Archive for the ‘Yamamoto Yusuke’ Category

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The Short Reviews

July 3, 2011

This post focuses on ten short reviews of Japanese dramas that I have watched including the popular Hana Yori Dango and 1 Litre of Tears. I had put this particular piece on its own page, but I feel that it has been in the back burner. I mean, I’ve even forgotten about it until I happened to find it. So, here it is! These set of reviews are not as profound as my reviews of other dramas, however, I have rated them. 1 being the lowest score and 5 being the highest which means utterly awesomeness! Be aware that these were written when I first started my blog and I tried my best to remember the drama. I also did add a few more details to the ones that didn’t have so much detail! So… I guess you can say this is kind of my recycled one year gift for all my readers! Haha!

1 Litre of Tears / 1リットルの涙: This is definitely a heartbreaking drama. Once I finished watching this I started seeing life in a whole different perspective. I loved the cast and the soundtrack. Just about everything was spot on for me, though I wish Aya’s romantic interest was a bit more focused on.  I highly recommend this drama, this is a tearjerker so bring out the tissues! 4.5/5 Read the rest of this entry ?

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Kitagawa Keiko and Osamu Mukai to Star in Paradise Kiss

August 22, 2010

The October issue of Shodensha’s women’s fashion magazine, Zipper, has announced that Yazawa Ai‘s (known for manga NANA as well) manga, Paradise Kiss, will be made into a live-action film. The film will star Keiko Kitagawa (Buzzer Beat, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon’s Sailor Mars) and Osamu Mukai (Honey and Clover, Nodame Cantabile, Mei-chan no Shitsuji, Beck).  Natsuki Kato, Omasa Aya, Kento Kaku, Igarashi Shunji, and Yamamoto Yusuke will be supporting characters, seen below in order from list (left to right). The movie is to be released in Japan in 2011. Read the rest of this entry ?