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Drama Mystery 
Rated: 14+ (TV-14)2012 - 20122 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Hoopla Tags: Based on Books Revenge Kidnapping Country: Japan

Penance, known in Japanese as Shokuzai, is a Japanese television drama miniseries that started airing on WOWOW on January 2012. It is based on a novel of the same name by Kanae Minato and directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa.Penance featuring Kyoko Koizumi and Yū Aoi has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hoopla, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a crime and drama show with 12 episodes over 2 seasons. Penance is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 80% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (913 votes).

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Cast & Crew

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Kyoko Koizumi

Asako Adachi

All Seasons of Penance

Season 1
6 Episodes | Hoopla & Rent or Buy

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5 episodes (42%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Hoopla).

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12 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#5,741 Ranked TV Show

#20 Ranked in Kidnapping TV

#282 Ranked in Suspense TV

#372 Ranked in TV on Hoopla

Penance has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 80% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (913 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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