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Backwater (2013)

Tomogui (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 7 September 2013 (Japan)
Cannes Film Festival winner Shinji Aoyama creates a chilling atmosphere in this adaptation of an award-winning novel. A young man tries to fight the deadly influence of his violent, abusive... See full summary »

Director:

Shinji Aoyama

Writers:

Shin'ya Tanaka (based on the novel by), Haruhiko Arai (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Masaki Suda ... Toma
Ken Mitsuishi Ken Mitsuishi ... Madoka / Toma's father
Yukiko Shinohara Yukiko Shinohara ... Kotoko / Madoka's lover
Misaki Kinoshita Misaki Kinoshita ... Chigusa / Toma's girlfriend
Yûko Tanaka Yûko Tanaka ... Jinko / Toma's mother
Ittoku Kishibe Ittoku Kishibe ... Detective
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Cannes Film Festival winner Shinji Aoyama creates a chilling atmosphere in this adaptation of an award-winning novel. A young man tries to fight the deadly influence of his violent, abusive dad. Will the sins of the father carry on to the next generation in the bloodline?

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 September 2013 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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