This is a list of all Japanese romance films that might be released in 2019. After be gathered, there are at least 33 films that will be aired in this year. The films are: The Flowers of Evil (Aku no Hana), Ichigo no Uta, Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine, Korosanai kare to shinanai kanojo, MUSASHI, Manbun no 1 (1/100,000), Eine Kleine Nachtmusik , (8) Honeybees and Distant Thunder, and etc. Please read the summary of the story!

Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine (Saenai Hiroin no Sodatekata)

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Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine (Saenai Hiroin no Sodatekata)

Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine is Japanese Anime Comedy Romance movie based on the Fumiaki Maruto’s Light novel series Illustrated by Kurehito Misaki, published from 2012 to 2017 by Fujimi Shobo. The story follows the life of Tomoya Aki, a high school otaku who dreams of creating his own visual novel to sell at Japan’s Comiket.

Somehow, but he manages to recruit his school’s most prominent beauties Eriri Spencer Sawamura and Utaha Kasumigaoka to design the art and write the scenario. However, he also recruits the lovely but inexplicably overlooked Megumi Kato to star as the novel’s heroine. Together they form “Blessing Software”, and begin to form warm yet complicated relationships with each other.

Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine is produced by CloverWorks, and distributed by Aniplex. Directed by Kanta Kamei and Akihisa Shibata, with Fumiaki Maruto was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Kiyono Yasuno, Saori Onishi, Ai Kayano, Yuichi Nakamura, and Saori Hayami. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Korosanai kare to shinanai kanojo (The Boyfriend Who Can’t Kill and the Girlfriend Who Won’t Die)

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Korosanai kare to shinanai kanojo (The Boyfriend Who Can’t Kill and the Girlfriend Who Won’t Die)

Korosanai kare to shinanai kanojo is Japanese Comedy Drama Romance movie based on the Seikimatsu’s manga of the same name published in 2017 by Kadokawa. The film revolves around a 3rd grade high school student named Rei Kosaka (Shotaro Mamiya). He is not interested in anything and lives a boring existence, and always says, “Just die already.”

One day, Rei Kosaka sees his classmate Nana Kano (Hinako Sakurai) burying a dead bee. They have very opposite personalities. But Rei takes an interest in Nano Kato, who carefully deals with a bee’s life, but the problem was Nano always says, “I want to die.”

Korosanai kare to shinanai kanojo is distributed by Kadokawa Pictures and Pony Canyon. Directed by Keiichi Kobayashi, with Seikimatsu and Keiichi Kobayashi was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Shotaro Mamiya and Hinako Sakurai. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

MUSASHI

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MUSASHI

Musashi is Japanese Action Drama History Romance movie based on historical facts, follows the life and battles of 2 legendary swordsmen Musashi Miyamoto (Yoshihiko Hosoda) and Kojiro Sasaki (Ken Matsudaira). In this film we will find an apprentice, an instructor and the account of a famous battle in Japan of the Middle Ages where many questions will be answered.

Musashi is produced by Yasuo Masashi Office, and distributed by Ark Entertainment (Japan) and Toei. Written and directed by Yasuo Mikami. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yoshihiko Hosoda, Ken Matsudaira, Koji Shimizu, Ryuji Harada, Ryo Kinomoto, and Yuki Meguro. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

10 Manbun no 1 (1/100,000)

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10 Manbun no 1 (1/100,000)

10 Manbun no 1 (1/100,000) is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on the Kaho Miyasaka’s manga series of the same name, first published in 2016 by Shogakukan. The film centered on a high school student named Rino Sakuragi (Yuna Taira). She is good friends with Ren Kiritani (Alan Shirahama) who is in the same high school. They have been close since their middle school days.

Rino holds special feelings for Ren Kiritani, but she is unable to tell him how she feels because he is popular. One day, Ren confesses to Rino that he likes her. They begin to date and enjoy their time together, but Rino is diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis).

10 Manbun no 1 (1/100,000) is distributed by High Brow Cinema. Directed by Koichiro Miki, with Kaho Miyasaka and Chieko Nakagawa was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Alan Shirahama and Yuna Taira. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Aine Kuraine Nahatomujiku)

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Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Aine Kuraine Nahatomujiku)

Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Aine Kuraine Nahatomujiku) is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on the Kotaro Isaka’s short stories of the same name published in 2014 by Gentosha. The film tells a 27-year-old single man called Sato (Haruma Miura). He is waiting for a dramatic moment in his life that will lead to love. He works at a market research company.

