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Paco and the Magical Book (2008)
"Pako to mahô no ehon" (original title)

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Onuki
Ayaka Wilson ...
Paco
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Muromachi
Anna Tsuchiya ...
Tamako
Sadao Abe ...
Horigome
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Koichi
Eiko Koike ...
Masami
Gekidan Hitori ...
Takita
Takaya Yamauchi ...
Ryumonji
Jun Kunimura ...
Kinomoto
Takaya Kamikawa ...
Asano
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Hikomaro
Shihori Kanjiya
Kaela Kimura ...
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Onuki: Doctor, why can't I stop crying? Since I was a child. I haven't cried a single tear. I don't know how to stop it now... If you're a doctor, please tell me. What can I do to stop it?
Asano: That's easy. If you cry a lot, it will stop.
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A cascade of colors in a gray world
29 January 2010 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I'll keep it short. For the first 30 minutes I had my finger on the OFF button because it was too cheesy and too childish, i can even say it was bad. Then suddenly it got serious, emotional and deep.

I was amazed at the bright colors, the characters, the strange dialog, the caption of broken souls of today. It's a masterpiece dealing with very present problems today, loneliness, being different, feeling broken and yet experience something great.

The many different characters in this movie made me feel like I could relate to all of them on some level, and I think you could too.

It's a very memorable movie. It has a touching and different story from everything else out there today. Just give it time and you'll understand.


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