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- Movie: The Glorious Team Batista / The Glory of Team Batista
- Romaji: Chiimu Bachisuta no Eikou
- Japanese: チーム・バチスタの栄光
- Director: Yoshihiro Nakamura
- Writer: Takeru Kaido (novel), Hiroshi Saito, Mitsuharu Makita
- Producer: Yasuhiro Mase, Akihiro Yamauchi, Kanjiro Sakura
- Cinematographer: Yasushi Sasakibara
- Release Date: February 9, 2008
- Runtime: 120 min.
- Genre: Medical / Mystery
- Distributor: Toho
- Production Company: TBS
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Ever since Tojo University Hospital established Team Batista-a group of doctors specializing in the Batista procedure, an alternative therapy to heart transplant-the team had scored one success after another. But suddenly three consecutive operations conducted by the team end up with the death of the patients. The hospital launches an in-house investigation and sends in Kohei Taguchi, perennial professor of neurological medicine and head of the Unspecific Complaints clinic.
- Based on the award-winning medical mystery novel of the same name by Kaido Takeru.
- Kaido Takeru still works as a doctor.
- In the original novel, Taguchi was written a male character, but in the movie version is played by Yuko Takeuchi.
- Related titles (Feature Films):
- The Glorious Team Batista | Chiimu Bachisuta no Eikou (2008)
- The Triumphant Return of General Rouge | General Rouge no Gaisen (2009)
- Team Batista The Movie: The Portrait of Kerberos | Chimu Bachisuta Final Keruberosu no Shozo (2014)
- Related titles (Television):
- Glory of Team Batista | Chimu bachisuta no eiko (Fuji TV / 2008)
- Glory of Team Batista SP - Aratana Meikyuu e no Shoutai | Team Batista SP : Aratana Meikyuu e no Shoutai (Fuji TV / 2009)
- Glory of Team Batista SP - Silence of the Nightingale | Team Batista SP ~Nightingale no Chinmoku~ (Fuji TV / 2009)
- Team Batista 2: General Rouge no Gaisen (Fuji TV / 2010)
- Team Batista 3: Ariadne no Dangan (Fuji TV / 2011)
- Team Batista 4: Raden Meikyu (Fuji TV-KTV / 2014)
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