The Frame (2000)

03/11/2000 (JP) Thriller 1h 48m
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Japanese director Satoshi Isaka spins this taunt thriller about an ultra-ambitious reporter who soon finds herself on the receiving end of tabloid dirt. Popular television actress Hitomi Kuroki stars as Yuko, an ice-queen TV news editor who is approached by a mysterious man from the PTT Ministry. The man offers her proof, on videotape, that a major university is bribing a particular government official to overlook a massive media merger. The secret transaction has already resulted in the death of one investigator. Yuko promptly broadcasts the damning footage, and high-ranking bureaucrat Aso (Takanori Jinnai) is forced out of office.

  1. Satoshi Isaka

    Director

  2. Hisashi Nozawa

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Hitomi Kuroki

    Hitomi Kuroki

    Yoko Endo

  2. Takanori Jinnai

    Takanori Jinnai

    Kimihiko Aso

  3. Tetsuo Yamashita

    Naoki Akamatsu

  4. Toshio Kakei

    Toshio Kakei

    Ichiro Morishima

  5. Akira Nakao

    Akira Nakao

    Hirofumi Arikawa

  6. Takeo Nakahara

    Takeo Nakahara

    Takaaki Agawa

  7. Kandai Tsutsumi

    Junya Agawa

  8. Kunio Hatoyama

    Politician

  9. Atsuo Nakamura

    Atsuo Nakamura

    Fumio Nagasaka

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The Frame

Original Title 破線のマリス

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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