Takashi Miike's live action film, based on the mega-hit comic CROWS. Transfer student Genji attempts to take over Suzuran Boys High School from a rival yough guy with the help of an old boy yakuza.
The mega-hit comic, CROWS, about feuding high school tough guys, has sold over 32 million copies in its eight-plus years. This feature length movie version depicts the never-before-told origins of the story as Episode Zero.
Genji Takiya (Shun Oguri) is a transfer student who attempts to take over Suzuran Boys High School. With the mentoring by old boy yakuza Katagiri (Kyosuke Yabe), he faces off against rival Serizawa (Takayuki Yamada), the most powerful gang leader.