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Bolt From The Blue

Bolt From The Blue

39-year-old Haruo Todoroki (Oizumi) is a magician who works in a dingy Tokyo club.  Not seeing any success in his career and with no family, he’s become depressed with life. Receiving a call from the police, he’s informed a man identified as his father has been found dead and he’s requested to collect his belongings. It is there a bolt of lightning appears from the sky and strikes him.Todoroki wakes to find himself in a world 40 years earlier. . He meets a young magician Shotaro and his assistant Etsuko who turn out to be his parents.

Genre: Drama
Runtime: 95 mins
Director: Gekidan Hitori
Cast: Yo Oizumi, Ko Shibasaki, Gekidan Hitori
Languages: Japanese, English subtitles
MPAA rating: PG