A promise is a promise and here the great Takashi Miike returns with a new installment of this action blockbuster, based on Hiroshi Takahashi’s famous comic, that was an enormous box office hit all throughout Asia last year. Once again the problematic Suzuran high school is the stage for epic combats between gangs of students who live and breathe only for fighting. A spectacular sequel where Genji and his group will have to face a new problem, the attack of the powerful Hosen gang. New characters, punk rock, glamour in abundance and action, with hundreds of extras, that verges on all-out war.
Yao, Osaka, 1960. One of the most requested filmmakers in Japan, he became seasoned with innumerable television and video productions before being catapulted to fame with Audition (99) and Ichi the Killer (01). His extensive filmography includes huge box office hits like Zebraman (04), Crows Zero (08) and 13 Assassins (10).
Cast & Crew:
Director: Takashi Miike
Productor: Mataichiro Yamamoto
Productors executiu: Kazuya Hamana
Guió: Shogo Muto, Rikiya Mizushima (basat en el manga original de Hiroshi Takahashi)
Fotografia: Nobuya Kita
Muntatge: Shuichi Kakesu, Tomoki Nagasaka
Música: Naoki Otsubo
Disseny de producció: Yuji Hayashida, Tsukuru Hashimoto
So: Yoshiya Obara
Intèrprets: Shun Oguri, Kyosuke Yabe, Meisa Kuroki, Haruma Miura, Nobuaki Kaneko
Durada: 133 minuts