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Uzumaki (live-action movie)

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Alternative title:
Спираль (Russian)
うずまき (Japanese)
Genres: horror
Themes: death, epidemic, spirals
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: Something is wrong with the hometown of young High School couple Shuichi and Kirie. Mysterious deaths and surreal disturbances grow more and more frequent, all with one thing in common: spirals. Whether it is a spring, the spiral of a snail shell or a spiral staircase, the pattern recurs in all the strange events. Shuichi's father seems to be specially in tune with the Spiral, and Kirie does her best to keep Shuichi sane as he becomes more and more able to sense doom approaching.
Running time: 92 minutes
Vintage: 2000
Ending Theme:
"Raven" by Do As Infinity
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Uzumaki (Sub.Blu-ray) 2022-06-28 (from $24.95)
DVD (Region 1)
    Uzumaki (Sub.DVD) 2004-07-13 (from $10.16)
    Uzumaki (Sub.DVD) 2009-10-13 (from $19.98)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Higuchinsky
Screenplay: Takao Nitta
Original creator: Junji Ito
Art Director: Yūji Hayashida
Director of Photography: Gen Kobayashi
Producer: Sumiji Miyake

Makeup Effects: Tomoo Haraguchi
Planning: Dai Miyazaki
Sound Design: Hitoshi Tsurumaki
Theme Song Performance: Do as Infinity (ED)
Eriko Hatsune as Goshima Kirie
Fan Fhi as Saito Shuichi

Ren Osugi as Saito Toshio

Akira Matsuda as Yasuzo Oyama
Asumi Miwa as Shiho Ishikawa
Denden as Officer Futada
Eun Kyung Shin as Maruyama Chie
Hassei Takano as Kazuki Tsumura
Hinako Saeki as Sekino Kyoko
Keiko Takahashi as Saito Yukie
Maki Hamada as Macky
Masami Horiuchi as Reporter Ichiro Tamura
Sadao Abe as Mitsuru Yamaguchi
Saori Nakane as Little Kirie
Takuto Oyama as Himself
Tarō Suwa as Yasuo Goshima
Tomoo Fukatsu as Norio Katayama
Tōru Tezuka as Yokota Ikuo
Yuki Murakami as Yukky
Japanese companies
English companies
English staff
Distributor: Eastern Star
Internet Streaming: Amazon Prime Video
Licensed by:
Discotek Media (2009)
Elite Entertainment (Expired)
English cast
Italian staff
Italian cast
Patrizia Mottola as Goshima Kirie
Stefano Brusa as Saito Shuichi

Donato Sbodio as Saito Toshio

Beatrice Caggiula as Shiho Ishikawa
Germana Pasquero as Saito Yukie
Massimiliano Lotti as Reporter Ichiro Tamura
Riccardo Lombardo as Yasuo Goshima
Italian companies
Distributor: Dynit
DVD Distribution: Dynit
Post Production: Vegas Multimedia S.r.l.
German staff
German companies
Broadcaster: VOX
German cast

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