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Masahiro Hisano ...
Sei, Age 12
Yukika Sakuratani ...
Nao, Age 13
Shoichi Sato ...
Kinta
Takuya Kurihara ...
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Sei's Father
Michiko Kawai ...
Sei's Mother
Tsuyoshi Mori ...
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Yukiko Ibuki ...
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Nao's Father
Megumi Komaki ...
Ms. Kurada
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Charming film
14 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Charm isn't such a bad quality -- and this film has it in abundance. While the Japanese approach to sexuality may be unfamiliar to western audiences, the onset of puberty and its hormonal hijinx is universal.

It's a simple story: An elementary school boy falls in love with a "mature" junior high school girl. There are some side stories about their respective families and friends but, in the long run, not much else happens. And that's just fine because the director and writer have chosen to focus on the kids and their experiences.

The young actors do excellent work -- utterly natural portrayals.

All told, a very enjoyable film.


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