Mystery

Masquerade Hotel

マスカレード・ホテル

Directed by: Masayuki Suzuki

Year: 2019

Length: 132 minutes

Classification rating: Unclassified all ages

Screens in: Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Sydney and Melbourne

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Everyone at this hotel wears a mask of some kind… And anyone could be a killer

In this adaptation of Keigo Higashino’s best-selling novel, Detective Kosuke Nitta (Takuya Kimura; Blade of the Immortal) goes undercover in a high-end Tokyo hotel after a code of numbers found at three seemingly unrelated murders lead him to believe the next murder will take place there. When he’s assigned the front desk, hotel employee Naomi Yamagishi (Masami Nagasawa; Your Name) is not happy. She’s dedicated to upholding the highest standards for guests of the hotel, and prioritises their safety and comfort above all else. However, Kosuke’s scruffy appearance and single-minded focus on his detective work are not exactly front desk material.

She’s going to need to clean up his act, and fast, because every guest and staff member is a potential suspect in the case. The two will need to set aside their differences if they want to come out unscathed, but will they be able to learn to work together before the killer strikes again?

Wednesday 16th October
18:15

Dendy Canberra Centre, Canberra

Selling fast

Wednesday 23rd October
19:00

Brisbane on sale 26 Sept, Brisbane

Wednesday 30th October
18:45

Perth on sale 26 Sept, Perth

Thursday 14th November
19:15

Sydney on sale 26 Sept, Sydney

Sunday 17th November
18:40

Sydney on sale 26 Sept, Sydney

Thursday 21st November
19:00

Melbourne on sale 10 Oct, Melbourne

Thursday 28th November
20:00

Melbourne on sale 10 Oct, Melbourne

Director: Masayuki Suzuki

Original Story: Keigo Higashino

Screenplay: Michitaka Okada

Producer: Juichi Uehara

Cast: Takuya Kimura and Masami Nagasawa

Genre: Mystery

Language: In Japanese with English subtitles.

Format: DCP colour

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