Kakekomi (2015)

Kakekomi is a 2015 Japanese movie directed by Masato Harada and based on a novel by Hisashi Inoue titled "Tōkei-ji Hanadayori".

Movie info

Original title
駆込み女と駆出し男
Transliterated title
Kakekomi Onna to Kakedashi Otoko
Release date
May 16, 2015
Directed by
Masato Harada
Written by
Masato Harada (screenplay)
Hisashi Inoue (novel)
Genres
Comedy | Drama | History
Subgenres
Based on novel | Edo period | Jidaigeki
Distributed by
Shochiku

Plot

During the Edo period, a nunnery called Tōkei-ji becomes known for offering refuge to women while they’re in the process of divorcing their husbands or are otherwise trapped in bad situations. Shinjiro stays at a Kashiwaya Inn which is located at Tōkei-ji to get ideas for a book he plans to write about various situations and tactics involved in divorce arbitration. While there, he attempts to offer friendly advice to several of the women regarding their new lives, but winds up getting dragged into their troubles in the process.

Featured Cast

Actor Role
Yo Oizumi Yo Oizumi Nakamura Shinjiro
Erika Toda Erika Toda Jogo
Hikari Mitsushima Hikari Mitsushima O-gin
Kirin Kiki Kirin Kiki Genbei, Kashiwaya Inn proprietress
Shinichi Tsutsumi Shinichi Tsutsumi Saburoemon, O-gin's husband and wholesale business owner
Rina Uchiyama Rina Uchiyama Tokei-ji resident
Tsutomu Yamazaki Tsutomu Yamazaki Takizawa Bakin, author
Shinji Takeda Shinji Takeda Jogo's abusive husband
Midoriko Kimura Midoriko Kimura Okatsu, wife of Kashiwaya clerk
No photo available Hana Hizuki
katsumi-kiba Katsumi Kiba
No photo available Misuzu Kanno
Jun Hashimoto Jun Hashimoto
Yukiya Kitamura Yukiya Kitamura

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Last Updated 18 Dec 2014 at 05:56