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Toki o kakeru shôjo (2006)

Not Rated | | Animation, Adventure, Comedy | 15 July 2006 (Japan)
A high-school girl named Makoto acquires the power to travel back in time, and decides to use it for her own personal benefits. Little does she know that she is affecting the lives of others just as much as she is her own.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Makoto Konno (voice)
Takuya Ishida ... Chiaki Mamiya (voice)
Mitsutaka Itakura ... Kosuke Tsuda (voice)
Ayami Kakiuchi ... Yuri Hayakawa (voice)
... Kaho Fujitani (voice)
Yuki Sekido ... Miyuki Konno (voice)
Utawaka Katsura ... Makoto's Father (voice)
Midori Ando ... Makoto's Mother (voice)
... Fukushima-sensei (voice)
Keiko Yamamoto ... Obasan (voice)
Shiori Yokohari ... Moriko Uesugi (voice)
Sonoka Matsuoka ... Sekimi Nowake (voice)
Takayuki Handa ... Kato (voice)
Maho Kurashima ... Female Newscaster A (voice)
Taeko Hase ... (voice)
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A high-school girl named Makoto acquires the power to travel back in time, and decides to use it for her own personal benefits. Little does she know that she is affecting the lives of others just as much as she is her own.

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Also Known As:

La chica que saltaba a través del tiempo  »

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Trivia

When Kosuke prepares to swing a bat, he hums a tune from the Nintendo game series "RBI Baseball". See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Makoto opens the science lab's door, the glass window of the door is opaque. When Makoto enters the laboratory, the glass window of the door is transparent. See more »

Quotes

Makoto Konno: When I'm not lucky, I'm really not, but I usually am, so it balances out.
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Referenced in Anime-Gataris: Minoa, Anime Rookie! (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Kawaranai Mono
(Unchanging Things)
Written by Hanako Oku
Arrangement by Jun Satô
Performed by Hanako Oku
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I'll Tell You Some Other Time
27 December 2008 | by See all my reviews

Rarely do I buy a film on DVD without having either read up about it or seen it first. The Girl Who Leapt Through Time was the first exception for me. For a dull anecdote, I walked through the store, saw it, and bought it, without knowing anything other than what was written on the back. When i got home, I didn't even start to watch it! But waited until after dinner to watch it, and to cut the already long story short, watching this movie was an experience! From the very first scenes I was grabbed. The artwork, I must say I adore, the scenery is beautiful. As for the storyline, sure, we've had time-travelling stories before, but there's never been one which after seeing it, made me want to watch it again (Seriously, as soon as it was over, I watched it again!) Cutting the even-longer story short again, I highly recommend this film, even those who are not lovers of anime might find themselves enjoying this film. Watching this movie was like an experience for me, and as odd as it may sound, I felt really warm inside after watching this. 9/10.


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