MOVIES

The Sunday Runoff
決戦は日曜日

The Sunday Runoff
決戦は日曜日

Duration
105min
Japanese theatrical release
2022
Cast
Rie Miyazawa,Masataka Kubota,Eiji Akaso
Director
Yuichiro Sakashita
Synopsis
In a small regional city, Tsutomu Tanimura works as a private secretary in the office of Shohei Kawashima, who has been elected to the House of Representatives. Tsutomu has reached the middle of his career as a secretary and is satisfied with his job, which is to provide perfect "support" to Kawashima. One day, however, Kawashima falls ill and around the same time, The House of Representatives is dissolved. Kawashima's daughter, Yumi, is chosen to take over Kawashima's position and run for the next election. She is free spirited and naïve, but has a mysterious zeal, and the secretaries are pushed around by her. Because of her father's political influence, unless something goes wrong, Yumi is sure to be elected...