Aegis (2005)

07/30/2005 (JP) ActionThrillerDrama 2h 7m


The Isokaze, an Aegis-class escort vessel, sets sail on a routine training exercise, playing host to a platoon from the Fleet Training Group. No sooner is the Isokaze on open water, however, then the FTG reveal themselves to be terrorist stowaways who kill the ship's captain, send the rest of the crew overboard and take control of the vessel. The ship is carrying a secret biological weapon which the terrorists are now threatening to use to level Tokyo! Only a stowaway NCO, Sengoko (played by Sanada Hiroyuki from Ring and Twilight Samurai) is in a position to stop them - but does he really have what it takes to save the day? Playing like a cross between a sea-faring version of Top Gun and Die Hard, director Sakamoto Junji shows that it's not just Hollywood that can produce thrill-a-minute action spectaculars.

  1. Junji Sakamoto


  2. Yasuo Hasegawa


  3. Kenzaburô Iida


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hiroyuki Sanada

    Hiroyuki Sanada

    Hisashi Sengoku

  2. Akira Terao

    Akira Terao

    Hirotaka Miyazu

  3. Koichi Sato

    Koichi Sato

    Diasuke Atsumi

  4. Kiichi Nakai

    Kiichi Nakai

    Yong Fa

  5. Ryo Katsuji

    Ryo Katsuji

    Kou Kisaragi

  6. Chae Min-seo

    Chae Min-seo


  7. Eisaku Yoshida

    Eisaku Yoshida

    Isamu Takenaka

  8. Shosuke Tanihara

    Shosuke Tanihara

    Yudai Kazama

  9. Masanobu Ando

    Masanobu Ando


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Original Title 亡国のイージス

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue -


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