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20 Ratings

Drudgery Train

Kueki ressha

Directed by Yamashita Nobuhiro
Japan, 2012


Kitamichi (Mirai Moriyama) is a 19-year-old labor worker who only went far as middle school. He’s now hooked on alcohol while playing around. Kitamichi develops feelings for Yasuko (Atsuko Maeda), who works in a used-bookstore, but he has never had a girlfriend or, currently, any friends.

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Drudgery Train Directed by Yamashita Nobuhiro

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

2013 | Winner: Best Actor

Awards of the Japanese Academy

2013 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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