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I Am a Hero (2015)

TV-MA | | Action, Horror | 23 April 2016 (Japan)
One day, after returning from work late in the evening, Hideo witnesses a traffic accident in which a car crashes into a nearby pedestrian, killing the victim instantly. However, despite ... See full summary »

Director:

Shinsuke Sato

Writers:

Kengo Hanazawa (manga), Akiko Nogi (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Miho Suzuki ... Zombie - Tekko
Kasumi Arimura ... Hiromi
Masami Nagasawa ... Tsugumi Oda
Yô Ôizumi ... Hideo Suzuki
Nana Katase ... Tekko
Yoshinori Okada ... Sango
Hisashi Yoshizawa Hisashi Yoshizawa ... Iura
Makita Sports Makita Sports ... Matsuo
Natsu Andô Natsu Andô
Toshifumi Muramatsu Toshifumi Muramatsu
Tôru Kazama Tôru Kazama ... Chikura
Jin Katagiri Jin Katagiri ... Korori Nakada
Yu Tokui Yu Tokui ... Abe
Muga Tsukaji Muga Tsukaji ... Mitani
Kazunori Kaneko Kazunori Kaneko
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Storyline

One day, after returning from work late in the evening, Hideo witnesses a traffic accident in which a car crashes into a nearby pedestrian, killing the victim instantly. However, despite severe injuries including a broken neck, the victim's body stands up and walks away. Hideo questions whether this is another one of his hallucinations, but strange events begin happening around him.

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Genres:

Action | Horror

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

23 April 2016 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Soy hèroe See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$13,770,528
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The Outlet Mall scene was filmed entirely at the mall in South Korea that went out of busisness few years ago. Due to the strict gun law of Japan, the goverment did not allow producers to use the gun for the movie. See more »

Soundtracks

Home on the Range
Music by Daniel E. Kelley and lyrics by Brewster M. Higley
Performed by Allie Goertz
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Exceeded my expectations
6 April 2017 | by agentk-77301See all my reviews

First, let me say this first - I read the manga this movie was based upon.

This movie depicted the manga beautifully. The zombies were scary,as they should. You could feel how dangerous they are, which is very important in zombie films & shows. If you can't feel danger from the zombies in the film, that film probably has bad characters.

The cgi was beautiful. It looked real and not heavily cgi'd. The ending was awesome.

Watch it. You won't regret it.


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