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Flowers for Algernon 

Algernon ni Hanataba wo (original title)
A medical procedure allows the developmentally disabled to become geniuses. It follows the patient who is experimented on and his new relationships.
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Series cast summary:
Tomohisa Yamashita Tomohisa Yamashita ...  Sakuto Shiratori 10 episodes, 2015
Chiaki Kuriyama ...  Haruka Mochizuki 10 episodes, 2015
Masataka Kubota ...  Ryuichi Yanagawa 10 episodes, 2015
Asuka Kudô Asuka Kudô ...  Kosuke Hiyama 10 episodes, 2015
Fûma Kikuchi Fûma Kikuchi ...  Kazushige Kokubo 10 episodes, 2015
Mitsuki Tanimura ...  Rio Kawaguchi 10 episodes, 2015
Aya Ohmasa ...  Mai Koide 10 episodes, 2015
Gamon Kaai Gamon Kaai ...  Shiro Sugino 10 episodes, 2015
Issei Ishida Issei Ishida ...  Hisato Shiratori 10 episodes, 2015
Tamiyo Kusakari Tamiyo Kusakari ...  Madoka Shiratori 10 episodes, 2015
Takeo Nakahara ...  Reiji Kawaguchi 10 episodes, 2015
Masato Hagiwara Masato Hagiwara ...  Junichiro Takebe 10 episodes, 2015
Kanji Ishimaru Kanji Ishimaru ...  Daigo Hachisuka 10 episodes, 2015
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A medical procedure allows the developmentally disabled to become geniuses. It follows the patient who is experimented on and his new relationships.

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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

April 2015 (Japan) See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Good Enough
1 March 2019 | by pennyelenabooksSee all my reviews

Algernon Ni Hanataba O is a drama with a touching story. The first part was really good and the main character was lovable. That part made you want to watch more, to see where the story was headed. The second part, however, was kind of boring. The plot fell in the cliche romance trap and most of the twists were predictable. At least, the ending was realistic and, for me at least, it suited the drama and brought the story back on track. The performances, moreover, where exeptional. So, six out of ten, because the second part was not as good as the first part and the romance was a bit off.


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