TV-MA | | Adventure, Crime, Drama
A high school student named, Light Turner, discovers a mysterious notebook that has the power to kill anyone whose name is written within its pages and launches a secret crusade to rid the world of criminals.
Similarly to Ghost in the Shell (2017), a previous anime adaptation from earlier that year, this film came under fire with accusations of whitewashing when it was decided to cast American actors in the role of characters like Light Yagami and Misa ... ...
Sleep is key to strong thought.
When Light first writes in the Death Note (about 10 minutes in), Ryuk hands him a pen and you hear the distinctive click of a retractable roller-ball pen. Cut to Light writing Kenny's name and hes using a fibretip fine-liner. Then when Light is writing the 'How' hes using a roller-ball again.
The closing credits are written in the same style as the Death Note instructions.
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