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Crying Out Love, In the Center of the World (Sekai no chushin de, ai o sakebu)

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Takao Ohsawa Takao Ohsawa
Sakutaro Matsumoto
Kô Shibasaki Kô Shibasaki
Ritsuko Fujimura
Masami Nagasawa Masami Nagasawa
Aki Hirose
Mirai Moriyama Mirai Moriyama
Sakutaro Matsumoto
Tsutomu Yamazaki Tsutomu Yamazaki
Shigezou Matsumoto
Kankurô Kudô Kankurô Kudô
Ryunosuke Ooki
Kanji Tsuda Kanji Tsuda
Issei Takahashi Issei Takahashi

Written by (View all)
Kyouichi Katayama Kyouichi Katayama
Yûji Sakamoto Yûji Sakamoto
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Description: In a small regional town in 1980s southern Japan, Sakutaro "Saku" Matsumoto and Aki Hirose, who were classmates all through junior high school, become high school students and then fall in love with one another. They share audio diaries, go on excursions together, and enjoy summer vacation. However, Aki soon finds herself suffering from leukemia and begins to weaken day by day, rendering her unable to see Saku or go outside. Saku, desperate to take Aki to Uluru (Ayer's Rock) in Australia (the "Center of the World" in the Japanese title), a place she had wished to go to, desperately tries to achieve just that. ... (more)
Tags: Japan (3), Romance (2), Drama (2), (1), East Asia (1), 2000s (1), From Book (1), Dream (1), Tape (1), School (1), Love (1), Japanese (1)
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