An anime anthology of nine love stories.

Creator:

Kaiji Kawaguchi

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Cast

Credited cast:
Chô Chô ...  Man B (segment "Lion and Pelican") (as Yûichi Nagashima)
Mika Doi ...  Youko (segment "Those Were the Days")
Hisao Egawa Hisao Egawa ...  Gang Member A (segment "Those Were the Days")
Hiroko Emori ...  Woman (segment "I Want To Hold Your Hand")
Nobuyuki Furuta Nobuyuki Furuta ...  Boss (segment "Stop Time")
Noriko Hidaka Noriko Hidaka ...  Natsuko (segment "Betrayal in the City")
Masato Hirano Masato Hirano ...  Boss (segment "I Can"t Stop Loving You")
Shûichi Ikeda Shûichi Ikeda ...  Takeda (segment "Those Were the Days")
Junji Kitajima Junji Kitajima ...  Ohno (segment "Hero")
Michitaka Kobayashi Michitaka Kobayashi ...  Fiancé (segment "Hero")
Jûrôta Kosugi Jûrôta Kosugi ...  Gang Member C (segment "Those Were The Days")
Takeshi Kusao ...  Jun (segment "Hero")
Tomoko Maruo Tomoko Maruo ...  Kaori (segment "Hero")
Yasunori Matsumoto ...  Tatsuo (segment "I Want To Hold Your Hand")
Yûko Mizutani Yûko Mizutani ...  Eiko (segment "Hero")
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Storyline

A selection of snippets, all focusing on love and its varying aspects: I Want To Hold Your Hand: A shy young man dreams of getting close to a tough girl. Hero: Will two members of their old school rugby team confess their feelings to each other? Let's Spend The Night Together: A young couple spend the night together, then the man discovers his partner is a yakuza's moll... Stop The Time: A young man finds the love of his life has lost her memory, including her times with him. Betrayal In The City: a man devises a plan to break up with his girlfriend. Can he pull it off? I Can't Stop Loving You: A man is afflicted with doubts on the eve of his wedding. Those Were The Days: A yakuza sets out to crack a fierce young woman. Lion and Pelican: The life of a sportstar and the woman who stood by him. White Christmas: An editor and reporter meet on Christmas to review their work. Written by Tenchi

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Genres:

Animation | Romance

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

24 November 1991 (Japan) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Animate Film, Studio DEEN See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Each short is named after a music piece, which features in the short. See more »

Soundtracks

I Want to Hold Your Hand
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Produced by George Martin
Performed by The Beatles
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