Canary (English Subtitles)

Japanese Movie

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Release Date October 28, 2005
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Product Details

Catalog No.BCBJ-2318
JAN/ISBN 4934569623188
Product Type DVD
TV Standard NTSC
Number of Discs 1
Color Color
Running Time 132minutes
Original Release Year 2004
Data Format DVD Video
Encoding MPEG-2
Layers single-sided/dual-layered
Aspect Ratio(s) 16:9 LB Vista
Region 2
Subtitles English
Audio Track Japanese Dolby Digital Surround


"Canary" is the troubling tale of a boy trying to survive after a terrible event involving his parents and a cult. After living several years among the cult with his mother and sister, he finds the cult suddenly in turmoil regarding the sarin gas train attacks in Tokyo. First taken to a councelling center, he then sets out with his only friend to find his sister and mother in Tokyo. Recorded in DTS stereo sound!

Description in Japanese

カナリア / 邦画

1995年、地下鉄サリン事件後のサティアンへ強制捜査に入った警官隊が先頭に掲げていた"かごの中のカナリア"。あれから10年、神もいないこの地上を子供たちは走り続ける・・・。「黄泉がえり」の塩田明彦監督最新作「カナリア」がついにリリース!! カルト宗教の犠牲となった子供の複雑な想いを描く問題作。少年の名は光一、12歳。母に連れられてカルト教団「ニルヴァーナ」の施設で妹とともに数年を過ごしたが、カルト崩壊後、関西の児童相談所に預けられた。だが祖父は、光一より4つ年下の妹、朝子だけを引き取っていく。母の行方はわからないまま。光一は偶然助けた少女・由希とともに、引き離された妹と母を取り戻すため、東京にいる祖父の元へと向かう。 ※収録のサラウンド音声は、DTSステレオ方式で製作された劇場用音源を収録したものです。

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    Thought provoking 4

    This was a very good movie about how children deal with trauma. I think the young actors played their parts very well. I liked it a lot because at the heart of the movie, it's just about a boy who wants his family to be together again. I cried...


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