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Shin'ya shokudou: Tokyo Stories 

An anthology of human relationship stories connected by the only open in the wee hours diner the characters frequent. Resolutions are often facilitated by the owner/chef.
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Series cast summary:
Kaoru Kobayashi ...  Master 10 episodes, 2016
Joe Odagiri ...  Kogure 10 episodes, 2016
Mansaku Fuwa Mansaku Fuwa ...  Chu-san 9 episodes, 2016
Asako Kobayashi Asako Kobayashi ...  Rumi 9 episodes, 2016
Shôhei Uno Shôhei Uno ...  Komichi 6 episodes, 2016
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An anthology of human relationship stories connected by the only open in the wee hours diner the characters frequent. Resolutions are often facilitated by the owner/chef.

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21 October 2016 (Japan) See more »

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Shin'ya shokudou: Tokyo Stories See more »

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From the simple this have accomplished the rich
3 October 2018 | by barry-587-897538See all my reviews

Straight off the bat to let you know who is reviewing... i love JCVD movies. Shallow and profound are the flix i like. I don't know why i have such taste for such drab.... Honesty and clarity is a great starting point. I have fallen in love with this show - why? i don't know. But here's the miracle. It has nothing to do with any of the movies i have loved in the past. This breaks all the films of my shallow judgements and is not something i would think i would ever appreciate.

Without understanding why, i love this show. It was so refreshing it is a show i will remember for the rest of my life. if it is not your type of flick im sure u will forget it - however if u like it you will love it. Last season was 2016 so i assume no more seasons - i was emotional affected but this realisation.

Please watch first season.... watch it honestly (not in front of your iphone).

It is a treasure in a world of limiting values.

We need more of this.


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