Lesson in Murder (2022)

Masaya is a college student who was asked to prove false accusations by the murderer Haimura Yamato, who had 24 people, being at the mercy of Harumura and the incident. The testimony of the surroundings reveals Harumura’s personality and mysterious charm that cannot be imagined from strange crimes. The mysterious person who emerges, the cry of a woman dragged in the downpour, and Harumura’s profound words, “If you come to this site, you can’t go back anymore,” tell the story of the unrest of the incident.


  • Movie: Lesson in Murder
  • Native Title: 死刑にいたる病
  • Also Known As: Illness Leading to Death Penalty, Sickness That Leads To The Death Penalty, Shikei ni Itaru Yamai
  • Director: Shiraishi Kazuya
  • Screenwriter: Takada Ryo
  • Genres: Mystery, Drama
  • Country: Japan
  • Release Date: May 6, 2022
  • Duration: 2 hr. 8 min.
  • Content Rating: 13+ – Teens 13 or older