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Heavenly Forest (2006)

Tada, kimi wo aishiteru (original title)
Heavenly Forest is About a Photographer name Makoto who travels to New York during Christmas to look for his best friend, Shizuru. The two first met when Makoto attended his University ... See full summary »

Director:

Takehiko Shinjo

Writers:

Takuji Ichikawa (novel), Kenji Bando (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Aoi Miyazaki ... Shizuru Satonaka
Hiroshi Tamaki ... Makoto Segawa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Munetaka Aoki Munetaka Aoki ... Ryo Shirohama
Saori Ban Saori Ban
Keisuke Koide ... Kyohei Sekiguchi
Meisa Kuroki ... Miyuki Toyama
Yoshiyuki Morishita Yoshiyuki Morishita ... Pharmacist
Yûya Ogawa Yûya Ogawa
Asae Ohnishi Asae Ohnishi ... Yuka Yaguchi
Misa Uehara ... Saki Inoue
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Heavenly Forest is About a Photographer name Makoto who travels to New York during Christmas to look for his best friend, Shizuru. The two first met when Makoto attended his University Entrance Ceremony. Due to his Inferiority Complex, Makoto tends to shy away other people but Shizuru managed to Make him open up to her. Because of their friendship, Shizuru also ended up taking interest in photography and the two often went to the forest to take pictures. Shizuru wants nothing else but to be by Makoto's side so when he started liking another girl called Miyuki , Shizuru decided that she too will like Miyuki and becomes her friend . One day , Makoto asked Shizuru what present she'd like to receive for her Birthday. Shizuru , who want to enter a photography competition, had an idea to take a picture of the two of them kissing in a forest. Makoto agreed to do this and the two kissed for the very first time. Ever since that day, however, Shizuru ups and disappears from Makoto's life. Written by expendaworzt

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

16 March 2007 (Taiwan) See more »

Also Known As:

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$5,751,542
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Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Good Enough
29 September 2018 | by pennyelenabooksSee all my reviews

Big warning : this is a sad movie. But does it worth it? Definitely yes. The story is sweet, though the ending could have been better. Even though its sad, it could have been presented better. The performances were really good though, from all the actors and actresses. Aslo, the main couple had chemistry and they were cute, especially the girl, all quirky and adorable. The cinematographty, moreover, was splendid, especially, when they were in the forest, with all the colours and the lighting.


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