School Wars: Hero

is a 2004 film directed by Japanese film director Ikuo Sekimoto. It is based on the 1984 TBS TV drama School Wars.


Yamagami (Shōei), is a teacher who formerly played for the Japanese rugby union team in the 1960s. The principal of Fushimi Daiichi Kogyo High School (Kōtarō Satomi), which suffers from severe discipline problems, persuades him to join his staff, in the hope that he has the strength to turn the school around.