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Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler (live-action movie)

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Alternative title:
Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji
Kaiji - Jinsei Gyakuten Game (Japanese)
カイジ 人生逆転ゲーム (Japanese)
賭博默示錄:人生逆轉遊戲 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Plot Summary: Impoverished loser Kaiji spends his days playing cheap gambling games, and vandalizing cars to take his frustrations out on society. One day a debt collector arrives, informing Kaiji that an unpaid loan he had co-signed for has now fallen upon him. The debt collector coerces him into boarding a gambling boat to clear the debt, and possibly make himself rich on top of that. Kaiji accepts, but he has no inkling of the horrors that await him ... (from manga)
Running time: 129 minutes
Vintage: 2009-10-10
Premiere date:
2009-10-10 (Japan)
2010-03-26 (Taiwan)
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DVD (Region 2)
    Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler (Sub.DVD) 2010-07-26 (from $29.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Tatsuya Fujiwara as Kaiji Itō

Kei Sato as Kazutaka Hyoudou
Ken Mitsuishi as Koj Ishida
Kenichi Matsuyama as Makoto Sahara
Suzuki Matsuo as Taro Otsuki
Taro Yamamoto as Jouji Funai
Teruyuki Kagawa as Yukio Tonegawa
Yūki Amami as Rinko Endou
Yuriko Yoshitaka as Hiromi Ishida

Cho Seong-ha as Brave Men Road Attendee
Daisuke Kikuta as Kensuke Isawa
Erika Yazawa as Teiai Group Commercial Girl
Hiroshi Ryogoku as Black Suit 3
Kaname Endo as Young Man
Masako Motai as Houseboat Proprietress
Mitsu Murata as Uda (cruise rider)
Nobuyuki Fukumoto as Black Suit 1
Ryōhei Suzuki as Black Suit 2
Shōgen as Satoru Majima
SOTARO as Kitami (cruise rider)
Tomomi Maruyama as Takada (cruise rider)
Yasuhi Nakamura as Ōta (Brave Men Road attendee)

Japanese companies
English staff
English companies
Distributor: 4Digital Media (UK) 
English cast

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