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--> '''Hanzawa, while shedding ManlyTears''': Your pride as a director won't allow you to yield to a subordinate? If that what you're thinking, then you're making a big mistake. You're not apologizing to me. You're apologizing to all the people and companies whose umbrellas you took on a rainy day, and whom you cut off like a lizard's tail. Now please kneel. ... All those people clung to you, groveling in the dirt, insulted and treated with contempt, yet in order to desperately protect their families and companies, all the things important to them, they kneel before you. Their pain, their anger, their frustration, I'll have you experience that too. Please kneel. ... DO IT NOW!

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--> '''Hanzawa, while shedding ManlyTears''': Your pride as a director won't allow you to yield to a subordinate? If that that's what you're thinking, then you're making a big mistake. You're not apologizing to me. You're apologizing to all the people and companies [[HopeCrusher whose umbrellas you took on a rainy day, day]], and whom you cut off like a lizard's tail. Now please kneel. ... All those people clung to you, [[AintTooProudToBeg groveling in the dirt, dirt]], insulted and treated with contempt, yet in order to desperately protect their families and companies, all the things important to them, they kneel before you. [[DarkestHour Their pain, their anger, their frustration, frustration]], I'll have you experience that too. Please kneel. ... [[BigWordShout DO IT NOW!NOW!]] [[spoiler:[[SayMyName OWADA!!!!]]]]


* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Delivered by Hanzawa to [[spoiler:Owada]] at the climax while forcing him to ''dogeza'', in front of the whole board of directors.
--> '''Hanzawa, while shedding ManlyTears''': Your pride as a director won't allow you to yield to a subordinate? If that what you're thinking, then you're making a big mistake. You're not apologizing to me. You're apologizing to all the people and companies whose umbrellas you took on a rainy day, and whom you cut off like a lizard's tail. Now please kneel. ... All those people clung to you, groveling in the dirt, insulted and treated with contempt, yet in order to desperately protect their families and companies, all the things important to them, they kneel before you. Their pain, their anger, their frustration, I'll have you experience that too. Please kneel. ... DO IT NOW!



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Delivered by Hanzawa to [[spoiler:Owada]] at the climax while forcing him to ''dogeza'', in front of the whole board of directors.
--> '''Hanzawa, while shedding ManlyTears''': Your pride as a director won't allow you to yield to a subordinate? If that what you're thinking, then you're making a big mistake. You're not apologizing to me. You're apologizing to all the people and companies whose umbrellas you took on a rainy day, and whom you cut off like a lizard's tail. Now please kneel. ... All those people clung to you, groveling in the dirt, insulted and treated with contempt, yet in order to desperately protect their families and companies, all the things important to them, they kneel before you. Their pain, their anger, their frustration, I'll have you experience that too. Please kneel. ... DO IT NOW!


* PoseOfSupplication: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of [[FreudianExcuse his parents begging and scraping]] to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.

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* PoseOfSupplication: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of [[FreudianExcuse his parents begging and scraping]] to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.''dogeza'' in defeat.


* CatchPhrase: Hanzawa's "If somebody wrongs me, I'll return it twofold!", which became very popular during the drama's run in real life. [[spoiler:However, he doesn't go through with reporting Asano to the police for his crime out of consideration of the latter's family, although Asano does get exiled to Manila]].

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* CatchPhrase: Hanzawa's "If somebody wrongs wronged me, I'll return it twofold!", which became very popular during the drama's run in real life. [[spoiler:However, he doesn't go through with reporting Asano to the police for his crime out of consideration of the latter's family, although Asano does get exiled to Manila]].



* PoseOfSupplication: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.

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* PoseOfSupplication: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of [[FreudianExcuse his parents begging and scraping scraping]] to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Delivered by Hanzawa to [[spoiler:Owada]] at the climax while forcing him to ''dogeza'', in front of the whole board of directors.
--> '''Hanzawa, while shedding ManlyTears''': Your pride as a director won't allow you to yield to a subordinate? If that what you're thinking, then you're making a big mistake. You're not apologizing to me. You're apologizing to all the people and companies whose umbrellas you took on a rainy day, and whom you cut off like a lizard's tail. Now please kneel. ... All those people clung to you, groveling in the dirt, insulted and treated with contempt, yet in order to desperately protect their families and companies, all the things important to them, they kneel before you. Their pain, their anger, their frustration, I'll have you experience that too. Please kneel. ... DO IT NOW!



--> '''Hanzawa''': Let's work together, Takeshita-han!\\
'''Takeshita''': On one condition... never try to speak Kansai-ben again.

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--> '''Hanzawa''': Let's work together, Takeshita-han!\\
I'm counting on you, Director-han!\\
'''Takeshita''': On one condition... never try to speak Kansai-ben again.stop talking in that weird Osaka dialect.


'''''Hanzawa Naoki''''' (半沢直樹) is a 2013 Japanese television series by Japanese broadcaster TBS based on the Hanzawa Naoki series of novels by Jun Ikeido (池井戸潤). It follows the story of Hanzawa Naoki, a banker working for the largest bank in Japan, Tokyo Chuo Bank. He faces numerous obstacles from upper management as he climbs his way up the ranks. The show received consistently high ratings: the final episode reached 42.2% in the Kanto area, the highest figure for a drama in the Heisei Era.

