‘Samurai Shifters’ (引っ越し大名!) is an upcoming Japanese historical comedy directed by Isshin Inudo.
Based on a novel by Akihiro Dobashi, the film centres around a samurai who receives a mission to help a daimyo move house. The cast includes Gen Hoshino, Issey Takahashi, Mitsuki Takahata, Yukiyoshi Ozawa, and Gaku Hamada.
Synopsis: Shunnosuke Katagiri (Gen Hoshino) is a samurai and a bookworm. He receives a mission to help a daimyo move. With the assistance of Genemon Takamura (Issey Takahashi) and Oran (Mitsuki Takahata), Shunnosuke Katagiri carries out his mission.
‘Samurai Shifters’ opens across Japan August 30, 2019.
Synopsis by AsianWiki.