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I Wish (2011) More at IMDbPro »Kiseki (original title)

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I Wish -- 12-year-old Koichi, who has been separated from his brother Ryunosuke due to his parents' divorce, begins to believe that the new bullet train service will create a miracle when the first trains pass each other at top speed.

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Director:
Writer:
Hirokazu Kore-eda (screenplay)
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Release Date:
11 June 2011 (Japan) See more »
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Plot:
Twelve-year-old Koichi, who has been separated from his brother Ryunosuke due to his parents' divorce, hears a rumor that the new bullet trains will precipitate a wish-granting miracle when they pass each other at top speed. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
5 wins & 9 nominations See more »

Cast

  (Credited cast)

Masami Nagasawa ... Ms. Mimura (Teacher)

Hiroshi Abe ... Mr. Sakagami (Teacher)

Yoshio Harada ... Wataru (Grandfather's Friend)

Kanna Hashimoto ... Kanna
Joe Odagiri ... Kenji (Father)

Kirin Kiki ... Hideko (Grandmother)

Yûna Taira
Kyara Uchida ... Megumi
Yui Natsukawa ... Kyoko (Megumi's Mother)
Isao Hashizume ... Shukichi (Grandfather)
Yuri Nakamura ... Ms. Aoki - Nurse
Ohshirô Maeda ... Ryunosuke
Lily ... Higashi's Wife
Ryôsei Tayama ... Wataru's Friend
Chôei Takahashi ... Higashi
Kôki Maeda ... Koichi (as Koki Maeda)
Nene Ohtsuka ... Nozomi (Mother)
Ryôga Hayashi ... Tasuku
Seinosuke Nagayoshi ... Makoto
Masahito Irie ... Kenji's Friend
Shunsuke Godai ... Wataru's Friend
Kazuaki Shimizu ... Policeman
Rento Isobe ... Rento
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Kiseki" - Japan (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG for mild thematic elements, language and smoking
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128 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
Shinkansen wanted to make a movie to promote their bullettrains. They approached Koreeda, an avid trainlover. He came up with this movie.See more »
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KAGOSHIMA NITESee more »

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