Following its huge success as the most-watched series in Japan with a 42.2 share of the audience, the TV serial Hanzawa Naoki, made its entry overseas starting with Taiwan and Hong Kong. The collection from the TV episodes and the popularity poll for the show has achieved the highest rating in three decades of Japanese television drama.

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'''''Hanzawa Naoki''''' (半沢直樹) is a 2013 Japanese television series by Japanese broadcaster series, originally aired on TBS and based on the Hanzawa Naoki series of novels of the same name by Jun Ikeido (池井戸潤). (池井戸潤), himself a former banker in the 80s and 90s. It follows the story of Hanzawa Naoki, a banker working who works for the largest bank in Japan, Tokyo Chuo Bank. He faces numerous obstacles from upper management Bank, as he climbs the career ladder while exposing the wrongdoings of his way up corrupt superiors and protecting the ranks. The show received consistently high ratings: livelihood of the final episode reached 42.2% common people. A good and incorruptible man, he is nevertheless merciless to those who wronged him, vowing to pay them back twofold (or more) and takes great pleasure in the Kanto area, the highest figure making them literally kneel and beg for a drama in the Heisei Era.

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the most-watched series in Japan with a 42.2 share of the audience, the TV serial Hanzawa Naoki, made its entry overseas starting with Taiwan and Hong Kong. The collection from the TV episodes and the popularity poll for the show has achieved the highest rating in three decades of Japanese television drama.
drama, and is also hugely popular in Taiwan and Hong Kong.


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* InterserviceRivalry: The Tokyo Chuo bank was the result of a merger between two banks, and the employees are still split into two factions which constantly try to one-up each other.


* ChekhovsSkill: Hanzawa's UsefulNotes/{{kendo}} skill comes in handy when others try to get rough with him.

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Hanzawa's UsefulNotes/{{kendo}} skill comes in handy when others try to get rough with him.him.
** When his anxiety kicks in, Kondo becomes hyper-aware of numbers around him. [[spoiler:Including the password for a vault which Hanzawa later needs to open]].


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* AmbiguousDisorder: Kondo is said to suffer from schizophrenia and displays symptoms of Tourette as well. This greatly hampers his career as a banker.

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* AmbiguousDisorder: Due to incessant bullying from his supervisor, Kondo is said to suffer from schizophrenia and displays symptoms developed a form of Tourette as well. This extreme anxiety which greatly hampers his career as a banker.



** [[spoiler:Owada]] deserves more than twofold payback; Hanzawa vows to give him ''hundredfold payback''.



* FriendOrIdolDecision: Kondo [[spoiler:uncovered evidence that Owada funneled 30 million yen to his wife's business thtough his current employer's account]] and has to decide whether [[spoiler:to give the evidence to Hanzawa to strengthen his case against Owada]] or [[spoiler:suppress it at Owada's request, in which case Owada will arrange that he returns to the bank in a position of his choosing]]. [[spoiler:He chose the latter, but Hanzawa respects his decision since he uncovered it all by himself and therefore has the right to use it to reach his own goal]].

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* FriendOrIdolDecision: Kondo [[spoiler:uncovered evidence that Owada funneled 30 million yen to his wife's business thtough through his current employer's account]] and has to decide whether [[spoiler:to give the evidence to Hanzawa to strengthen his case against Owada]] or [[spoiler:suppress it at Owada's request, in which case Owada will arrange that he returns to the bank in a position of his choosing]]. [[spoiler:He chose the latter, but Hanzawa respects his decision since he uncovered it all by himself and therefore has the right to use it to reach his own goal]].



* GoodLuckCharm: Hana gives Naoki [[spoiler:a resin screw similar to his TragicKeepsake which she made by herself when she visited her mother-in-law in Kanazawa]].

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* GoodLuckCharm: Hana gives Naoki [[spoiler:a resin screw similar to his TragicKeepsake TragicKeepsake, which she made by herself when she visited her mother-in-law in Kanazawa]].Kanazawa]].
* GrayRainOfDepression: The incident that motivated Hanzawa to become a banker happened in the rain. He lays down on the street under the rain in frustration after [[spoiler:Higashida escaped him]]. As a CallBack, he gives his warning to [[spoiler:Owada]] about the latter's impending doom under the rain.


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-> "I believe in people's good will. But if anyone wronged me, I'll pay them back twofold! That's how I do things."



* CampGay: The tax investigator is flamboyant, refers to himself in feminine pronouns ("''atashi''") and [[GroinAttack punishes his subordinates by squeezing their genitals]].

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* CampGay: The Kurosaki, the FSA tax investigator investigator, is flamboyant, refers to himself in feminine pronouns ("''atashi''") and [[GroinAttack punishes his male subordinates by squeezing their genitals]].genitals]]. [[spoiler:Turns out he's [[CampStraight engaged]] to Kishikawa's daughter and is in league with him to keep an advantage over Owada]].



