Ichi 1: Origin (live-action movie)

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Genres: drama , thriller 
Objectionable content: Intense 
Plot Summary: Mr Dai is the best fighter in the school. Every time he fights, Ichi is there with a big smile on his face. Mr Dai thinks that Ichi is making fun of him, but in fact, he appreciates seeing all the violence that comes from fighting. Everybody bullies, makes fun of, and mocks Ichi, even the youngest on his karate course. But Ichi refuses to lose his temper and fight the others. However, a new students starts to make himself known by beating up all the students. In a fight with the new student, Mr Dai ends up on the ground, completely destroyed. It seems that the new student will also beat up Ichi, but it seems that he will be the only one who will be able to provide a challenge. 
Running time: 83 minutes 
Vintage: 2003 
Release dates: We have 2
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DVD (Region 1)
    Ichi the Killer - Uncut Duo Edition (DVD) 2013-03-26 (from $14.86)
    Ichi 1: Origin (Sub.DVD) 2010-08-17 (from $3.99)
    Ichi-1 [Special Edition] (Sub.DVD) 2007-10-30 (from $9.95)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Masato Tanno 
Screenplay: Sakichi Sato 
Music: Tadanobu Asano 
Original Manga: Hideo Yamamoto 

Cinematography: Naosuke Imaizumi 
Nao Omori as Ichi 

Chisato Amate as Satomi 
Kouji Chihara as Onizame 
Teah as Mr. Dai 
Yuki Oikawa as Nao 

Japanese companies
English staff
English companies
Tokyo Shock (2010) 
Unearthed Films 
English cast

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