Suzume Katagura is an ordinary housewife.Her husband has been sent overseas on business, and although he phones her regularly, he is more concerned with the health and welfare of his pet turtle. The days pass by monotonously... It is as though no one pays her any attention - even her husband. "Does anyone notice me? Will I just get old, and die?" These thoughts scare Suzume... The ordinariness of her life is interrupted one day when she spots a flier in the stairwell advertising for spies! Intrigued, Suzume phones the number. Three days later, Suzume is instructed to go to a run down apartment. She is greeted by a man and a woman - he is unemployed; she is a shopping mall announcer. They claim to be spies working for a foreign state. Just like Suzume, they are ordinary people with ordinary lives. The couple persuades Suzume to become a spy too. They virtually force the 5 million yen first mission fee on to Suzume, and so begins her life as a spy!
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Turtles Swim Faster Than Expected
- Main Title: Turtles Swim Faster Than Expected
- Native title: 亀は意外と速く泳ぐ
- Also Known as: Turtles Are Surprisingly Fast Swimmers; Kame wa igai to hayaku oyogu
- Released Date: July 2, 2005
Average Duration 1 hr. 30 min.
- Genres: Comedy
- Score: 7.24 (scored by 42 users)
- Ranked: #NA
- Popularity: #927
- Members: 85
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