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Bluestockings (2005)
"Jiyû ren'ai" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  23 January 2005 (Japan)
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Based on a novel by Iwai Shimako, Jiyuu Renai (a.k.a. Bluestockings)is set during the days of Japan's male-dominated Taisho Era (1912-1926), when it was difficult for women to have both ... See full summary »

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Kyoko Hasegawa ...
Akiko
Yoshino Kimura ...
Kiyoko
Etsushi Toyokawa ...
Yuichiro
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Eugene Harada
Shimako Iwai
Kyôko Kagawa
Jun Kunimura
Shion Machida ...
Yoriko
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Seisuke Yamazaki
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Based on a novel by Iwai Shimako, Jiyuu Renai (a.k.a. Bluestockings)is set during the days of Japan's male-dominated Taisho Era (1912-1926), when it was difficult for women to have both love and a career. Yuichiro is the son of a wealthy merchant family, who's happily married to Akiko. When Akiko's friend Kiyoko gets divorced, Akiko decides to help her find a job in Yuichiro's company. Akiko even lends Kiyoko her kimono for the interview. But upon seeing Kiyoko, Yuichiro is immediately smitten. Written by Anon

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