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Yurigokoro (2017)

Adapted from a 2011 novel by author Mahokaru Numata, Yurigokoro has Ryosuke's father, who is stricken with advanced cancer, as a man with a diary. When the family discovers the father's ... See full summary »

Director:

Naoto Kumazawa

Writers:

Mahokaru Numata (based on the novel by), Naoto Kumazawa (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yuriko Yoshitaka Yuriko Yoshitaka ... Misako
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tae Kimura Tae Kimura ... Hosoya
Kaya Kiyohara Kaya Kiyohara ... Young Misako
Ken'ichi Matsuyama ... Yosuke
Tôri Matsuzaka Tôri Matsuzaka ... Ryosuke
Aimi Satsukawa ... Mitsuko
Nana Seino ... Chie
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Adapted from a 2011 novel by author Mahokaru Numata, Yurigokoro has Ryosuke's father, who is stricken with advanced cancer, as a man with a diary. When the family discovers the father's diary in the latter's office leafing through it reveals notes written by a murderer. Are these fictional accounts or the memoirs of the diary's owner? Written by aghaemi

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

23 September 2017 (Japan) See more »

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Django Film See more »
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The deepest love story
27 May 2018 | by miyukitakSee all my reviews

Although this film is about a psychopath lady Misako with grotesque expression and suspense story, this is such a heartwarming love story.

Misako recognizes her strong desire for death, and she understands that it is abnormal. She seems like a beautiful murderer who had never opened her mind since she was a kid.

A guy with a broken heart changed Misako. However, happy ending never comes to her.

You will ask yourself "Can I make the same decision as him?" All the actors are so talented especially Yuriko Yoshitaka. The director decided to shoot the past part and the present part apart, and this method gave the movie more reality.


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