Movie “Courtroom Game” starring Ryota Katayose of King & Prince, Hana Sugisaki, and Takumi Kitamura.
The novel “Courtroom Game,” which served as the original source for the movie, is a compelling courtroom mystery written by Ritsuto Igarashi during his time as a law trainee. It received unanimous acclaim, winning the 62nd Mephisto Award and further earning the “I Want to Read Mystery!” Newcomer Award for the 2021 edition, solidifying Igarashi’s position as a rising star in the mystery genre. In the movie “Courtroom Game,” through an unpredictable courtroom drama revolving around three young individuals, it depicts what the law was able to protect and what it was unable to protect.
Synopsis of the film “Courtroom Games” Based on a murder that occurs during a courtroom game, the truth hidden behind the masks of the protagonist, Seigi, and two others, Misuzu Orihara and Kei Yuki, begins to unravel. New facts emerge, twisting and turning the story. There is a secret of death that no one should ever reveal. The shocking conclusion, which defies common sense, unfolds in one of the most sacred places, the courtroom. 【Work Details】 Movie: “Courtroom Game” Release Date: November 10, 2023 (Friday) Based on the Novel by: Ritsuto Igarashi, published by Kodansha Starring: Ryota Katayose, Hana Sugisaki, Takumi Kitamura, Akira Emoto, Katsuhiro Ose, Michitaka Tsutsui, Nao Omori Director: Eiyo Fukagawa Screenplay: Saya Matsuda Producers: Keiichi Hashimoto, Tatsuya Hongo Production: Media Mix Japan Distribution/Production Committee: Toei © Ritsuto Igarashi / Kodansha © 2023 “Courtroom Game” Production Committee