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Farewell: Comedy of Life Begins with A Lie (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) Blu-ray Region A

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Farewell: Comedy of Life Begins with A Lie (Blu-ray) (Japan Version)
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Dazai Osamu's unfinished work Goodbye is reborn as a screwball comedy in Farewell: Comedy of Life Begins with A Lie! Writer KERA's play Goodbye reinterpreted Dazai's posthumous work from his own unique perspective. Directed by Narushima Izuru (Solomon's Perjury), this film adaptation reunites the play's leads Oizumi Yo and Koike Eiko for a charming comedy set in the postwar Showa era. Mizuakawa Asami, Hashimoto Ai, Ogawa Tamaki, Kimura Tae, Hamada Gaku and Matsushige Yutaka also appear in the film.

Tajima Shuji (Oizumi Yo) is the editor-in-chief of a literary magazine. Despite his indecisive personality, he is quite popular with women and has many lovers. He decides it's time to break things off and live differently, but finds it difficult to just directly break up with his girlfriends. Instead, he decides to get the greedy, uncouth and messy-looking Nagai Kinuko (Koike Eiko) to pose as his wife. Kinuko agrees for the sake of money, and it turns out she's a total beauty once she cleans herself up! Thus begins the fake marriage of a man and woman who are like oil and water.

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Product Title: Farewell: Comedy of Life Begins with A Lie (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) 再見,從謊言開始的人生喜劇 (Blu-ray) (日本版) 再见,从谎言开始的人生喜剧 (Blu-ray) (日本版) グッドバイ〜嘘からはじまる人生喜劇〜 (Blu-ray) Farewell: Comedy of Life Begins with A Lie (Blu-ray) (Japan Version)
Also known as: Good-bye - Uso Kara Hajimaru Jinsei Kigeki - / Goodbye: Life Comedy of Starting From a Lie Good-bye - Uso Kara Hajimaru Jinsei Kigeki - / Goodbye: Life Comedy of Starting From a Lie Good-bye - Uso Kara Hajimaru Jinsei Kigeki - / Goodbye: Life Comedy of Starting From a Lie Good-bye - Uso Kara Hajimaru Jinsei Kigeki - / Goodbye: Life Comedy of Starting From a Lie Good-bye - Uso Kara Hajimaru Jinsei Kigeki - / Goodbye: Life Comedy of Starting From a Lie
Artist Name(s): Koike Eiko | Oizumi Yo | Mizukawa Asami | Hamada Gaku | Matsushige Yutaka | Ogawa Tamaki | Kimura Tae | Hashimoto Ai 小池榮子 | 大泉洋 | 水川麻美 | 濱田岳 | 松重豐 | 緒川環 | 木村多江 | 橋本愛 小池荣子 | 大泉洋 | 水川麻美 | 滨田岳 | 松重庆 | 绪川环 | 木村多江 | 桥本爱 小池栄子 | 大泉洋 | 水川あさみ | 濱田岳 | 松重豊 | 緒川たまき | 木村多江 | 橋本愛 Koike Eiko | Oizumi Yo | Mizukawa Asami | Hamada Gaku | Matsushige Yutaka | Ogawa Tamaki | Kimura Tae | Hashimoto Ai
Director: Narushima Izuru 成島出 成岛出 成島出 Narushima Izuru
Blu-ray Region Code: A - Americas (North, Central and South except French Guiana), Korea, Japan, South East Asia (including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan) What is it?
Release Date: 2020-09-02
Publisher Product Code: HPXR-609
Language: Japanese
Country of Origin: Japan
Disc Format(s): Blu-ray
Other Information: Blu-ray
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1092412974

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[アーティスト/ キャスト]
大泉洋 / 小池栄子 / 水川あさみ / 成島出 (監督) / 木下直哉 (製作総指揮) / ケラリーノ・サンドロヴィッチ (原作) / 安川午朗 (音楽)

[特典情報]
映像特典収録

[テクニカル・インフォメーション]
本編106分+特典91分

太宰治もあの世で笑ってる? 未完の遺作が、新たな魅力に満ちた人生喜劇映画として生まれ変わる! 大泉洋×小池栄子W主演で贈る、水と油のような二人が演じる嘘(ニセ)夫婦の奇想天外な企みが幕を開ける―! ――戦後の混乱から復興へ向かう昭和のニッポン。闇稼業で小金を稼いでいた文芸誌編集長の田島周二は、優柔不断なくせに、なぜか女にはめっぽうモテる。気づけば何人もの愛人を抱え、ほとほと困っていた。そろそろまっとうに生きようと、愛人たちと別れる決心をしたものの、別れを切り出すのは至難の業。一計を案じた田島は、金にがめつく大食いの担ぎ屋・キヌ子に「嘘(にせ)の妻を演じてくれ」と頼み込む。そう、キヌ子は泥だらけの顔を洗えば誰もが振り返る女だったのだ! 男は女と別れるため、女は金のため―。こうして、水と油のような二人による"嘘(にせ)夫婦"の企みが始まった。
映像特典(約91分): メイキング (25分)、完成披露試写会 (21分)、公開記念舞台挨拶 (22分)、感謝御礼! 舞台挨拶 (22分)、劇場予告編 (1分)
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