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Summer 2008 Drama Previews

I have a love-hate relationship with new drama season. On one hand, new dramas starting are always exciting and there’s plenty to sample from. On the other hand, the previous season has ended and now you’re in this kind of withdrawal from your favorite of the previous season. Sometimes it helps if there wasn’t anything too good last season, but usually, there’s one drama that I just need more of. Well, anyway, I’ve definitely been sampling quite a few of the dramas from this season and here they are:
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July 23, 2008 at 12:33 pm 4 comments

[Jmovie] Gaichu

Gaichu (Harmful Insect)

Miyazaki Aoi as Kita Sachiko
Seiichi Tanabe as Ogata
Sawake Tetsu as Takao
Amamiya Ryo as Tokugawa
Ishikawa as Kyuzo
Aoi Yuu as Natsuko
Ryo as Kita Toshiko

Miyazaki Aoi stars as Sachiko, a trouble middle school student in Gaichu or Harmful Insect. The film starts with the scene of her mother attempting to commit suicide, setting the melancholy tone. And although Sachiko always wears her school uniform, she has stopped going for a long time. Suffering from loneliness, she searches for some kind of peace anywhere and for awhile finds solace with others who don’t confine themselves to society’s rules. Eventually, her only friend at school convinces her to come back to school. But things just don’t get better for her.
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May 25, 2008 at 12:10 am 1 comment

[Jdrama] Sapuri

Ito Misaki as Fujii Minami
Kamenashi Kazuya as Ishida Yuya
Eita as Ogiwara Satoshi
Shiraishi Miho as Yugi Yoko
Ryo as Tanaka Mizuho
Sato Koichi as Imaoka Kyotaro
Aijima Kazuyuki as Sakuragi Kunio
Asami Reina as Watanabe Yuri
Haraguchi Akimasa as Matsui Yoshihide
Sato Shigeyuki as Mita Keisuke
Shida Mirai as Konno Natsuki

Sapuri is a Japanese dorama that aired during the summer of 2006. It was broadcasted on Fuji TV on Monday at 9:00 PM and was 11 episodes long. It enjoyed ratings of 14.2%, though the highest rated episode was the first with a rating of 17.9%. The opening theme is YOU by KAT-TUN and the ending theme is Real voice by ayaka.

Fujii Minami is napping while riding the train to work when she is woken by a cellphone ringing. Since it was just left on the seat, she answers it. It’s some guy who says that he left it on the train and wants her to deliver it to him because he has an important interview very soon. Minami also has an important meeting to attend, so she just leaves it at the lost and found at the next station.
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September 29, 2007 at 8:11 pm 1 comment