Death Note 2: The Last Name

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(Movie)Death Note 2: The Last Name
Genre Detective fiction, psychological thriller, supernatural
Live-action film
Death Note: The Last Name
Directed by Shūsuke Kaneko
Produced by Toyoharu Fukuda
Seiji Okuda
Takahiro Satō
Music by Kenji Kawai
Studio NTV, Warner Bros.[1]
Licensed by VIZ Pictures
Released October 28, 2006
Runtime 139 minutes
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Death Note 2: The Last Name (デスノート the Last name Desu Nōto the Last name?) is the second in a series of live-action Japanese films released in 2006 and based on the Death Note manga and anime series by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. The film primarily centers on a university student who decides to rid the world of evil with the help of a supernatural notebook that kills anyone whose name is written in it. The film was directed by Shūsuke Kaneko, produced by Nippon Television, and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures Japan.

Reception[edit]

The film had a box office gross in Japan of 5.20 billion yen.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official Death Note live-action movie website" (in Japanese). Warner Bros. Retrieved 2006-11-19. 
  2. ^ "Four Anime Among Top-10 Japanese Movies". Anime News Network. 2007-03-03. Retrieved 2013-09-19. 

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