THE BIG BEE
- Original Title
- Tenku no Hachi
- Production Year
- Running Time
- Action / Crime / Drama
- Yukihiko TSUTSUMI(堤幸彦)
- Yosuke EGUCHI 江口洋介 (Rurouni Kenshin, Goemon, Children of the Dark)
Masahiro MOTOKI 本木雅弘 (Departures, Rampo, Shall We Dance?)
Time limit: 8 hours.
Hostages: the whole population of Japan.Mission: save them at any cost.
A suspense-filled blockbuster revolving around a nuclear terrorism crisis and a desperate rescue operation!
- A massive helicopter named “Big B” is hijacked by terrorists. The attack target is the nuclear power plants. The hostage is whole population of Japan. The time limit is only 8 hours...
- August 8th, 1995. At Kaneshige Industries' Komaki Plant in Aichi Prefecture, a ceremony is held to mark the delivery of “Big B,” Japan's largest and most advanced helicopter, to the Japan Defense Agency.
Suddenly, Big B is activated remotely by some unknown agent. The aircraft's designer, Yubara (Yosuke Eguchi), is doubly shocked: his elementary school-age son Takahiko has accidentally become trapped on board...