, 2014 at 04:14:44 EDT