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Tsure ga utsu ni narimashite. (2011)

A husband is suffering from melancholia, and he wants to commit suicide. His wife, who is a cartoonist, forces him to quit his job for the therapy. The wife's optimism influence the husband, and they live happily ever after.

Director:

Kiyoshi Sasabe

Writers:

Tenten Hosokawa (manga), Takeshi Aoshima (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Aoi Miyazaki ... Haruko Takazaki
Masato Sakai Masato Sakai ... Mikio Takazaki
Mitsuru Fukikoshi ... Sugiura
Kanji Tsuda Kanji Tsuda ... Kazuo Takazaki
Yûta Nakano Yûta Nakano ... Obata
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Erika Ichiki Erika Ichiki
Hiroshi Inuzuka Hiroshi Inuzuka ... Kawaji
Reiko Naname Reiko Naname
Takako Ohashi Takako Ohashi ... Editor
Ren Osugi ... Yasuo Kurita (Haruko's dad) (as Ren Ôsugi)
Saburô Tamura Saburô Tamura ... Tsuda
Ryôsei Tayama ... Kamo
Tomio Umezawa Tomio Umezawa ... Takashi Mikami
Jeff Wastila Jeff Wastila
Emiko Yamagishi Emiko Yamagishi ... Editor
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A husband is suffering from melancholia, and he wants to commit suicide. His wife, who is a cartoonist, forces him to quit his job for the therapy. The wife's optimism influence the husband, and they live happily ever after.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

8 October 2011 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

My SO Has Got Depression See more »

Filming Locations:

Saitama, Japan

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Great movie that helps you reflect on the important things in life
10 January 2018 | by kimura-toyoSee all my reviews

I watched this movie on a flight from Tokyo to Los Angeles, and I'm really glad I did. This movie is one of those Japanese ones that I've come to really enjoy. It combines great acting (the two main characters, a couple, have a genuine chemistry), has a nice, steady pace, and puts many important things into perspective that we often overlook, such as what it means to love one another, what a marriage means, and the serious nature of depression. The movie also has many humorous moments, along with serious ones, and left me both laughing and wanting to shed a tear. This movie is fictional but could pass as a biopic or documentary about how a couple overcame the disease together. The movie runs 2 hours but did not have any slow moments for me and I thoroughly enjoyed it from start to finish.


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