About the film
video game murder lawyer courtroom based on video game phoenix wright
Release Date: February 11, 2012
|Genres||:||Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller, Comedy|
|Production Companies||:||Nippon Television Network Corporation, Toho Co., CAPCOM, OLM, D.N. Dream Partners, Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation, VAP, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), Sapporo Television Broadcasting Company, Miyagi Television Broadcasting, Shizuoka Daiichi Television, Chukyo TV Broadcasting Company (CTV), Hiroshima Telecasting (HTV), Fukuoka Broadcasting System (FBS)|
|Writers||:||Sachiko Ôguchi, Takeharu Sakurai, Shu Takumi|
Based primarily on the first game in the series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, the film focuses on rookie defense attorney Phoenix Wright, as he strives to protect his clients in various murder trials, including the death of his mentor, Mia Fey, and the accusation of rival prosecutor, Miles Edgeworth. Phoenix's greatest ally is Mia's younger sister Maya, a spirit medium whose body is posessed by Mia to communicate with him.