Ruroni Kenshin Trailer. Keishi Ohtomo‘s Ruroni Kenshin (2012) movie trailer stars Takeru Sato, Yu Aoi, Teruyuki Kagawa, Yosuke Eguchi, and Emi Takei. Ruroni Kenshin: Meiji kenkaku roman tan‘s plot synopsis: “takes place during the early Meiji era in Japan, telling the story of a peaceful wanderer named Himura Kenshin, formerly known as the assassin “Hitokiri Battosai”. After participating in the Bakumatsu war, Kenshin wanders the countryside of Japan offering protection and aid to those in need as atonement for the murders he once committed as an assassin. When arriving in Tokyo in the 11th year of Meiji (1878), he meets a young woman named Kamiya Kaoru, who is in the middle of a fight with a murderer who claims to be the Hitokiri Battosai from the swordsmanship school that she teaches.
Kenshin decides to help her and defeats the fake Battosai. After discovering that Kenshin is the real Battosai, Kaoru offers him a place to stay at her dojo noting that he is peace-loving and not cold-hearted, as his reputation implies. Kenshin accepts and begins to establish lifelong relationships with many people such as Sagara Sanosuke, a former Sekiho Army member; Myojin Yahiko, an orphan from a samurai family; and a doctor named Takani Megumi. However, he also deals with his fair share of enemies, new and old, including the former leader from the Oniwabanshu, Shinomori Aoshi and his rival from the Bakumatsu Saito Hajime”
On who is playing what character in Ruroni Kenshin: Meiji kenkaku roman tan: “Takeru Satoh is Rurouni Kenshin, Emi Takei is Kaoru Kamiya, Yuu Aoi plays Megumi Takani, Munetaka Aoki is Sanosuke Sagara, Taketo Tanaka is Yahiko Myojin.”
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