7.0/10
483
3 user 2 critic

Have a Song on Your Lips (2015)

Kuchibiru ni uta wo (original title)
Yuri Kashiwagi was once known as a genius pianist. One day, she returns to her hometown in Goto Islands from Tokyo. There, she begins to work as a temporary teacher at a middle school and ... See full summary »

Director:

Takahiro Miki

Writers:

Otsuichi (based on the novel by), Yukiko Mochiji (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Yui Aragaki ... Yuri Kashiwagi
Fumino Kimura ... Haruko Matsuyama
Kenta Kiritani ... Tetsuo Tsukamoto
Yuri Tsunematsu ... Nazuna Nakamura
Shôta Shimoda Shôta Shimoda ... Satoru Kuwahara
Wakana Aoi Wakana Aoi ... Chinatsu Sekiya
Kyôka Shibata ... Eri Tsuji
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Natsumi Abe Natsumi Abe ... Megumi
Fuyuna Asakura Fuyuna Asakura ... Kaoru Yokomine
Ayano Hamaura Ayano Hamaura ... Aya
Kiina Haruno Kiina Haruno ... Rumi
Hisashi Igawa ... Toshio Nakamura
Hikari Ishida Hikari Ishida
Kyôhei Kanomi Kyôhei Kanomi ... Shuhei Shinozaki
Tae Kimura Tae Kimura ... Teruko Kuwahara
Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A story about the disappearance of Kirishima, a star athlete of the volleyball club, and how this affects every person in his school.

Director: Daihachi Yoshida
Stars: Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Ai Hashimoto, Suzuka Ohgo
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

After a bar brawl with an off-duty cop, aspiring thug Fan is sentenced for three months in a juvenile detention center, which practices military-style rehabilitation.

Director: Kwok Kuen Wong
Stars: Neo Yau, Kelvin Kwan, Wing-Yau Chiu
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Sayaka works as a property agent. One day after work, she finds a man, named Itsuki, collapsed outside her house. She takes him in and they start to live together. Itsuki teaches her about cooking and plants, but holds many secrets.

Director: Kôichirô Miki
Stars: Kazuyuki Aijima, Takanori Iwata, Yoshiko Miyazaki
Villain (2010)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A young woman's murder provokes reflection on the ugliness and villainy of modern society.

Director: Sang-il Lee
Stars: Eri Fukatsu, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Denden
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When three rebellious students leave their hometown to pursue their lifelong dreams in the big city, their relationships start to face the pressures of real life as the 1980s Taiwanese ... See full summary »

Director: Ya-che Yang
Stars: Lun-Mei Kwei, Hsiao-chuan Chang, Rhydian Vaughan
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

19 year old Rui finds life deeply disappointing until she falls in love with Ama in Shibuya, Tokyo. She was attracted by his piercings so decided to have her tongue pierced too. Pain is the... See full summary »

Director: Yukio Ninagawa
Stars: Yuriko Yoshitaka, Kengo Kôra, Arata Iura
Close-Knit (2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

One spring Hiromi, who is the mother of an 11-year-old girl Tomo, left home for the umpteenth time. Tomo is accustomed to such a mother and as always went to Makio's place. He is a brother ... See full summary »

Director: Naoko Ogigami
Stars: Mugi Kadowaki, Kenta Kiritani, Tôma Ikuta
Short | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A poetic, abstract tribute to classic children's fantasy films, "Down Down the Deep River" was conceived as a visual song and written and directed by Will Sheff, lead singer and writer for ... See full summary »

Director: Will Sheff
Stars: Dustin Cournoyer, Griffin Gamache, Ben Abbatiello
Call Boy (2018)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

University student Ryo works at a bar part-time to earn money. He is not enamoured with his job or life for that matter. He is introduced to a female pimp who first tests him, and once he ... See full summary »

Director: Daisuke Miura
Stars: Kyôko Enami, Kenta Izuka, Yû Koyanagi
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Hahn Suk-Kyu suffers from a fatal disease. He meets Shim Eun-Ha and falls in love with her. What will be the fate of this love - will it be a tragic ending?

Director: Jin-ho Hur
Stars: Suk-kyu Han, Eun-ha Shim, Goo Shin
Fric-Frac (1939)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Marcel works as assistant to a jeweller whose bossy daughter Renée keeps hitting on him. When he meets lovely Loulou and her lazy friend Jo, he is fascinated by the girl and somehow ... See full summary »

Directors: Maurice Lehmann, Claude Autant-Lara
Stars: Fernandel, Michel Simon, Arletty
Ichi (2008)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Ichi is a blind woman who roams about town with her shamisen (a three-stringed Japanese guitar), but she has exceptional sword skills with which she fights off yakuza and other villains.

Director: Fumihiko Sori
Stars: Haruka Ayase, Shidô Nakamura, Yôsuke Kubozuka
Edit

Storyline

Yuri Kashiwagi was once known as a genius pianist. One day, she returns to her hometown in Goto Islands from Tokyo. There, she begins to work as a temporary teacher at a middle school and an adviser of the school chorus. The chorus aims to take part at a competition. Yuri gives the chorus members an assignment - to write a letter with the title of "To myself 15 years later" upon a song that they will sing at the competition.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music

User Reviews

 
Ok
11 December 2019 | by Piero-costamesaSee all my reviews

Nazuna was an eye candy. The teacher was OK but shorthaired. They made Nazuna in pain and in distress so as a man we feel like we want to protect her. Overall, good film.


10 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

28 February 2015 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Have a Song on Your Lips See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Your Next Binge Watch Awaits

Looking for something to watch? Check out IMDb's "What to Watch" series to find out what's really worth watching.



Recently Viewed