"Earthquake Bird" is a 2019 psychological thriller written and film directed by Wash Westmoreland.
The starring cast includes Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Naoki Kobayashi, Jack Huston, Kiki Sukezane, Ken Yamamura, Akiko Iwase, Kenichi Masuda, Chiaki Kawamo, Kazuhiro Muroyama and others.

Here are "Earthquake Bird" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Earthquake Bird movie?

Netflix on Wednesday, October 09, 2019 released the trailer for "Earthquake Bird" you can watch here:
Earthquake Bird | Official Trailer | Netflix.

Plot summary

What is Earthquake Bird movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Earthquake Bird" movie plot summary.

Set in 1989 Tokyo, Lucy Fly (Alicia Vikander), a young female expat working as a translator at a manufacturing company, is suspected of murder when her friend Lily goes missing in the wake of a tumultuous love triangle with Teiji Matsuda (Naoki Kobayashi). The film is interspersed by flashbacks from Lucy's childhood, her romantic relationship with Teiji, and friendship with American expatriate Lily Bridges (Riley Keough). Teiji's hobby includes taking photographs of people, particularly women. Teiji would eventually start a sexual relationship with Lucy and later with Lily.
During a vacation to Sado Island, Lucy's friendship with Lily sours when she discovers that Teiji has begun a romantic relationship with Lily behind her back. Following the disappearance of Lily, Lucy is arrested and interrogated by Japanese detectives. Lucy claims that she murdered Lily in a fit of jealous rage but is cleared after the body is identified as belonging to someone else. After being released, Lucy discovers evidence in Teiji's photo collection implicating him in Lily's murder and disappearance. Teiji attacks Lucy but she kills him in self-defense.
The film ends with Lucy reflecting in a cemetery with her Japanese friend Natsuko (Kiki Sukezane).


Who plays who in the Earthquake Bird movie?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Earthquake Bird" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Alicia Vikander  as Lucy Fly
Riley Keough  as Lily Bridges
Naoki Kobayashi  as Teiji Matsuda
Jack Huston  as Bob Johnson
Kiki Sukezane  as Natsuko
Ken Yamamura  as Det. Oguchi
Akiko Iwase  as Ms. Katoh
Kenichi Masuda  as Mr. Yamada
Chiaki Kawamo  as Policewoman
Kazuhiro Muroyama  as Det. Kameyama
Yoshiko Sakuma  as Mrs. Yamamoto
Naomi Urushibara  as Ms. Ide
Tomoyasu Sakata  as Karaoke Singer
Shôzô Sasaki  as Noodle Shop Owner (as Shozo Sasaki)
Chiaki Yamamoto  as Teiji's Aunt (Younger)
Chie Izumiyama  as Teiji's Aunt (Older)
Riku Takahashi  as Young Teiji
Saya Yoshida  as Proprietress
Yui Hosokawa  as Café Waitress
Misa Matsuoka  as Sachi
Crystal Kay  as Singer
Falsettos  as Band
Miuko  as Guitar
Ingel  as Bass
Yukiko  as Keyboard
Fumie  as Drums
Adelaide Young  as Lucy Age 8
Nikita Savilov  as Marcus
William Bylesjoe  as Lucy's Brother
Ruben Leiram  as Lucy's Brother
Isac Leiram  as Lucy's Brother
Zachary Miller  as Lucy's Brother
Trevor Miller  as Lucy's Brother
Alex Milewski  as Lucy's Brother
Yaeko Kimura  as Grandmother on Train
Maiko Ishii  as Newscaster
Sadako Saida  as Female Police Warden
Burger Hasegawa  as Police Desk Clerk

Release date

When is Earthquake Bird movie release date?

"Earthquake Bird" movie release date was scheduled to be on October 10, 2019 (LFF, BFI London Film Festival) and on November 1, 2019 (United States) distributing by Netflix.


What are Earthquake Bird filming details?

The duration of the film is 107 minutes.

"Earthquake Bird" movie is rated "R", according to the MPAA film rating system.


What are critics and audiences saying about Earthquake Bird movie?

"Earthquake Bird" movie got average rating from critics. IMDB rating is 5.9/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 50/100.

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