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Ajin: Demi-Human (2017)

Ajin (original title)
A high school student discovers he is an Ajin, a demi-human being. He ends up a fugitive on the run because of his powers.

Director:

Katsuyuki Motohiro

Writers:

Gamon Sakurai (manga), Masahiro Yamaura | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Minami Hamabe ... Eriko Naga
Mamoru Miyano ... IBM (voice)
Takeru Satoh ... Kei Nagai (as Takeru Satô)
Gô Ayano ... Sato
Ken'ichi Suzumura ... Noriaki Iwashimizu
Yûki Yamada Yûki Yamada ... Takahashi
Tetsuji Tamayama ... Yu Tosaki
Yûdai Chiba Yûdai Chiba ... Okuyama
Rina Kawaei Rina Kawaei ... Izumi Shimomura
Yû Shirota Yû Shirota ... Koji Tanaka
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Storyline

War in Africa is suddenly sideswiped by the first known "Ajin" Demi-human who after death comes back to life and continues fighting! As more pop up around the globe Governments are capturing them to find out more about them. In Japan Nagai Kai a Highschool boy's world is turned upside down when he's hit by a truck killing him, but instantly he comes back to life! He just wants to be left alone but now he's the most wanted person in Japan being the third reported Ajin out of a worldwide population of 46 known, the government wants him. And he has to run! Written by alpinegrooves

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Dead and... alive.

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Action | Horror | Mystery

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Official Sites:

Official Site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

30 September 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Ajin: Demi-Human See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,750,712
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Mamoru Miyano, who voiced protagonist Kei Nagai in Ajin (2016), voices Nagai's IBM spirit in this film. See more »

Connections

Remake of Ajin (2016) See more »

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Demon inside
11 April 2019 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

Who's a good demon? And while that does sound like a ridiculous question, this movie has someone for us to root for. Now I haven't yet seen the TV show this is based on (imdb says it's a "remake" of it), so I can't say what got cut out or added (I reckon the TV show has a much longer running time). Whatever the case, the movie is really good.

Stunts are great, the story makes sense for a Fantasy/Science Fiction movie of this caliber. The story and characters do develop the way most will expect, but it's still quite nice to watch. Sometimes it is not so much about the destination, but about how much you'll have along the way. And there is plenty to be entertained with this movie. Sit back or lay back and enjoy this for what it is


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