The Devotion of Suspect X
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Yasuko Hanaoka thought she had escaped her abusive ex-husband Togashi. When he shows up one day, the situation quickly escalates and Togashi ends up dead. Yasuko's next-door-neighbor Ishigami offers his help, not only disposing of the body, but plotting the cover-up as well.
Japan: A lonely Japanese math teacher infatuated with his next-door neighbor helps her cover up the crime when the police begin to investigate.