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  • Tetsuya Mariko – Miyamoto kara Kimi e AKA From Miyamoto to You (2019)

    2011-2020AsianJapanRomanceTetsuya Mariko

    Following the manga series and the subsequent television serial of the same name, and featuring the same cast, a young and relatively inexperienced man comes across a woman during his working day and sparks fly.Read More »

  • Shin’ya Tsukamoto – Zan (2018)

    2011-2020DramaJapanShinya Tsukamoto

    Set during the tumultuous mid-19th century Edo period of Japan, Killing is the story of a masterless samurai or ronin named Ikematsu Sosuke. As the prevalent peace and tranquility are sure to be replaced by war and conflict across the land the swordsman feels restlessness creep upon him.Read More »

  • Shunji Iwai – Hana to Arisu AKA Hana and Alice (2004)

    2001-2010AsianDramaJapanShunji Iwai

    Upon entering high school, two best friends named Hana and Alice notice a boy a year older them while waiting for the train, and they both develop a pretty strong crush on him. One day while secretly following him home, Hana witnesses the boy walk right into a wall and pass out. When he wakes up, she lies and convinces him that he must have amnesia, because he doesn’t remember the fact that she was his girlfriend. After this, hilarity ensues as the two girls attempt to run with the lie. Of course, complications soon arise.Read More »

  • Yôji Yamada – Otôto AKA About Her Brother (2010)

    2001-2010AsianDramaJapanYôji Yamada


    Ginko (Yoshinaga Sayuri) seems to be living the good life: She’s the respectable owner of a neighborhood drug store in Tokyo, and her daughter Kaharu (Aoi Yu) is about to get married to a doctor. However, Koharu’s wedding day also brings homes Ginko’s younger brother Tetsuro (Tsurube Shofukutei), a failed actor and a hard drinker who shows up causing trouble. Having covered for him all her life, Ginko is ready to disown her burdensome younger brother, but some things are easier said than done…Read More »

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