The Long Goodbye NHK Spring Drama 2014

  • Drama: The Long Goodbye
  • Romaji: Rongu Guddobai
  • Japanese: ロング・グッドバイ
  • Director: Kentaro Horikirizono
  • Writer: Raymond Chandler (novel), Aya Watanabe
  • Network: NHK
  • Episodes: 5
  • Release Date: April 19 – May 17, 2014
  • Runtime: Saturdays 21:00-21:58
  • TV Ratings: 4.9% (weekly average)
  • Language: Japanese
  • Country: Japan

Plot

Set in Tokyo, Japan during the 1950’s.

Tamotsu (Gou Ayano) is suspected of murdering his actress wife Shizuka Harada (Rina Ohta). He flees to Taiwan and commits suicide. Tamotsu’s friend Banji Masuzawa (Tadanobu Asano) works as a private detective. Banji has doubts about Tamotsu’s death, but the case is covered up by powerful media mogul Heizo Harada (Akira Emoto).

Banji is then involved in another case involving the neighbors of the Harada family. He encounters drunk novelist Joji Kamiido (Arata Furuta), a publish company editor (Tomorowo Taguchi) and finally a beautiful woman Aiko (Koyuki) who holds the key to case. As it looks likes Banji has solved the case, something unexpected occurs.

Notes

  1. Based on the novel “The Long Goodbye” by Raymond Chandler (published 1953 by Hamish Hamilton).

Cast

Long Goodbye-Tadanobu Asano.jpgLong Goodbye-Gou Ayano.jpgLong Goodbye-Koyuki.jpgLong Goodbye-Arata Furuta.jpgLong Goodbye-Ai Tominaga.jpg
Tadanobu AsanoGou AyanoKoyukiArata FurutaAi Tominaga
Banji MasuzawaTamotsu HaradaAiko KamiidoJoji KamiidoYoshino Koumura
Long Goodbye-Rina Ohta.jpgLong Goodbye-Kenichi Takito.jpgLong Goodbye-Keisuke Horibe.jpgLong Goodbye-Rila Fukushima.jpgLong Goodbye-Tsutomu Takahashi.jpg
Rina OhtaKenichi TakitoKeisuke HoribeRila FukushimaTsutomu Takahashi
Shizuka HaradaNewspaper Reporter MoritaHajime TakamuraRiriDetective Gonda
Long Goodbye-Tomorowo Taguchi.jpgLong Goodbye-Yuki Izumisawa.jpgLong Goodbye-Eri Ishida.jpgLong Goodbye-Kenichi Endo.jpgLong Goodbye-Kotaro Yoshida.jpg
Tomorowo TaguchiYuki IzumisawaEri IshidaKenichi EndoKotaro Yoshida
HaneokaShosuke Kanedamiddle-aged womanPolice Inspector KishidaLawyer Endo
Long Goodbye-Akira Emoto.jpg
Akira Emoto
Heizo Harada

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