One day, he asks random passersby in front of Sendai Station to fill out a questionnaire. He has a hard time finding willing participants. A woman in a black suit agrees to answer the questionnaire. Sato sees the letter “shampu” on her hand.

Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Aine Kuraine Nahatomujiku) is produced by Dub, Inc., GAGA, and distributed by GAGA (Japan). Directed by Rikiya Imaizumi, with Kotaro Isaka was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Haruma Miura, Mikako Tabe, Yuma Yamoto, Erika Mori, Yuri Tsunematsu, and Riku Hagiwara. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

At the End of the Matinee (Machine no Owari ni)

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At the End of the Matinee (Machine no Owari ni)

At the End of the Matinee (Machine no Owari ni) is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on the Keiichiro Hirano’s novelof the same name, published from 2015 to 2016 in major newspaper Mainichi Shimbun. The story centered on Satoshi Makino (Masaharu Fukuyama), a genius classical guitarist. One day he meets journalist Yoko Komine (Yuriko Ishida). They become attracted to each other, but Yoko Komine already has a fiance.

At the End of the Matinee (Machine no Owari ni) is produced by Fuji Television, Amuse, Toho, Cork, and distributed by Toho. Directed by Hiroshi Nishitani, with Yumiko Inoue and Keiichiro Hirano was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Masaharu Fukuyama and Yuriko Ishida. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

The Flowers of Evil (Aku no Hana)

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The Flowers of Evil (Aku no Hana)

The Flowers of Evil (Aku no Hana) is Japanese Drama Mystery Romance movie based on the Shuzo Oshimi’s manga series of the same name published from 2009 to 2014 in Japanese monthly manga magazine Bessatsu Shonen Magazine. The film revolves around a high school student named Takao Kasuga (Kentaro Ito). One day, he sees his popular classmate Aya Tokiwa (Marie Iitoyo) reading Charles Pierre Baudelaire’s “The Flowers of Evil” at a bookstore. When Takao Kasuga was in middle school, he admired the poetry collection “The Flowers of Evil.”

As a 2nd grade middle school student, Takao Kasuga found the gym clothes of popular classmate Nanako Saeki (Shiori Akita) in a classroom. He had a huge crush on her at the time. At that time, Takao Kasuga sensed someone’s presence near him and, without thought, he took off with Nanako Saeki’s gym clothes. The person who saw Takao Kasuga in the classroom was Sawa Nakamura (Tina Tamashiro).

The Flowers of Evil (Aku no Hana) is distributed by Phantom Film. Directed by Noboru Iguchi, with Shuzo Oshimi and Mari Okada was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Kentaro Ito, Tina Tamashiro, Shiori Akita, and Marie Iitoyo. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Honeybees and Distant Thunder (Mitsubachi to Enrai)

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Honeybees and Distant Thunder (Mitsubachi to Enrai)

Honeybees and Distant Thunder (Mitsubachi to Enrai) is Japanese Drama Musical Romance movie based on the Riku Onda’s novel of the same name published in 2016 by Gentosha. The story revolves around 4 young pianists: Aya Eiden (Mayu Matsuoka), Akashi Takashima (Tori Matsuzaka), Masaru C Revy Anatoru (Win Morisaki) and Jin Kazama (Oji Suzuka) who compete in the preliminary round of an international piano competition with all the shortcoming and encouragement they have.

Aya Eiden was known as a child prodigy for playing the piano, but her mother, who understood her the most, passed away. Aya Eiden then stopped playing the piano at the age of 13. Now, at the age of 20, Aya Eiden decides to take part in the international piano competition.

Akashi Takashima (Tori Matsuzaka) graduated from a music university, but he now works at a musical instrument store. He enrolls in the international piano competition as a last challenge due to his age.

Masaru C Revy Anatoru (Win Morisaki) attends the Juilliard School. He is favored to win the preliminary round. 16-year-old Jin Kazama (Oji Suzuka) is unknown and appears in the competition. He has a recommendation letter from a late pianist who was recognized as the best in the world.

Honeybees and Distant Thunder (Mitsubachi to Enrai) is distributed by Toho. Directed by Kei Ishikawa, with Riku Onda and Kei Ishikawa was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Mayu Matsuoka, Tori Matsuzaka, Win Morisaki, and Suzuka Oji. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence (Yuri!!! on Ice Gekijo-ban: Ice Adolescence)

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Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence (Yuri!!! on Ice Gekijo-ban: Ice Adolescence)

Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence is Japanese Anime Comedy Drama Romance Sport movie based on the 2016’s anime television series, Yuri!!! on Ice written by Mitsuro Kubo. Tells the story of Japanese figure skater Yuri Katsuki, Russian figure-skating champion Victor Nikiforov, and up-and-coming Russian skater Yuri Plisetsky. They will compete in the Grand Prix that has never existed in the world.

