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Full trailer for Junji Sakamoto's "Strangers in the City"

A new 1-minute trailer has been released for Junji Sakamoto’s upcoming film Strangers in the City.

Based on an award-winning mystery novel by Tatsuo Shimizu, the film stars Toru Nakamura as former teacher named Hatano who was fired in the wake of a scandal involving his relationship with his student Masako (Manami Konishi). The two married, but divorced soon afterward and went their separate ways. Years later, Hatano is teaching job at a small cram school in his hometown. However, when one of his young female students (Nao Minamisawa) disappears, he uncovers a criminal conspiracy involving his former school, leading to a reunion with his former love Masako after 12 years.

“Strangers in the City” will be screened at the Tokyo International Film Festival on October 25, 2010. Toei will follow up with a theatrical release from November 20, 2010.

Source: Official website

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