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Sugar & Spice (2006)

Sugar & spice: Fûmi zekka (original title)
After graduating from high school, Shiro is clueless how to proceed with his education. For the moment, he takes a small job at a local gas station, to much displease of his parents. His ... See full summary »

Director:

Isamu Nakae

Writers:

Eimi Yamada (novel), Fumie Mizuhashi (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yûya Yagira ... Shiro Yamashita
Erika Sawajiri ... Noriko Watanabe
Mari Natsuki Mari Natsuki ... Fujiko, Grandma
Yô Ôizumi ... Gas Station Guy
Bo-lin Chen ... Mike
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hajime Anzai Hajime Anzai
Yû Aoi ... Girl on the Bus
Gaku Hamada ... Naoki
Hikomaro Hikomaro
Shinon Hirano Shinon Hirano
Toshiyuki Itakura Toshiyuki Itakura ... Muramatsu
Mayuko Iwasa Mayuko Iwasa ... Yoko
Akio Kaneda Akio Kaneda ... President
Ryô Kimura Ryô Kimura ... Macky
Ken Mitsuishi Ken Mitsuishi ... Jo Yamashita
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Storyline

After graduating from high school, Shiro is clueless how to proceed with his education. For the moment, he takes a small job at a local gas station, to much displease of his parents. His America-idolizing grandmother however gives Shiro all support, as she believes that "gas stations are a romantic place for wanderers". Grandmother is right about romance, when a girl called Noriko comes to work at the gas station too, after she broke up with her boyfriend. Shiro develops a huge crush on Noriko, and with this bitter-sweet first love, Shiro enters maturity. Written by Rene Guillot

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

16 September 2006 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Sugar & Spice See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,866,329
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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I Love You, Baby
Written and performed by Paul Anka
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The story that wants to be in love.
30 September 2013 | by yunoest654325See all my reviews

According to the title, it is the work which sweetness and a sharp taste are left on a chest. I draw the love of teenage still young man and woman.

It is a performance of Sawajiri Erika who played Watanabe Noriko and Natsuki Mari who played Granma that is good. Though Noriko is lovely and loves Shiro, she can't forget a former lover. She is a goblin who is at a loss among two men. Even if she is opposite to Shiro as possible faithfully, she shakes when the former lover comes to meet her. She plays such women attractively.

The character of the Granma was stuck in Mali really. She makes a lover more than 70 years old, and is original, but the man whom, in fact, she loved in old days is not forgotten. She has the pretty one side to be looking for the place of the photograph which he took.

The person loves somebody and thinks the person to be the first. But if the love is over, I cry and cry and think that I come to like nobody anymore. But the next love comes over. What will we learn in the repetition?


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