After School (2008, Japan)

Starring: Yo Oizumi, Kuranosuke Sasaki, Masato Sakai
Director: Kenji Uchida
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Language: Japanese
My Rating: 5/5

“Someone he’s never seen before gives Kitazawa, a seedy private investigator, a photograph of Kimura, a man who looks like an office clerk, meeting secretly with a woman. He hires the detective to find him. Kitazawa goes to Kimura’s old high school to meet Jinno, a teacher who was once Kimura’s classmate. Jinno is also looking for Kimura, who just disappreared a day ago. Kitazawa learns that the mysterious woman in the photo is Ayumi, the girlfriend of a yakuza boss known to Kitazawa. It doesn’t take long for the private detective to see a way of making this information profitable…”

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