Ace Attorney (2012)

Director
Takashi Miike

Main cast
Hiroki Narimiya; Takumi Saito; Mirei Kiritani; Akiyoshi Nakao; Shunsuke Daitô

Genres
Drama, Crime, Mystery

Description
Based primarily on the first game in the series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, the film focuses on rookie defense attorney Ry?ichi Naruhod?, as he strives to protect his clients in various murder trials, including the death of his mentor, Chihiro Ayasato, and the accusation of rival prosecutor, Reiji Mitsurugi. Ry?ichi's greatest ally is Chihiro's younger sister Mayoi, a spirit medium whose body is posessed by Chihiro to communicate with him. The film will be a courtroom drama combined with the video game series' signature style. Sci-fi elements are also used such as characters bringing up holographic images of evidence during trials.


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