Hey Arama, check out our post summarizing the recent teasers and trailers released for upcoming movies.
Ideally, each movie gets a focus but Japanese cinemas churns out tons of movie trailers. To avoid missing out on the latest, we bring you this, featuring film trailers not yet featured in Arama.
Why watch these films? Let’s also hear your thoughts on the upcoming movies!
|MOVIE TRAILERS AND TEASERS|
|Death Note: Light Up The New World|
|Air Date:||October 29, 2016|
|Starring:||Higashide Masahiro, Ikematsu Sosuke, Suda Masaki|
|Cast:||Toda Erika, Kawaei Rina, Fuji Mina, Nakamura Shido|
|Why watch:||Known as the sequel to the famous Death Note movie series, the film is surely much anticipated.
Set 10 years after the first movie hits the screens, the story centers around 6 Death Notes scattered on Earth 10 years after the KIRA incident and the battle that ensues between Kira and L’s spiritual successor.
|P TO JK|
|Air Date:||March 25, 2017|
|Starring:||Kamenashi Kazuya, Tsuchiya Tao|
|Cast:||Takasugi Mahiro, Nishihata Daigo, Tamashiro Tina, Oomasa Aya, Murakami Jun, Tomosaka Rie, Taguchi Tomoworo|
|Why watch:||Fresh pairing for a shojo manga film adaptation with both Kamenashi and Tao playing a secretly married couple. Also, you get to see Kamenashi in a lighter movie role for a change.|
|KISEKI – Ano Hi No Sobito|
|Air Date:||January 28, 2017|
|Starring:||Matsuzaka Tori, Suda Masaki|
|Cast:||Ryusei Yokohama, Ryo Narita, Sugino Yusuke, Kutsuna Shiori, Kobayashi Kaoru, Aso Yumi, Taira Yuna, Koide Saori, Okuno Eito, Nomaguchi Toru|
|Why watch:||If you are fond of jpop group “GreeeeN”, you definitely have to check this out as this is based on the true story of the 4 member Japanese pop group and their hit song “Kiseki”.
You also get to see Matsuzaka and Suda play as brothers for the first time.
|Kaizoku to Yobareta Otoko|
|Air Date:||December 10, 2016|
|Cast:||Ayase Haruka, Yoshioka Hidetaka, Sometani Shota, Suzuki Ryohei, Nomaguchi Toru, Taki Pierre, Kobayashi Kaoru, Mitsuishi Ken, Tsutsumi Shinichi, Kunimura Jun, Suda Kunihiro|
|Why watch:||It’s Okada’s biggest film of the year and created by the same team that produced his mega hit movie “Eien no Zero”. The film is set shortly after World War II.
Joined by a star studded cast and to be released in the very busy December movie season, expectations are definitely high for this.
|Nakimushi Pierrot no Kekkonshiki|
|Air Date:||September 24, 2016|
|Starring:||Shida Mirai, Ryusei Ryo|
|Cast:||Inaba Maki, Katsumata Shinobu, Takahashi Yu, Okayama Hajime, Sato Koji, Awata Urara|
|Why watch:||While this may look like your typical tearjerker film based on a non fiction novel where one of the couple dies after marriage, it gives due importance to the power of smiles.
Get to witness as well Shida Mirai and Ryusei Ryo in a wedding scene.
|Kin Medal Otoko|
|Air Date:||October 22, 2016|
|Starring:||Uchimura Teruyoshi, Chinen Yuri|
|Cast:||Kimura Tae, Oizumi, Yo, Tsuchiya Tao, Nagasawa Masami, Hiraizumi Sei, Tsuyoshi Muro, Shofukutei Tsurube, Miyazaki Yoshiko, Morikawa Aoi, Tanaka Naoki,|
|Why watch:||It’s Hey! Say! JUMP Chinen Yuri’s first starring film and boasts a huge star studded cast. Both Uchimura and Chinen play the same person Senichi followed from his teens to adulthood.
Lots of exaggerated expressions as Senichi obsessed at winning gold. There’s also the dance battle scene between Chinen and Tsuchiya Tao to look forward to.
|Air Date:||November 12, 2016|
|Cast:||Nomura Shuhei, Ono Machiko, Maruyama Tomomi, Ibu Masato, Tabata Tomoko, Ichikawa Mikako, Omori Nao|
|Why watch:||Movie fave Oguri Shun plays a detective this time and battles it out with a man in a frog mask. It’s bound to be thrilling as the murderer sets target on his wife and son.|
|HIGH & LOW THE RED RAIN|
|Air Date:||October 8, 2016|
|Starring:||Takahiro, Tosaka Hiroomi, Saito Takumi|
|Cast:||Yoshimoto Miyu, Iwata Takanori, Suzuku Nobuyuki, Machida Keita, Yamashita Kenjiro, Sato Kanta, Sato Taiki, Fujii Shuuka, Bando Nozomi, Hamada Tatsuomi, Yoshizawa Taiyo|
|Why watch:||If you enjoyed the first installment of EXILE TRIBE’s High & Low movie, then you can look forward to the sequel. This time, Saito Takumi joins the Amamiya brothers.
More fight scenes and stunts are also expected in the new movie.
|Ikinari Sensei ni Natta Boku ga Kanojo ni Koi wo Shita|
|Air Date:||November 3, 2016|
|Starring:||Sasaki Nozomi, Yesung (Super Junior)|
|Cast:||Kang Dong-won, Fukikoshi Mitsuru, Fuse Eri, Sato Masahiro, Takeno Isao|
|Why watch:||How’s that for a crossover film? Sasaki’s character needs to learn Korean as she works in a travel agency. During which, she meets Young-woon (Yesung) who was on a buiness trip.
Get to enjoy the scenery as well, as the film was filmed in Okinawa!
|Boku no Ojisan|
|Air Date:||November 3, 2016|
|Cast:||Maki Yoko, Ohnishi Riku, Terajima Shinobu, Kudo Kankuro, Toda Erika, Kimura Midoriko|
|Why watch:||Matsuda Ryuhei plays yet another idiosyncratic role in this film were he plays a lazy, good-for-nothing idler mooching off of the good will of his brother’s family.
His relationship with his nephew changes when they embark on a Hawaiian trip to chase after the beautiful Eri.
|Air Date:||February 18, 2017|
|Starring:||Yamazaki Kento, Kawaguchi Haruna|
|Cast:||Matsuo Takashi, Uesugi Shuhei, Takahashi Haori, Furuhata Seika, Kokusho Sayuri, Totsugi Shigeyuki|
|Why watch:||This time, Yamaken pairs up with Kawaguchi Haruna. He wants to become friends but she doesn’t because she forgets people every new Monday.
How would their relationship progress with this dilemma?
|Boku wa Ashita, Kinou no Kimi to Date Suru|
|Air Date:||December 17, 2016|
|Starring:||Fukushi Sota, Komatsu Nana|
|Cast:||Higashide Masahiro, Yamada Yuki|
|Why watch:||They guarantee that this film will make people cry. Fukushi and Komatsu play as lovers in this film and everything progresses smoothly until Emi (Komatsu) reveals her big secret.|