Onesumore: Japanese Psychological-Thriller ‘Ride or Die’ Coming to Netflix in April 2021
As Netflix continues to expand its influence around the world, more and more exciting originals are coming to your screens. An original that we’re very excited to see in 2021, is the first Japanese original film of the year, Roll or die. We’ve got everything you need to know about Ride or Die, including the plot, cast, trailer, and Netflix release date.
Roll or die is a Netflix Japanese original LGBT psychological thriller directed by Ryuichi Hiroki. The screenplay for the original was written by Nami Sakkawa, who in turn based the screenplay on author Ching Nakamura’s manga Gunjō.
When is the Roll or die Netflix release date?
Thanks to the release of the movie trailer, we can now confirm that Roll or die will come to Netflix on Thursday April 15, 2021.
The original will be released worldwide on Netflix and will also be available to stream in Japan.
What is the plot of Roll or die?
Rei, still in love with her classmate Nanae, discovers that her friend is suffering from domestic violence at the hands of her husband. In a violent declaration of love to Nanae, Rei murders the husband, but ends up making Nanae feared and is repelled by the murder. But when the two finally turn to each other for love, Rei and Nanae begin to struggle with their complicated emotions.
Who are the actors of Roll or die?
Only the roles of the two main actresses have been confirmed so far for Roll or die:
|Role||Member of the cast||Where have I seen / heard them before?|
|Nagasawa Rei||Mizuhara Kiko||Uso no Sensou | Malu | Kodaike no Hitobito|
|Shinoda nanae||Sato Honami||Lupine No Musume | Itsuamdemo Shiroi Hane | The cornered mouse dreams of cheese|
|TBA||Maki yoko||Voice: 110 Emergency control room | I love you | Yakiniku dragon|
|TBA||Suzuki Anne||The farewell ravine | Bridge over rough water | Hana and Alice|
|TBA||Taneka Tetsushi||Day and night | Bitter blood | Two homelands|
|TBA||Minami sara||Korekkiri Summer | Infinite Foundation | Shino can’t say his own name|
|TBA||Niiro shinya||Goodbye newspaper | Sanadamaru | Career|
|TBA||Tanaka Shunsuke||Midnight Swan | Memories of a dead end | Double mint|
What is the runtime of Roll or die?
Not for those who like short films, Roll or die will last 142 minutes.
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