6.5/10
2,880
21 user 17 critic

Si shi qing chun (2018)

Trailer
1:07 | Trailer
Three different stories of youth set in different cities of China.

Writer:

Tyler Rhoads (english version)
Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Animation | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Set in Hiroshima during World War II, an eighteen-year-old girl gets married and now has to prepare food for her family despite the rationing and lack of supplies. As she struggles with the... See full summary »

Director: Sunao Katabuchi
Stars: Non, Ava Pickard, Kenna Pickard
Animation | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A 15-year-old boy and 27-year-old woman find an unlikely friendship one rainy day in the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

Director: Makoto Shinkai
Stars: Miyu Irino, Kana Hanazawa, Fumi Hirano
Dayu haitang (2016)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A 16-year-old girl travels to the human world in the form of a dolphin and forms a connection with a human boy.

Directors: Xuan Liang, Chun Zhang
Stars: Guanlin Ji, Shangqing Su, Timmy Xu
Animation | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The simple, charming serie fallows Kanojo as she job hunts and experience various changes in her life, all while her cat Daru remains the supportive constant.

Stars: Shintarô Asanuma, Kana Hanazawa, Sayuri Yahagi
Animation | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In an alternate postwar timeline, Japan is divided into the Union-controlled North and the US-controlled South.

Directors: Makoto Shinkai, Yoshio Suzuki
Stars: Hidetaka Yoshioka, Masato Hagiwara, Yuka Nanri
Violet Evergarden (TV Series 2018)
Animation | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Violet Evergarden, a young girl formerly known as "the weapon," has left the battlefield to start a new life at CH Postal Service. There, she is deeply moved by the work of "Auto Memories Dolls," who carry people's thoughts and convert them into words. So begins her journey as an Auto Memories Doll, and comes face to face with various people's emotions and differing shapes of love. All the while ... See full summary »

Stars: Yui Ishikawa, Raissa Bueno, Aya Endô
Animation | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Told in three interconnected segments, we follow a young man named Takaki through his life as cruel winters, cold technology, and finally, adult obligations and responsibility converge to test the delicate petals of love.

Director: Makoto Shinkai
Stars: Kenji Mizuhashi, Yoshimi Kondou, Satomi Hanamura
Animation | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A young man is ostracized by his classmates after he bullies a deaf girl to the point where she moves away. Years later, he sets off on a path for redemption.

Director: Naoko Yamada
Stars: Miyu Irino, Saori Hayami, Aoi Yûki
Cross Road (2014)
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Two different college students cross paths with each other while trying to pass college entrance examinations.

Director: Makoto Shinkai
Stars: Kenshô Ono, Ayane Sakura, Masahiko Tanaka
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A high-school girl named Makoto acquires the power to travel back in time, and decides to use it for her own personal benefits. Little does she know that she is affecting the lives of others just as much as she is her own.

Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Stars: Riisa Naka, Takuya Ishida, Mitsutaka Itakura
Hoshi no koe (2002)
Animation | Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The love of Japanese high school students Mikako Nagamine and Noboru Tera is tested when Mikako is sent to fight aliens in a distant universe and voice mails to and from Earth become months to years in transmission.

Director: Makoto Shinkai
Stars: Mika Shinohara, Makoto Shinkai, Sumi Mutoh
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
George Ackles ... Steve (voice)
Taito Ban Taito Ban ... Shaomin (segment: Hidamari no Choshoku) (voice)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ... Grandma (voice) (as Dorothy Fahn)
Matt Fowler ... Various (voice)
Crispin Freeman ... Xiao Ming (voice)
Ikumi Hasegawa Ikumi Hasegawa ... Shiaoyu (segment: Shanghai Koi) (voice)
Mariya Ise Mariya Ise ... Young Shaomin (segment: Hidamari no Choshoku) (voice)
Billy Kametz Billy Kametz ... Yi Lin's boyfriend / Additional Voices (voice)
Minako Kotobuki ... Irin (segment: Chiisana Fashion Show) (voice)
Erica Mendez Erica Mendez ... Xiao Yu (voice)
Takeo Otsuka Takeo Otsuka ... Rimo (segment: Shanghai Koi) (voice)
Tara Sands ... Li Mo's mom / Additional Voices (voice)
Haruka Shiraishi Haruka Shiraishi ... Lulu (segment: Chiisana Fashion Show) (voice)
Cristina Valenzuela ... Shui Jing (voice)
Evan Rachel Wood ... Yi Lin (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Three different stories of youth set in different cities of China.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

China | Japan

Language:

Mandarin | English

Release Date:

4 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Flavors of Youth See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie was a colaboration between the Chinese studio Haoliners and the Japanese studio CoMix Wave Films (which has Shinkai in it and is the birthplace of Your Name) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
It's a beautiful series of short storys that tell the lives of three individuals
9 August 2018 | by stereo_1999See all my reviews

I loved it but would have loved it so much more if it was three movies of this length which is why I didn't give it an even better rating. It did a really good job at making me feel emotional despite the small length. I felt nostalgia, regret, and Joy. Granted some of the nostalgia could be my own as I also remember tape recorders and the like but it also made me feel nostalgic for things I never experienced in my youth like china, food, and little things like that. That was just how strong the story telling was.

The animation was also beautiful done that made it a joy to watch.


8 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 21 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Check Out What's Playing on IMDb Freedive

See what movies and TV series you can watch for free today, and visit IMDb Freedive for even more. Select any poster below to play the movie!

Find more things to watch

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed