Kawaki (also known as "The Scent of Passion") is a 2010 Japanese drama film directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. The film stars Koji Yakusho, Masami Nagasawa, and Hirofumi Arai. The film tells the story of a man who is haunted by the death of his wife and the disappearance of his son. He begins to suspect that his son is still alive and that he is being held captive by a mysterious woman. The film was released in Japan on May 21, 2010. It received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the film's atmosphere and Kurosawa's direction, while others criticized the film's slow pacing and lack of focus.

Movie Backdrop
Expand
Disc Title Front Cover

The World of Kanako (2014)

Kawaki
Blu-ray

Horror/Drama/Crime · 1h 58m · 7/9/2024

Description

Kawaki (also known as "The Scent of Passion") is a 2010 Japanese drama film directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. The film stars Koji Yakusho, Masami Nagasawa, and Hirofumi Arai. The film tells the story of a man who is haunted by the death of his wife and the disappearance of his son. He begins to suspect that his son is still alive and that he is being held captive by a mysterious woman. The film was released in Japan on May 21, 2010. It received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising the film's atmosphere and Kurosawa's direction, while others criticized the film's slow pacing and lack of focus.

Release Country

United States

Barcode

760137155744

Release Date

7/9/2024

Media Type

Movie

Discs

Watch Alternatives

Cast
Person Photo

Kôji Yakusho

Akikazu Fujishima
Person Photo

Nana Komatsu

Kanako Fujishima
Person Photo

Satoshi Tsumabuki

Detective Asai
Person Photo

Hiroya Shimizu

I / narrator
Person Photo

Fumi Nikaidô

Nami Endo (Kanako's ex-middle school classmate)
Person Photo

Ai Hashimoto

Emi Morishita (Kanako's high school friend)
Person Photo

Jun Kunimura

Dr.Tsujimura
Person Photo

Joe Odagiri

Detective Aikawa
Person Photo

Miki Nakatani

Rie Azuma
Person Photo

Aoi Morikawa

Tomoko Nagano
Person Photo

Munetaka Aoki

Sakiyama
Person Photo

Asuka Kurosawa

Kiriko Fujishima
Person Photo

Mahiro Takasugi

Yasuhiro Matsunaga
Person Photo

Shôno Hayama

Boy with blonde hair
Person Photo

Hiroki Nakajima

Shimazu
Person Photo

Emma

Kanako's friend at party
Person Photo

Kanji Furutachi

Policeman
Person Photo

Megumi Hataraya

Aikawa's wife
Person Photo

Hitoshi Hoshino

Seiji Ogata
Person Photo

Kaisei Kamimura

Shimazu's friend
Person Photo

Yumeno Kato

Yoko (Kanako's ex-middle school classmate #2)
Person Photo

Airi Kido

Kanako's ex-middle school classmate #3
Person Photo

Yoshio Kô

Yoshinori Chou
Person Photo

Ryô Matsuura

Katsumi (Kanako's ex-middle school classmate #1)
Person Photo

Maya

Girl at party
Person Photo

Kazunori Mimura

Shimazu's friend
Person Photo

Hannah Nishino

Daughter on house's ads
Person Photo

Shunya Ohira

Matsunaga's Friend
Person Photo

Monica Sahara

Party's girl
Person Photo

Haruka Saitou

Shimazu's friend
Person Photo

Daiki Satô

Party's boy
Person Photo

Kentarô Shimazu

Policeman
Person Photo

Aya Takekô

Housewife on house's ads
Person Photo

Daichi Watanabe

Hiroshi Kawamoto
Crew
Person Photo

Tetsuya Nakashima

Director
Person Photo

Akio Fukamachi

Writer
Person Photo

Tetsuya Nakashima

Writer
Person Photo

Miako Tadano

Writer
Person Photo

Nobuhiro Monma

Writer
Other Editions
Disc Title Front Cover

The World of Kanako

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

2/2/2016

Disc Title Front Cover

The World of Kanako

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

2/2/2016

MobileIcon
app store google play