Rain Fall (2009)

Rain Fall is a Japanese movie directed by Max Mannix and based on a novel by American author Barry Eisler. It was released by Sony Pictures in Japan on April 25, 2009.

Kippei Shiina stars as John Rain, a half-Japanese assassin who is set up by CIA Chief Officer William Holtzer, the mastermind behind a conspiracy to manipulate the Japanese government.

Set in Tokyo, the film depicts Rain’s evasion from Holtzer’s men as he protects the daughter of one of own assassination victims (Kyoko Hasegawa), as she holds the key to exposing the conspiracy.

Movie info

Original title
レイン・フォール / 雨の牙
Transliterated title
Rain Fall - Ame no Kiba
Release date
April 25, 2009
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Featured Cast

Actor Role
Kippei Shiina Kippei Shiina
No photo available Gary Oldman
Kyoko Hasegawa Kyoko Hasegawa
Akira Emoto Akira Emoto
Akira Hamada Akira Hamada
Misa Shimizu Misa Shimizu
Shigemitsu Ogi Shigemitsu Ogi
Takeo Nakahara Takeo Nakahara
No photo available Takeshi Wakamatsu
No photo available Takumi Bando
yusuke-hirayama Yusuke Hirayama

Latest news

  • gary oldman rainfall

    Gary Oldman talks Rain Fall

    Recently a few brief interview clips were posted on the official website for Max Mannix's Japan-based film adaptation of Barry Eisler's 2002 novel Rain Fall and--like pretty much every video clip...

    8 years ago
  • rain fall poster

    Trailer and stills for Max Mannix’s ‘Rain Fall’

    The Japanese trailer for Max Mannix’s Rain Fall (Ame no Kiba) starring Gary Oldman, Kippei Shiina, and Kyoko Hasegawa has been added to the film’s official website.In the film, which is based on...

    8 years ago


  • Trailer (Japanese)

    Added 8 years ago


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Last Updated 01 Jul 2014 at 06:01