Ichikei’s Crow The Movie
Release Date: January 13, 2023
Two years have passed since Michio Iruma left first criminal court (commonly known as “Ichikei”). Michio is transferred to Setouchi in Okayama Prefecture, where he is assigned to an assault case in which the youngest Minister of Defense in history, Eiji Ushiro was stabbed by a housewife. The case is a mess of suspicious events, and his investigations eventually lead him to look into an incident involving an Aegis warship. But the details of the ships voyage are a national secret. Michio is now faced with an adversary upon which the threat of “official authority” does not work. Meanwhile, Chizuru Sakama, who has tried numerous cases with Michio, is working as a lawyer in a neighboring town under a work experience program.
There, she becomes buddies with human rights lawyer Shingo Tsugimoto, and gradually becomes more attracted to him as he works diligently to resolve peoples worries. Chizuru takes on a case involving a large local company which supports the whole town, but not all is as it seems...
Between these seemingly disparate cases, a shocking truth arises. Are they opening a Pandora’s Box that was best left alone?!