Isao Yukisada’s latest film, River’s Edge reminds of Japan circa the 1990s. Two unlikely friends, Yamada (Yoshizawa Ryo) and Haruna (Nikaido Fumi) share a secret. Continue reading “First Full trailer for River’s Edge!”
Hashire! T Ko Basuketto Bu which translates to Run! T School Basket Club is the latest Japanese live-action movie set for 2018. Cast to play the lead is Shison Jun as Yoichi Tadokoro.
Repeat is the latest NTV drama to cast Hongo Kanata. Based on the novel of the same title by Inui Kurumi, ‘Repeat’ features a mysterious phone caller who invites people to travel back in time.
Kentaro is one of 2017’s rising stars and is probably its biggest. With a lead role in Demekin, and a major drama show with Kuroshima Yuina in Ashi-Girl.
Hirose Suzu follows the tradition set by a select group of Japanese actresses in portraying the lead in TV morning drama. She is also set to play the lead in NTV’s 2018 opening salvo ‘anone’.
Popularly known as the asadora, Hirose headlines Natsuzora (2019), translated as ‘Summer Sky’.
Nakagura Yoshihiro’s debut film is about the coming of age of Hayato (Endo Kenshin) who feels neglected and misses his Mom. He starts to miss classes when he chances upon Riku, a mysterious boy who lives in a decrepit hut near an old lighthouse. Continue reading “Garakuta [Movie Trailer]”
Endo Kenshin (17) starts afresh in Japanese cinema with supporting roles in Hot Road (2014) and Goodbye Elegy (2017). But even with just 3 movies to his credit, he grabs the lead role in the coming-of-age movie ‘Garakuta’.
Fullmetal Alchemist, the most popular anime of all time now turned into live-action, is well underway. Just released in Japan December 1st, the Yamada Ryosuke starrer has received plenty of critical reviews from prominent English-language sites.
Yamada Ryosuke himself was reported to have said that maybe a live-action movie is a ‘mistake’.
The highly-anticipated Donten ni Warau (Laughing Under the Clouds) live-action will have a drama spinoff before the actual movie launch.
This special TV event will feature the Yamainu Squad, led by Abeno Sousei (Furukawa Yuki), it’s captain. Continue reading “Donten ni Warau drama spinoff to launch before live-action movie!”