Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

1 Litre of Tears (Ichi ritoru no namida) (2005)

1 Litre of Tears
7 Rating
(23 ratings)
8.1 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by
Riki Okamura Riki Okamura


Starring
Asae Oonishi Asae Oonishi
Aya Kito
Kazuko Kato Kazuko Kato
Aya's Mother
Omiro Itakura Omiro Itakura
Kobayashi
Yui Satonaka Yui Satonaka


Written by (View all)
Aya Kito Aya Kito
diary
Takao Tanaka Takao Tanaka
screenplay


Lists

78 votes
Listal's 100 Must See Unknown* Films! (64 items)
list by Happy Vader
Published 4 years, 6 months ago 37 comments
66 votes
Hamza's 500 Greatest Films of All Time! (161 items)
list by Happy Vader
Published 6 years, 7 months ago 15 comments
42 votes
Most Unique Listal Lists! (23 items)
list by Happy Vader
Published 5 years, 9 months ago 13 comments
24 votes
Korean & Japanese Movies For Teenage Girls (35 items)
list by pixiejeany
Published 5 years, 8 months ago 4 comments
21 votes
Watched in 2011 (375 items)
list by Eleanor
Published 6 years, 5 months ago 1 comment

View all 1 Litre of Tears lists (10 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots


Reviews

Review

4 years, 7 months ago at Jan 4 21:10
My heart's broken. Throughout the film I had to fight back tears, no easy task. Even though the film finished 3 hours ago (time of writing this review), I'm still choking back tears and pulling myself together. It is based on true events. Aya Kito was diagnosed with spinocerebellar axatia at the age of 15. She lived, and fought, this incurable disease for 10 years, before finally succumbing to it ... read more
View all 1 Litre of Tears reviews
Description: Film based on Aya Kito (木藤亜也 Kitō Aya, July 19, 1962 – May 23, 1988)'s memoir, 1 Litre no Namida. 9th grader (third year of junior high school) Aya Kito collapses on the way to school. Dr. Yamamoto discovers that Aya has spinocerebellar ataxia, a fatal and incurable disease that handicaps the body. Aya's mother, Shioka Kito (木藤 潮香 Kitō Shioka) and Dr. Yamamoto let Aya record in a diary to tell her story and to live her life to the fullest. ... (more)
Release date: 10 February 2005
Tags: Drama (3), Japanese (2), Japan (2), Korean (1), True Story (1), Terminal Illness (1), 2000s (1), Asian (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

stringerbell added this to have watched list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Hussam Khalil added this to wanted list 3 months, 3 weeks ago
yijan0126 rated this 4/10 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Mikkel added this to wanted list 7 months, 1 week ago
parkalex added this to have watched list 1 year ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block