Ashita no J (2011)
Movie: Ashita no J
- Director: Fumihiko Sori
- Stars: Tomohisa Yamashita, Karina, Teruyuki Kagawa, Ysuke Iseya, Katsuya, Moro Morooka, Naomi Nishida, Tetta Sugimoto, Mitsuko Baish, Masahiko Tsugawa, Rina Hatakeyama, Satoshi Iwag, Kji Kat, Mitsuki Koga, Yto Nakano
- Release Date: February 11, 2011
- Run Time: 131 min
- Genre: Drama, Sport
A troubled young man, Joe Yabuki (Tomohisa Yamashita), runs away from his orphanage. On the streets of Tokyo, he meets a former boxing trainer, Danpei Tange (Teruyuki Kagawa), who takes him under his care. Later, when Joe is arrested and imprisoned, he gets the chance to fight for his freedom by competing in boxing matches. There he meets Toru Chikaraishi (Yusuke Iseya), a fellow boxer who gradually becomes Joe\’s rival.