Death Note Movie

What if you had the power to decide who lives and who dies?

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Who's Involved:

Adam Wingard, Lakeith Stanfield, Charley Parlapanides, Nat Wolff, Roy Lee, Shea Whigham, Chuck Mondry, Margaret Qualley, Willem Dafoe, Dan Lin, Masi Oka, Anthony Bagarozzi, Vlas Parlapanides

Release Date:

Friday, August 25, 2017 (VOD / Digital)

Rating: N/A

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

Death Note follows a high school student who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone's name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die. Intoxicated with his new godlike abilities, the young man begins to kill those he deems unworthy of life.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making Death Note

A look at the Death Note behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Adam Wingard last directed Blair Witch and The Guest. The film's writer Charley Parlapanides last wrote Immortals and Live Bet.

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Production: What we know about Death Note

Key Facts

  1. Adapted from the 13-volume Japanese manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata.

Filming Timeline

On or about July 13, 2017, the film was in Completed status.

On or about January 30, 2017, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about June 21, 2009, the film was in Announced status.

Death Note Release Date: When was it released?

Death Note was released in 2017 on Friday, August 25, 2017 (VOD / Digital release). There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including Leap!, All Saints and Birth of the Dragon. Netflix Only

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