Teasers and images are out for Higashino Keigo’s movie adaptation of “Namiya Zakkaten no Kiseki” (The Miracles of the Namiya General Store) starring Yamada Ryosuke and Nishida Toshiyuki which tells the story of two people living in different eras (1980 and 2012) which will be connected by a letter, a story depicting human bonds and miracles.
Yamada plays Atsuya and is joined by Murakami Nijiro and Kanichiro, playing the three delinquents who discover that their hideout, a run-off-the-mill general store, was owned by an elderly man who gave free advice to worried people through letters. Kanichiro is Sato Koichi’s son and this marks his first time filming for a movie. Other cast includes Machiko Ono, Hayashi Kento, Narumi Riko, Kadowaki Mugi and Hagiwara Masato. Film opens September 23.
The first teaser visual was produced by Comic Wave Films (“Your Name”, “The Garden of Words”, “5 cm per Second”), displaying a nostalgic and warm image of the “Namiya General Store”. Catch the mystery and fantasy in the teaser trailers and images released below.