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Kimi no na wa. (2016)

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Two strangers find themselves linked in a bizarre way. When a connection forms, will distance be the only thing to keep them apart?

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Taki Tachibana (voice)
Mone Kamishiraishi ... Mitsuha Miyamizu (voice)
Ryô Narita ... Katsuhiko Teshigawara (voice)
... Sayaka Natori (voice)
... Tsukasa Fujii (voice)
Kaito Ishikawa ... Shinta Takagi (voice)
Kanon Tani ... Yotsuha Miyamizu (voice)
Masaki Terasoma ... Toshiki Miyamizu (voice)
Sayaka Ôhara ... Futaha Miyamizu (voice)
Kazuhiko Inoue ... Taki's Father (voice)
Chafûrin ... Teshigawara's Father (voice)
Kana Hanazawa ... Teacher (voice)
Yuka Terasaki ... (voice)
Takashi Onozuka ... (voice)
Yôhei Namekawa ... (voice)
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Mitsuha is the daughter of the mayor of a small mountain town. She's a straightforward high school girl who lives with her sister and her grandmother and has no qualms about letting it be known that she's uninterested in Shinto rituals or helping her father's electoral campaign. Instead she dreams of leaving the boring town and trying her luck in Tokyo. Taki is a high school boy in Tokyo who works part-time in an Italian restaurant and aspires to become an architect or an artist. Every night he has a strange dream where he becomes...a high school girl in a small mountain town. Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Experience Japan's #1 film of 2016, from visionary director Makoto Shinkai


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Rated PG for thematic elements, suggestive content, brief language, and smoking | See all certifications »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$1,637,509, 7 April 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$5,017,246

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$357,986,087
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This is the first anime film not made by Studio Ghibli or Hayao Miyazaki to gross ten billion Yen at the Japanese box office (about US$98 million). See more »

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Mitsuha Miyamizu: Kataware-doki is almost...
Taki Tachibana: over.
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References Kumo no mukô, yakusoku no basho (2004) See more »

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Music and Lyrics by Youjirou Noda
Arranged and Performed by Radwimps
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A Beautiful Heartwarming Story - With A Social Conscience
5 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

In a world dominated by stupid sequels, prequels and remakes it is film/anime like this that restores hope in today's entertainment.

Not only it is emotional and feels real, it delivers a relevant message. I love the imagination and palette but also appreciate that it aims to remind us of social issues that we should be paying attention to.

The only reason I don't give our heroes and their story a 10/10 is that I still feel a couple of Miyazaki movies (like Kiki, Chihiro and the racoon dogs) were just that much better and showed a little more imagination.

Whatever the case I live in fear of the Hollywood announced remake by Hollywood hack JJ Abrams who has never shown any talent or vision. As with others I will ignore and boycott that coming insult and always cherish kimi no na wa.


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