The ‘Formidable’ Nikaido Fumi: Actor Bias Series [Part 1/3]

Nikaido Fumi’s long overdue ‘Actor’s Bias’ article is here! It’s not just a single article, but a series that can go as many as 5 parts. We’d like to begin with some history and come up with a profile that takes account of her early beginnings until today. 

In Part 1, we’ll talk plenty of Himizu, and a few more movies. Plus her role in Mitsushima Hikari’s drama Woman and why every Nikaido Fumi fan must watch (or re-watch) these gems. Continue reading “The ‘Formidable’ Nikaido Fumi: Actor Bias Series [Part 1/3]”

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The live-action movie Nijiiro Days (Rainbow Colored-Days) has a new teaser clip and a cast photo. Clip and shoot feature the teen quartet of Takasugi Mahiro, Nakagawa Taishi, Sano Reo, Yokohama Ryusei.

For me, the clip captures some of the vibes from the anime. Both Takasugi and Nakagawa are capable actors, arguably the future of Japanese movies. I have yet to form an opinion of Sano Reo, and Yokohama Ryusei has yet to impress me.   Continue reading “Nijiiro Days (Rainbow Colored-Days) LA releases teaser clip + cast photo!”

The Eight Year Engagement


The Eight-Year Engagement tells the tale of undying love between Mai (Tsuchiya Tao) and Hisashi (Satoh Takeru). Mai went into a coma and Hishashi stays with her – loyal and dedicated – until she regains consciousness.

Movie details here.

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