Saka no Tochu no Ie (2019) – Dramacool

Yamazaki Risako lives with her husband Yoichiro and 3-year-old daughter Fumika. One day, she receives a notification from the court that she has been selected as an alternate member of the jury for a shocking criminal case. The defendant in the case is Ando Mizuho, a full-time housewife who is the same age as Risako. She is on trial for causing the death of her 8-month-old daughter by dropping her into the bathtub. As a mother herself, Risako feels repulsed that Mizuho killed her own child. However, after the trial opens, Mizuho’s circumstances remind Risako of her own past and she soon becomes confused with the chaotic feelings that have lain dormant in her. (Source:

  • Native Title: 坂の途中の家
  • Also Known As: A House on the Slope , Saka no Tochuu no Ie
  • Screenwriter: Shinozaki Eriko
  • Director: Morigaki Yukihiro
  • Genres: Thriller, Law, Drama, Family
  • Cast & Credits

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    • Shibasaki Ko

      Yamazaki Risako

      Main Role

    • Mizuno Miki in Saka no Tochu no Ie Japanese Drama (2019)
      Mizuno Miki

      Ando Mizuho

      Support Role

    • Tanabe Seiichi in Saka no Tochu no Ie Japanese Drama (2019)
      Tanabe Seiichi

      Yamazaki Yoichiro

      Support Role

    • Mashima Hidekazu in Saka no Tochu no Ie Japanese Drama (2019)
      Mashima Hidekazu

      Ando Hisashi

      Support Role

    • Fubuki Jun in Saka no Tochu no Ie Japanese Drama (2019)
      Fubuki Jun

      Yamazaki Satoko

      Support Role

    • Mitsuishi Ken in Saka no Tochu no Ie Japanese Drama (2019)
      Mitsuishi Ken

      Yamazaki Kazuhiko

      Support Role


    • Score: 8.2 (scored by 413 users)
    • Ranked: #859
    • Popularity: #4894
    • Watchers: 1,304


    • Drama: Saka no Tochu no Ie
    • Country: Japan
    • Episodes: 6
    • Aired: Apr 27, 2019 – Jun 8, 2019
    • Aired On: Saturday
    • Original Network: WOWOW
    • Duration: 50 min.
    • Content Rating: Not Yet Rated

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