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Boys Over Flowers 2 

Hana yori dango 2 (original title)
After a year of separation, Makino and Domyoji see whether their love can triumph over the many obstacles placed in their path. F4 (Flower Four), 4 close friends, are crucial to their journey.
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Series cast summary:
Mao Inoue Mao Inoue ...  Makino Tsukushi 11 episodes, 2007
Jun Matsumoto Jun Matsumoto ...  Tsukasa Doumyouji 11 episodes, 2007
Shun Oguri ...  Rui Hanazawa 11 episodes, 2007
Shôta Matsuda Shôta Matsuda ...  Soujiroh Nishikado 11 episodes, 2007
Tsuyoshi Abe Tsuyoshi Abe ...  Akira Mimasaka 11 episodes, 2007
Keiko Nishi Keiko Nishi 11 episodes, 2007
Megumi Satô Megumi Satô ...  Sakurako Sanjo 11 episodes, 2007
David Itô David Itô ...  Nishida 6 episodes, 2007
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Boys Over Flowers 2 is the second chapter of the Boys Over Flowers trilogy based on the Japanese comic series Hana Yori Dango written by Yoko Kamio. Makino and Domyoji have been separated for a year as Domyoji studies business in New York and his mother grooms him to take over the company. Makino heads to New York to determine why Domyoji has placed radio silence on their relationship. Thank goodness this couple has the support of the F4 (Flower Four), 4 close friends (Domyoji , Rui, Soujiroh, Akira) as they face many challenges. Boys Over Flowers 2 (Hana Yori Dango Returns) is the 2007 11 episode television drama series that is the second chapter of the trilogy and a sequel to Boys Over Flowers (Hana Yori Dango), the first chapter of the trilogy, the 2005 9 episodes 2005 television drama series. The final chapter in the trilogy is the 2008 film Boys Over Flowers Final (Hana Yori Dango Final). Written by anonymous

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5 January 2007 (Japan) See more »

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If you loved the first season, you'll adore this one!
6 March 2007 | by pseudolightSee all my reviews

This sequel to the first season of Hana Yori Dango lives up to its expectations and even exceeds them! If you've seen the first season and loved it, this second one will just blow you away. Characters are adorable, music is fantastic, and the plot thickens delightfully!

As a follow-up to the first season, it does extremely well, picking up where the first one left off. If the opening of the first episode is confusing, the episode was especially extended to bring the viewer up to speed and explain the things that have happened in the time between the two seasons. So, no need to worry about being lost! You're caught up and drawn into the action again in no more! Like in the first season, you'll be on the edge of your seat, dying to see the next episode.

Of course, HYD2 brings back the beloved characters of Makino Tsukushi, Tsukasa Domyouji, Hanazawa Rui, and the rest of the amazing cast- and even more lovable characters are added to the mix, noting the well-played Shigeru. Each role is played flawlessly by the actors, with the viewer drawn in to what's happening before he/she knows it! There is no one in this series that you can dislike because they are all such likable characters. And better yet, characters with small roles in the first season have gotten bigger ones this time, with them growing and making the story that much more interesting.

And as always, the soundtrack for the season fits it perfectly and will be stuck in your head before you know it. Of course, the opening is colorful, joyful, and a great way to start an episode. The two main songs for this season are: "Love So Sweet" by Arashi (opening) and "Flavor of Life" by Utada Hikaru

You will love this season perhaps even more than you did the last one. You won't regret watching Hana Yori Dango 2 Returns! I guarantee it!


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