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Kimi no na wa. (2016)

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Two strangers find themselves linked in a bizarre way. When a connection forms, will distance be the only thing to keep them apart?

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Taki Tachibana (voice)
Mone Kamishiraishi ...
Mitsuha Miyamizu (voice)
Ryô Narita ...
Katsuhiko Teshigawara (voice)
Aoi Yûki ...
Sayaka Natori (voice)
Nobunaga Shimazaki ...
Tsukasa Fujii (voice)
Kaito Ishikawa ...
Shinta Takagi (voice)
Kanon Tani ...
Yotsuha Miyamizu (voice)
Masaki Terasoma ...
Toshiki Miyamizu (voice)
Sayaka Ohara ...
Futaha Miyamizu (voice)
Kazuhiko Inoue ...
Taki's Father (voice)
Chafûrin ...
Teshigawara's Father (voice)
Kana Hanazawa ...
Teacher (voice)
Yuka Terasaki ...
(voice)
Takashi Onozuka ...
(voice)
Yôhei Namekawa ...
(voice)
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Mitsuha is the daughter of the mayor of a small mountain town. She's a straightforward high school girl who lives with her sister and her grandmother and has no qualms about letting it be known that she's uninterested in Shinto rituals or helping her father's electoral campaign. Instead she dreams of leaving the boring town and trying her luck in Tokyo. Taki is a high school boy in Tokyo who works part-time in an Italian restaurant and aspires to become an architect or an artist. Every night he has a strange dream where he becomes...a high school girl in a small mountain town. Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Experience Japan's #1 film of 2016, from visionary director Makoto Shinkai


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Rated PG for thematic elements, suggestive content, brief language, and smoking | See all certifications »

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7 April 2017 (USA)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$1,637,509 (USA) (7 April 2017)

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$4,676,810 (USA) (5 May 2017)
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Both the Japanese and English voice actors (Ryunosuke Kamiki and Michael Sinterniklaas) for Taki also voiced the same male lead in the film Summer Wars (2009). See more »

Quotes

Yotsuha Miyamizu: Mitsuha, what are you doing?
Mitsuha Miyamizu: [Boobs squeezing] Well, it feels incredibly realistic... What? Mitsuha?
Yotsuha Miyamizu: Are you half asleep? Breakfast! Hurry up!
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Dream Lantern (English Version)
Music and Lyrics by Youjirou Noda
Arranged and Performed by Radwimps
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One of the Greatest movies i watched in my entire life.
3 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

I have followed Makoto Shinkai's older works and most of them really have a bad ending, though still good, but this movie's sweet. He really know how to play with our emotion, especially for his work's fans who have followed his works, i'm hoping its not a bad ending during the entire movie.

But man, this work is a true masterpiece. When i looked at Makoto's older works, I suddenly think, he had the potential to beat Miyazaki's spirited away, and there he goes. I'm not saying this is better than spirited away, they had a different genre and makoto had his own stunning style.

How this piece of animation would turn my emotion really hard? Even Spirited Away, When Marnie was There, and 5cm per second can't do that. This is a movie that you must watch before you die, really.


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