Turn (film)

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Turn
Directed by Hideyuki Hirayama
Starring Riho Makise
Nakamura Kantarō II
Mitsuko Baisho
Release date
  • October 13, 2001 (2001-10-13)
Running time
111 minutes
CountryJapan
LanguageJapanese

Turn (ターン) is a 2001 [1] Japanese film directed by Hideyuki Hirayama. [2]

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Cast

Reception

One review said, "Turn manages to suffer most of the downsides of the twist ending." [3]

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References

  1. "Turn C-". Flipside: Movie Emporium. Retrieved 16 September 2020.
  2. ターン (2000). Allcinema.net (in Japanese). Stingray. Retrieved 2011-09-11.
  3. "Turn (2001, Hirayama Hideyuki)". The Stop Button. 30 June 2005. Retrieved 16 September 2020.