Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars. Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars.
Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars.

Asian cinema: Japanese films

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Hit Me Anyone One More Time film review: Japanese comedy from Koki Mitani about an amnesiac PM is full of laughs

  • Koki Mitani’s latest big-screen farce stars Kiichi Nakai as a despicable premier who unwittingly turns over a new leaf after losing his memory
  • Nakai’s self-deprecating performance provides endless fun, while Mitani’s script maintains a relentless barrage of farcical scenarios for him to navigate

Topic |   Asian cinema: Japanese films
Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars. Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars.
Kiichi Nakai (right) and Dean Fujioka in a still from Hit Me Anyone One More Time (category IIA; Japanese), directed by Koki Mitani. Yuriko Ishida also stars.
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