- Movie: Theater (literal title)
- Romaji: Gekijo
- Japanese: 劇場
- Director: Isao Yukisada
- Writer: Naoki Matayoshi (novel), Ryuta Horai
- Producer: Wakako Tanigaki, Yasuyuki Niino
- Cinematographer: Kenji Maki
- Release Date: July 17, 2020
- Runtime: 136 min.
- Distributor: Shochiku, Aniplex
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
Nagata (Kento Yamazaki) works as a writer and director for theater company Oroka. His work has not received positive responses and ticket sales has not increased. Making things worse, his relationship with the theatrical troupe is not good. Nagata feels lonely. One day, he sees a woman named Saki (Mayu Matsuoka) on the street. She is wearing the same sneakers as he is. Nagata talks to her. Saki is a university student and she dreams of becoming an actress. Nagata and Saki fall in love.
- Based on novel “Gekijo” by Naoki Matayoshi (published May 15, 2017 by Shinchosha).
- Filming began early June, 2019 in Shimokitazawa, Tokyo, Japan.
- The original release date for the movie was April 17, 2020 in Japan, but, due to the COVID19 outbreak, the release date has been postponed.
|Kento Yamazaki||Mayu Matsuoka|
|Kanichiro||Sairi Itoh||Satoru Iguchi||Kodai Asaka|
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