99.9 Criminal Lawyer

99.9 Criminal Lawyer 2016

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Hiroto Miyama is an unconventional young lawyer who dances to his own tune and gets a little obsessive. For one thing, he’s only interested in criminal cases, and he will never give up in his pursuit of the truth even if offers only a 0.1% chance of being discovered. Japan’s 99.9% criminal case conviction rate leads the world, attesting to a “highly reliable” judicial system. In other words, once a crime suspect is indicted, prosecutor arguments tend to be accepted hook, line and sinker. In the face of those 99.9% odds, there’s no money in being a defense lawyer specializing in criminal cases, but for Miyama, that’s where the interest and kernels of truth lie. From unexpected places, the mold-breaking Miyama stakes his reputation on a prayer of a chance as he clashes with hotshot lawyers who’ll go to any lengths to win in this gloriously fun, legal mystery.

  • Released: 2016-04-17
  • Runtime: 50 minutes
  • Genre: Crime
  • Stars: Teruyuki Kagawa, Fumino Kimura, Ittoku Kishibe, Jin Katagiri, Magi, Azusa Babazono, Ikeda Takafumi, Yukino Kishii, Emi Kurara, Toru Baba, Munetaka Aoki, Nana Eikura
  • Director: Okamoto Shingo