About the film
Release Date: August 18, 2016
|Production Companies||:||Kadokawa, Warner Bros. Japan, Horipro, Kansai Television, Universal Music Group, Hakuhodo DY Media Partners, Q-Tec, Office Crescendo, GYAO, The Asahi Shimbun, Rakuten|
|Producers||:||Jungo Maruta, Kei Haruna, Hiroyoshi Koiwai, Yoshio Yokozawa, Yoshitaka Hori, Naoto Miyamoto, Yoshikuni Murata, Nobuto Nagasaka, Masahiro Uchiyama|
|Writers||:||Noriko Gotô, Kei Sanbe|
Struggling manga author Satoru Fujinuma is beset by his fear to express himself. However, he has a supernatural ability of being forced to prevent deaths and catastrophes by being sent back in time before the incident occurred, repeating time until the accident is prevented. One day, he gets involved in an accident that has him framed as a murderer. Desperate to save the victim, he sends himself back in time only to find himself as a grade-schooler one month before fellow classmate Kayo Hinazuki went missing. Satoru now embarks on a new quest: to save Kayo and solve the mystery behind her disappearance.