Plot Summary: Yagami Light is a brilliant college student who, one day, finds a
notebook simply titled "Death Note." Inside of this book is a list of rules and
details as for the use of the "Death Note." When he realizes the power he holds, he
decides he's going to make over the world. He wants to make it into a better place
by killing those who do others harm. He has been nicknamed by the police "Kira." L,
a brilliant detective who lives in secrecy, rises from the shadows and puts his life
on the line trying to capture Light. Both L and Light believe themselves on the side
of Justice, and the two match wits trying to show exactly which of them is "good"
and which of them is "evil."
Running time: 110 minutes
2006-08-10 (Hong Kong)
2007-04-21 (USA - Newport Beach Film Festival)
2007-07-24 (Germany, 21st Fantasy Film Festival)
"Dani California" by Red Hot Chili Peppers
"Manatsu no Yoru no Yume" by Suga Shikao