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Flavors of Youth (2018)

Si shi qing chun (original title)
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Three different stories of youth set in different cities of China.

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Tyler Rhoads (english version)
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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)
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Three different stories of youth set in different cities of China.

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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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 »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$408,244
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1.78 : 1
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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 »

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I loved it.
9 August 2018 | by pandeyvimleshkumarSee all my reviews

It's all about the little things that make the difference in our lives. It's so alone-time kind of film. And the last film grabbed me by my heartbeats. This was also my first anime viewing.


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