The stuff for Hiroshi Takahashi’s Crows and Worst manga live-action crossover film ,HiGH&LOW THE WORST, revealed Wednesday a new images featuring the movie full cast. The film is directed by Shigeaki Kubo. Takahashi wrote the script alongside Norihisa Hiranuma, Shōichirō Masumoto, and Kei Watanabe. The film is prodcued by EXILE HIRO, and Takahito Ōuchi is the action director .
HiGH&LOW THE WORST stars Ryūji Satō, Satoshi Uekiya, Ryū, Takahide Suzuki, Gōki Maeda, Kazumi Kawamura, Hokuto Yoshino, Kōhei Fukuyama, Shō Jinnai, Shō Kiyohara, Wataru Ichinose, Yūki Yamada, Takayuki Suzuki, Ken Aoki.
HiGH&LOW THE WORST will be release in Japanese theaters on October 4.
Takahashi published Crows manga in Monthly Shōnen Champion from 1990 to 199. The manga received an anime OVA adaptation, three live-action films, and a video game by Bandai Namco Games for PlayStation 4 titled Crows: Burning Edge. Worst, a sequel of Takahashi’s Crows manga, was first published by Shōnen Champion in 2002. The manga itself inspired two spinoff “Worst Gaiden: Dokuro (Worst Side Story: Skull)” and “Worst Gaiden: Guriko (Worst Side Story: Guriko)”.
The first season of HiGH&LOW live-action TV series titled HiGH&LOW: The Story of S.W.O.R.D. aired in Japan in October 2015. The second season titled HiGH&LOW was released on April 2016. The project live-action movie was released in Japan in May 2016. A sequel titled HiGH&LOW The Movie in July 2016. The third film HiGH&LOW The Red Rain film in October 2016. The fourth film HiGH&LOW The Movie 2: End of Sky in August 2017., and the final chapter titled HiGH&LOW The Movie 3: Final Mission in November 2017. The project also receive a manga , which in return received series of Flash anime.
HiGH&LOW THE WORST center on a conflict between the students of Hōsen Academy from Crows and Worst, and the students of Oya High School from HiGH&LOW. Hōsen Academy is often called a “pack of killers,” who are all bald except for their leader. Oya High School are one of five in the “SWORD” area where delinquents gather. In the film, the uneasy peace maintained by Hōsen Academy’s new generation crumbles, with many gangs now seeking supremacy over one another in a new age of conflict.