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March Comes in Like a Lion (2017)

3-gatsu no raion zenpen (original title)
17-year-old Kiriyama Rei is a promising professional shogi player. His family died in an accident when he was young, and he was adopted by his father's friend Koda, a professional shogi ... See full summary »

Director:

Keishi Ohtomo

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Chika Umino (manga), Yuko Iwashita | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ryûnosuke Kamiki ... Kiriyama Rei
Kasumi Arimura ... Koda Kyoko
Kaya Kiyohara ... Kawamoto Hinata
Kana Kurashina ... Kawamoto Akari
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yuka Itaya Yuka Itaya ... Misaki
Hideaki Itô ... Goto Masamune
Ryô Iwamatsu Ryô Iwamatsu ... Jinguji Takanori
Ryo Kase ... (as Ryô Kase)
Masahiro Kômoto Masahiro Kômoto ... Yasui Manabu
Gin Maeda Gin Maeda ... Kawamoto Someji
Tomoya Nakamura ... Misumi Tatsuyuki
Chise Niitsu Chise Niitsu ... Kawamoto Momo
Eita Okuno Eita Okuno ... Yamazaki Junkei
Hiroyuki Onoue Hiroyuki Onoue ... Matsumoto Issa
Shigeru Saiki Shigeru Saiki ... Yanagihara Sakutaro
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Storyline

17-year-old Kiriyama Rei is a promising professional shogi player. His family died in an accident when he was young, and he was adopted by his father's friend Koda, a professional shogi player, and started to be trained to play shogi with his foster brother and sister. He had to leave his foster family after conflicts with them, trying to live independently without family, friends or anyone care about him. Things started to change when he met the Kawamoto sisters, a family who decided to take care of him and protect him as one of their own. Meanwhile, Rei becomes acquaintances to many different kinds of professional shogi players as he plays with them, and his bond with those players starts to change his attitude toward shogi. Written by SCSchubert

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Drama

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 April 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

3-gatsu no Lion: Part 1 See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,172,600
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Robot Communications See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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