* {{Dogeza}}: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.

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* {{Dogeza}}: FriendOrIdolDecision: Kondo [[spoiler:uncovered evidence that Owada funneled 30 million yen to his wife's business thtough his current employer's account]] and has to decide whether [[spoiler:to give the evidence to Hanzawa [[spoiler:has to strengthen his case against Owada]] or [[spoiler:suppress it at Owada's request, in which case Owada will arrange that he returns to the image bank in a position of his parents begging choosing]]. [[spoiler:He chose the latter, but Hanzawa respects his decision since he uncovered it all by himself and scraping to therefore has the merciless loan officer right to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into use it to reach his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.own goal]].



* GoodLuckCharm: Hana gives Naoki [[spoiler:a resin screw similar to his TragicKeepsake which she made by herself when she visited her mother-in-law in Kanazawa]].



* IntimidatingRevenueService: The National Tax Agency has the authority to barge in and investigate any business at its leisure, and Hanzawa often finds himself in a race against them to obtain evidence.

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* HotBlooded: Hanzawa, which is more significant because he's a {{salaryman}}, who are stereotypically mild-mannered and obedient.
* IntimidatingRevenueService: The National Tax Financial Services Agency has the authority to barge in and investigate any business at its leisure, and Hanzawa often finds himself in a race against them to obtain evidence.evidence.
* IntrepidReporter: One of Hanzawa's allies (and a fan of Hanshin Tigers).
* KeepingTheEnemyClose: [[spoiler:Chairman Nakanowatari keeps Owada on the board despite his crimes, and now Owada and his followers will never cross him again]].



* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: Yuasa, the president of the hotel in the Tokyo arc.

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* PoseOfSupplication: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat burned permanently into his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.
* ReasonableAuthorityFigure: Yuasa, the president of the hotel in the Tokyo arc. He is willing to overhaul the hotel's poor management style [[spoiler:and even agrees to affiliate his hotel with a foreign hotel chain, whose lawsuit almost brought them to ruin, in order to keep the business going]].



** Averted with [[spoiler:Owada, who is only removed from Executive Director position and remains on the board. Kishikawa, his former right-hand man, takes the fall instead]].
** [[spoiler:Hanzawa himself is transferred to Tokyo Securities Agency after he exposed Owada's crimes, although he's given an executive position, presumably in order to prevent future conflicts with Owada and his followers]].



* TragicKeepsake: Hanzawa carries around a screw from his parents' factory as reminder of his father's tragic death.



* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Hanzawa's take on the KansaiRegionalDialect is not taken positively by Takeshita, his Osakan newfound ally.

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* WhatTheHellIsThatAccent: Hanzawa's take on the KansaiRegionalDialect is not ''not'' taken positively by Takeshita, his Osakan newfound ally.



* YouKilledMyFather: Hanzawa became a banker [[spoiler:to find the man who withdrew the loan for his father's factory and [[DrivenToSuicide drove him to hang himself]]]].

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* YouKilledMyFather: Hanzawa became a banker at Tokyo Chuo [[spoiler:to find eventually get to Owada, the man current Executive Managing Director who 25 years ago withdrew the loan for his father's factory and [[DrivenToSuicide drove him to hang himself]]]].


* Dogeza: The [[spoiler:image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat is burned permanently]] into Hanzawa's mind and he takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.

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* Dogeza: The [[spoiler:image {{Dogeza}}: Hanzawa [[spoiler:has the image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat is burned permanently]] permanently into Hanzawa's mind and he his memory and]] takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.


* CampGay: The tax investigator is flamboyant, refers to himself in feminine pronouns ("''atashi''") and [[GroinAttack punishes his subordinates by squeezing their genitals]].



* Dogeza: The [[spoiler:image of his parents begging and scraping to the merciless loan officer to keep their factory afloat is burned permanently]] into Hanzawa's mind and he takes satisfaction in watching his vanquished enemies beg for his forgiveness.



* IntimidatingRevenueService: The National Tax Agency has the authority to barge in and investigate any business at its leisure, and Hanzawa often finds himself in a race against them to obtain evidence.



* MeaningfulName: Hana means "flower", and she was a professional flower arranger before she married Hanzawa. She quit her job to become a housewife (despite his encouragement to continue working), but occasionally still does it part-time.



'''Takeshita''': On one condition... never try to speak Kansai-ben again.

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'''Takeshita''': On one condition... never try to speak Kansai-ben again.again.
* YouKilledMyFather: Hanzawa became a banker [[spoiler:to find the man who withdrew the loan for his father's factory and [[DrivenToSuicide drove him to hang himself]]]].


!Hanzawa Naoki will return these tropes tenfold:

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!Hanzawa !!Hanzawa Naoki will return these tropes tenfold:


* AmbiguousDisease: Kondo is said to suffer from schizophrenia and displays symptoms of Tourette as well. This greatly hampers his career as a banker.

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* AmbiguousDisease: AmbiguousDisorder: Kondo is said to suffer from schizophrenia and displays symptoms of Tourette as well. This greatly hampers his career as a banker.

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