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Your Lie in April (2016)

Shigatsu wa kimi no uso (original title)
Kosei Arima won numerous piano competitions while under the strict watch of his mother. He was known as the human metronome during that time. Since the death of his mother, Kosei Arima has ... See full summary »

Director:

Takehiko Shinjo

Writers:

Naoshi Arakawa (manga), Yukari Tatsui (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Kento Yamazaki ... Kousei Arima
Suzu Hirose ... Kaori Miyazono
Anna Ishii Anna Ishii ... Tsubaki Sawabe
Taishi Nakagawa Taishi Nakagawa ... Ryota Watari
Masahiro Kômoto Masahiro Kômoto
Hirotarô Honda Hirotarô Honda
Yuka Itaya Yuka Itaya ... Hiroko Seto
Rei Dan ... Saki Arima
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Storyline

Kosei Arima won numerous piano competitions while under the strict watch of his mother. He was known as the human metronome during that time. Since the death of his mother, Kosei Arima has been unable to hear the sound of his piano. Kosei Arima then meets Kaori Miyazono through childhood friend Tsubaki Sawabe. Kaori Miyazono plays the violin and has a free spirit. Since meeting her, Kosei Arima is able to face the piano again. Meanwhile, Kaori holds a secret. Written by Derik Lipford

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Drama | Music | Romance

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Official Sites:

Official Site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

10 September 2016 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

4-gatsu wa kimi no uso See more »

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C&I Entertainment See more »
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Filming for the movie took only 1 month from October to November 2015, and both actors Hirose Suzu and Yamazaki Kento begun practicing playing the violin and piano respectively 6 months, almost half of the year prior to start filming. The result of the practice were evident on the final cut of the movie, which both actors were able to capture the magnificent movements and emotion of actually playing the instruments. As Hirose and Yamazaki (as Arima and Kaori) real performed on stage Camille Saint-Saens' Introduction and Rondo Cappricioso". See more »

Quotes

Kousei Arima: You're... so free.
Kaori Miyazono: I'm not, the music is free.
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Connections

Remake of Your Lie in April (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Liebesleid
Love's Sorrow" Piano Solo"
Written by Fritz Kreisler (Rachmaninoff Piano Arrangement Version)
Performed by Kento Yamazaki (as Yamasaki Kento)
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Hollywood mainstreamers, move on
24 December 2017 | by the_doofySee all my reviews

The kind of movie you have to go outside of the United States to find, the kind of movie that catches U flat footed when U realize what is going on, and yet everything is right there in front of you.

Original script, very nice classic type music, acting is kind of accurate for the ages portrayed. The kind of movie you do not forget once you have seen it.

Clean movie in terms of drugs, language etc, and yet far more adult in its premise then almost all R rated movies out there

Thank You Japan


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