Three men have a hospital's patients and staff under siege. As time runs out for the hostages, Inspector Ishida (Hiroshi Mikami) and Capt. Tohno (Mayu Tsuruta) negotiate for their release, while Lt. Ando (Shirô Sano) tries to uncover a motive. But there's more to this crisis than meets the eye. Yôji Tanaka and Masatô Ibu co-star in acclaimed director Takashi Miike's pulse-pounding adaptation of the novel by Takahisa Igarashi.
Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired -- and paid handsomely -- by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security.
Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.
Have you watched The Negotiator yet? What did you think about it?