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Karafuru (2010)

A sinful spirit is granted the opportunity to prove worthy for rebirth, inhabiting the body of a student who killed himself.

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Credited cast:
Kumiko Asô ...
Makoto's Mom (voice)
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Makoto Kobayashi (voice)
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Pura Pura (voice)
Keiji Fujiwara ...
(voice)
Jingi Irie ...
Saotoe (voice)
Michael ...
Purapura (voice)
Akina Minami ...
Hiroka Kuwabara (voice)
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Shoko Sano (voice)
Carli Mosier ...
Makoto's Mother (voice)
Akiyoshi Nakao ...
Mitsuru Kobayashi (voice)
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Mao (voice)
Katsumi Takahashi ...
Makoto's Dad (voice)
Kazato Tomizawa ...
Makoto Kobayashi (voice)
David Wald ...
Makoto's Father (voice)
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A sinful spirit is granted the opportunity to prove worthy for rebirth, inhabiting the body of a student who killed himself.

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Makoto is 'lucky' and will have another chance at life


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Tadaima, Sayonara Shita Sekai
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Good Movie with a Powerful Meaning
21 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

This movie really blew me away. It isn't the typical fantasy or violent anime most of us watch but, it is really powerful. To start i'm going to say that not everybody will rate it a 10/10. The meaning of it will be interpreted in different ways, and depending on how much you can relate to it will impact your rating.

The animation is beautiful, with many colors and cool locations to look at. The story can be very dark and unusual but also fun and playful at times. I recommend everyone watch this movie at least once, to get the full meaning out of it. To me I really felt it was trying to teach me to be thankful for what I have, and to value my life even at the worst times.


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