The Chasing World (Japanese Movie)
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- Movie: The Chasing World / Real Onigokko
- Romaji: Riaru Onigokko
- Japanese: リアル鬼ごっこ
- Director: Issei Shibata
- Writer: Yusuke Yamada, Issei Shibata
- Producer: Toshiaki Nakazawa
- Cinematographer: Shin Hayasaka
- Visual Effects Supervisor: Issei Oda
- Release Date: February 2, 2008
- Runtime: 98min.
- Genre: Action / Fantasy / Suspense-Thriller / Death Game
- Studio: Geneon Entertainment
- Distributor: Phantom Film
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
An odd murder case that only targets persons with the family name "Sato" occurs in Japan. Meanwhile, high school student Tsubasa Sato winds up in a parallel world during a fight with a gangster. Everything seems almost the same, but his friends & classmates are somehow different from who they used to be.
Tsubasa Sato can not comprehend what is happening around him, but when he sees a girl getting killed in front of him by a persuer, he finds out that he is now in a world where the Lord of the land plays a fatal game of "tag". The real chasing game ("Onigokko") that targets people named "Sato".
- Based on the novel "Real Onigokko" by Yusuke Yamada (published December 15, 2001 by Bungeisha Publishing Co.,Ltd.).
- Related titles:
- The Chasing World | Riaru Onigokko (2006)
- The Chasing World 2 | Riaru Onigokko 2 (2008)
- The Chasing World 3 | Riaru Onigokko 3 (2012)
- The Chasing World 4 | Riaru Onigokko 4 (2012)
- The Chasing World 5 | Riaru Onigokko 5 (2012)
- The Chasing World: The Origin | Riaru Onigokko The Origin (TVS-Chiba TV-tvk / 2013
- The Chasing World | Riaru Onigokko (2015)
|Takuya Ishida||Mitsuki Tanimura||Shunsuke Daito||Rio Matsumoto||Mitsuru Fukikoshi|
|Tsubasa Sato||Ai Sato||Hiroshi Sato||Kaori Watanabe||Teruhiko Sato|
Additional Cast Members:
- 2008 (12th) Fantasia Film Festival - July 3rd-21st * Canadian Premiere