New trailer released for “Parallel World Love Story”, starring Yuta Tamamori

A brand new trailer for the film “Parallel World Love Story” has been released, starring Kis-My-ft2 member Yuta Tamamori.

Fans of singer Utada Hikaru will find a nice surprise when watching the trailer, her song “Shittosarerubeki Jinsei” has been selected as the main theme song. It was originally released as the closing track of her 7th Japanese studio album “Hatsukoi”.

The film is based off of the 1995 novel of the same name by Keigo Higashino. It takes place in two different settings, the “A world” and the “B world”.

In the “A world” Takashi Tsurug (Yuta Tamamori) and Tomohiko Miwa (Shota Sometani) are close friends and recent university graduates, they begin work together at a company that specializes in brain research. One day Tomohiko introduces his girlfriend Mayuko Tsuno (Riho Yoshioka), this shocks Takashi as he used to see Mayuko every day on the opposite train he rode. Back then he became attracted to her.

In the “B world” Takashi wakes up to find his girlfriend Mayuko making breakfast as usual in his apartment. Everything is going fine until his friend Tomohiko suddenly “disappears”, Takashi has trouble grasping what is real and what is imaginary. Check out the trailer below

“Parallel World Love Story” will be released nationwide in Japan on May 31st, 2019.