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Movie "Shoplifters" is now released

The film "Shoplifters" supported by Tokyo Location Box is now released.

※The Palmed'Or awarded at CannesFilm Festival 2018

Director & Scriptwriter Hirokazu Koreeda
Music Haruomi Hosono
Starring  Lily Franky, Sakura Ando,
Mayu Matsuoka, Sosuke Ikematsu,
Jyo Kairi, Miyu Sasaki,
Kengo Kora, Chizuru Ikewaki / Kirin Kiki 
Release date June 8, 2018
Production Aoi Pro. Inc.
Distribution GAGA Corporation

Location: Arakawa Ward


A father and son find a little girl on the street and take her home. Before long, secrets are revealed and family bonds are tested… 

Making of the film

The important scene that would become key to the story was shot here. We are grateful to people of the complex residents' association for their cooperation in the shooting.

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Movie "Shin Godzilla" is now released

The film "Shin Godzilla" supported by Tokyo Location Box is now released.

Chief Director & Writer Hideaki Anno 

Director &
VFX Director

Shinji Higuchi
VFX Creative Director & Associate Director Katsuro Onoue
Music Shiro Sagisu
Starring Hiroki Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi, Satomi Ishihara
Production Toho pictures,inc., Cine Bazar Co. 

Pump Station (Tokyo Metropolitan Government Bureau of Sewerage), Kamata Station (Ota Ward), Yatsuyamabashi area (Shinagawa Ward), Tachikawa wide area disaster prevention base, Tokyo International Forum and so on.


An unknown accident occurs in Tokyo Bay's Aqua Line, which causes an emergency cabinet to assemble. All of the sudden, a giant creature immediately appears, destroying town after town with its landing reaching the capital. This mysterious giant monster is named "Godzilla". 

Making of the film

We assisted in the filming of facilities of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Sewage Bureau, areas near the east entrance to JR Kamata Station in Ota Ward, areas surrounding theYatsuyamabashi in Shinagawa Ward, scenes inside the Tachikawa wide area disaster prevention base, and the Tokyo International Forum among many others.

■Near the east entrance to JR Kamata Station (Ota Ward):

The roads in the area were blocked on a large scale for the shooting of the most important and impact scene of the movie.


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Yatsuyamabashi area (Shinagawa Ward):

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Tachikawa wide area disaster prevention base:

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Movie "Tokyo ghoul" is now released

The film "Tokyo ghoul" supported by Tokyo Location Box is now released.

Writer Sui Ishida
Director  Kentaro Hagiwara
Scriptwriter Ichiro  Kusuno
Starring Masataka Kubota,Fumika Shimizu,
Nobuyuki Suzuki,Hiyori Sakurada,
Yu Aoi, Yo Oizumi
Release date July 29, 2017
Production Geek Sight

Location: Higashi Nihombashi (Chuo Ward)


In Tokyo, the shy student Kaneki Ken dates the girl Kamishiro Rize and while in a lonely park, she attacks him since she is a flesh-eater ghoul. Kaneki escapes but soon he learns that he has become a ghoul. He befriends a group of peaceful ghouls and tries to live his new life with them. However they are hunted down by relentless two police officers from the Ghoul Division in charge of eradicate ghouls from their district. 

Making of the film

The pedestrian street in the valley of buildings that stretches from Iwamoto-town to Hama-town, where the film was shot, was formerly a canal. To take action scenes until midnight, we made courtesy calls to all the stores and apartments in the neighborhood in advance. Don’t miss the scenes with our full power!

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Movie "After the Storm" is now released

The film "After the Storm" supported by Tokyo Location Box is now showing at the theater.

Director & Writer KORE-EDA Hirokazu
Starring ABE Hiroshi, MAKI Yoko,
Lily Franky, IKEMATSU Sota,
Release date May 21, 2016
Country  Japan
Location Kiyose city


Brief Plot

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (ABE Hiroshi) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother (KIKI Kilin) and beautiful ex-wife (MAKI Yoko) seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son (YOSHIZAWA Taiyo) - until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again.


ⓒ2015Oriza Hirata-Kodansha/Fuji Television Toei ROBOT Dentsu Kodansha Parco

Movie "THE CURTAIN RISES(Maku ga Agaru)" will be released

The film "Makuga Agaru" supported by Tokyo Location Box will be released on February 28th 2015.

Directed and Produced by Katsuyuki Motohiro
Written by Kohei Kiyasu, from the novel by Oriza Hirata
Produced by Reiko Katayama, Keiichiro Moriya
Starring Kanako Momota, Shiori Tamai, Reni Takagi, Momoka Ariyasu, Ayaka Sasaki
Tsuyoshi Muro, Michiko Shimizu, Kotaro Shiga, Haru Kuroki
Release date February 28, 2015
Country Japan
Location Tokyo Metropolitan Government


Brief Plot

The story revolves around the female members of a provincial high school drama club as they start the new school year, select a new “captain,” Saori (Kanako Momota), and attempt to rehearse for a regional drama competition. But when a new arts teacher, Ms. Yoshioka (Kuroki) agrees to help coach them, they begin to set their goals a lot higher, eventually focusing on the All-Japan Drama Competition. Saori and her clubmates Yukko (Shiori Tamai), Garuru (Reni Takagi), Nakanishi (Momoka Ariyasu) and Akemi (Ayaka Sasaki) are in for some empowering life lessons, and their dedication inspires Ms. Yoshioka to rediscover her own passion for the theater.

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Director: Robert Alan Ackerman
Starring: Toshiyuki Nishida


Director: Alejandro Gonzales Inarritu
Starring: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal
Rinko Kikuchi, Koji Yakusho

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

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Letters from Iwo Jima

Director: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Ken Watanabe



Director: Justin Lin
Starring: Lucas Black, Damien Marzette, Trula M. Marcus
Sung Kang, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Shinichi Chiba
Keiko Kitagawa

Alabama teenager Sean Boswell becomes a major competitor in the world of drift racing after moving in with his father in Tokyo to avoid a jail sentence in America.

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Director: Quentin Tarantino


Director: Luc Besson
Starring: JEAN RENO



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