WriterTsutomu Takahashi, Ryuhei Kitamura, Yudai Yamaguchi, Isao Kiriyama Release dateSeptember 12, 2002 CastHideo Sakaki (Tenshu Yashiro), Koyuki (Asuka Saegusa), Tak Sakaguchi (Zeros), Erika Oda (Misako Hara), Shun Sugata (Matsuda) Music directorNobuhiko Morino, Daisuke Yano ScreenplayRyuhei Kitamura, Isao Kiriyama Similar moviesBlackhat, The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, Stanford Prison Experiment: Psychology of Imprisonment, Public Enemies, Malcolm X
TaglineA life worse than death.
Alive 2002 trailer
Alive is a 2002 Japanese science fiction film directed by Ryuhei Kitamura. Based on the manga of the same name, the film focuses on Tenshu, a convict placed in an isolated cell with another convict and a mysterious woman possessed by an extraterrestrial life form known as the "Isomer", which possesses those with murderous instincts. The film stars Hideo Sakaki, Ryo, Koyuki, Erika Oda, Jun Kunimura, Bengal, Tetta Sugimoto, and Tak Sakaguchi.