Once Upon a Crime: A Modern Twist on Classic Fairy Tales on Netflix Asia

News - 9 August 2023
Netflix Asia presents a unique twist on classic fairy tales with the release of Once Upon a Crime. The film follows the story of Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella as they team up to solve a murder mystery in fairytale land. The lead role is played by former Japanese singer Kanna Hashimoto, known for her previous role as Chihiro in the theater performance of Spirited Away.

nnIn Once Upon a Crime, Little Red Riding Hood takes on the role of a detective, using her wit and courage to unravel criminal cases in the magical world of fairy tales. At a royal ball with Cinderella, she stumbles upon a mysterious crime that she must solve before the clock strikes midnight. The film is directed by Yuichi Fukuda and is based on the popular Japanese Manga: Little Red Riding Hood meets a corpse on her journey.

nnJoining Kanna Hashimoto in the cast are other talented Japanese actors, including Yuko Araki as Cinderella and Takanori Iwata as the Prince. Once Upon a Crime will be available for streaming on Netflix starting from September 14th.nnNetflix Japan took to Instagram to share the exciting news, showcasing a teaser trailer for the film.

Fans can get a glimpse of the enchanting world of fairytale land and the thrilling mystery that awaits Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella. The trailer captures the essence of the film, blending elements of fantasy, adventure, and suspense to create an exciting viewing experience.nnOnce Upon a Crime promises to be a delightful blend of whimsy and intrigue, combining beloved fairy tale characters with a modern twist.

Audiences can look forward to a fresh take on classic stories, as Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella embark on a thrilling journey to solve a perplexing mystery. With its talented cast, captivating storyline, and visually stunning cinematography, Once Upon a Crime is sure to captivate audiences of all ages.nnStay tuned for the release of Once Upon a Crime on Netflix Asia, and prepare to be whisked away to a world where fairy tales come to life in the most unexpected ways.

Join Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella on their quest for justice and unravel the secrets hidden within the enchanted realm of fairytale land. Are you ready for an adventure like no other? Get ready to dive into the magical world of Once Upon a Crime and experience a tale that is as enchanting as it is thrilling.