The Pod of Good Fortune (2012)

02/25/2012 (JP) Comedy 1h 23m


Ryosaku, a struggling actor, endures daily abuse from his wicked wife. One day, the janitor of his apartment gives him a 'The Pod of Good Fortune'. And his life begins to go awry. The sudden death of his abusive wife...suspicion of impulsive cover-up...same old routine on unexpected visitor...and the body count rises. This fi lm closely follows the daily life of the protagonist as the bizarre and horrifi c drama unfolds. When people are pushed to an extreme situation, it's also the most comical. Full of such aspects, the stor y reveals the secret side of the people surrounding the protagonist. Where will the 'The Pod of Good Fortune' lead this man's unfortunate life? Only the Pot can tell.

  1. Michihito Ogawa


  2. Masahiro Fukuma


  3. Tomoharu Sato


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hidetoshi Hoshida

    Hidetoshi Hoshida

    Ryosaku Hakamada

  2. Aimi Satsukawa

    Aimi Satsukawa

    Erika Hakamada

  3. Akaji Maro

    Akaji Maro

    Yonosuke Matsudaira

  4. Keiko Toda

    Keiko Toda

    Shinobu Ueno

  5. Kumiko Aso

    Kumiko Aso

    Asami Hakamada

  6. Tetsu Watanabe

    Tetsu Watanabe

Full Cast & Crew

The Pod of Good Fortune

Original Title Kôun no tsubo

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


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