Yuri!!! On Ice the Movie: Ice Adolescence is produced by Mappa, and distributed by Avex Pictures (Japan). Directed by Sayo Yamamoto. Meanwhile, Mitsurô Kubo was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Junichi Suwabe, Koki Uchiyama, Soryu Konno, Mariya Ise, and Yuka Komatsu. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Last Letter

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Last Letter

Last Letter is Japanese Drama Romance movie which tells the story of a housewife named Yuri Kishibeno (Takako Matsu). She lives with her husband (Hideaki Anno) and their two children. Yuri Kishibeno then attends her sister Misaki Tono’s funeral. There, she meets her niece Ayumi (Suzu Hirose) for the first time in many years. Ayumi is still unable to accept her mother’s death and, because of this, she can’t open a letter left behind by her mother.

Yuri Kishibeno attends her sister’s reunion to inform them about her sister’s death. A misunderstanding occurs at the reunion and Yuri Kishibeno is mistaken for her late sister Misaki Tono. Yuri Kishibeno meets her first love Kyoshiro Otosaka (Masaharu Fukuyama) who mistakenly believes she is Misaki Tono. Kyoshiro Otosaka is now a novelist. They exchange contact information. One day, Yuri receives a message from Kyoshiro that says “can you believe that I am still in love with you?”

Last Letter is distributed by Toho (Japan). Written and directed by Shunji Iwai. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Takako Matsu, Suzu Hirose, Masaharu Fukuyama, Ryunosuke Kamiki, Nana Mori, Hideaki Anno, Hitoshi Komuro, and Keiko Mizukoshi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Ichigo no Uta

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Ichigo no Uta

Ichigo no Uta is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on a novel of the same name by Yoshikazu Okada and Kazunobu Mineta, published in 2018 by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.. The novel is based on 7 songs by Kazunobu Mineta’s band Ging Nang Boyz: Hyoryu Kyoshitsu, Tokyo, Aishiterutte Yutteyone, Poadamu, Ginga Tetsudo no Yoru, Moshimo Kimi ga Naku Nara ba, and Koi wa Eien.

The story centers on Kota Sasazawa (Yutaro Furutachi) who works at a frozen foods manufacturing plant. When he was middle school student, he was friends with a boy named Shinji. They loved and admired Sennichi Amano (Shizuka Ishibashi). One day, Shinji died in an car accident, protecting Sennichi Amano from the accident. 10 years later, Kota Sasazawa happens to meet Sennichi Amano again.

Ichigo no Uta is distributed by Phantom Film. Directed by Shintaro Sugawara, with PPPROOODUUUUUUCERRRRRR as producer. Meanwhile, Yoshikazu Okada and Kazunobu Mineta was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yutaro Furutachi, Shizuka Ishibashi, and Kazunobu Mineta. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Tao Genkyo Labyrinth

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Tao Genkyo Labyrinth

Tao Genkyo Labyrinth is Japanese Drama comedy Fantasy Romance movie based on the Hiromi Oka’s novel of the same name, tells about the owner and guard of the old Oshike family’s cafe, “Tao Genkyo” in Okaichi named Momotaro Kibi. Due to the good quality of possession and attractive natural atmosphere, the guests with various conditions come today under Momotaro. Everyone gathered there, all of the friends who had worked outside the city for a long time, also joined to restore the old memories together with Momotaro. But then, a suspicious person appeared in the cafe?

Tao Genkyo Labyrinth is directed by Jun Yoriko, with Hiromi Oka was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yuki Torigoe, Kensuke Takahashi, Taishi Sugie, Kosuke Asuma, and Ikkei Yamamoto. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

Ossan’s Love: The Movie (Gekijoban Ossan zu Rabu)

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Ossan’s Love: The Movie (Gekijoban Ossan zu Rabu)

Ossan’s Love: The Movie (Gekijoban Ossan zu Rabu) is Japanese Comedy Drama Romance movie as a sequel of the television series, Ossan’s Love aired in 2016 and 2018 in TV Asahi. The basic storyline is about the time after Haruta goes to Shanghai and how he’s gonna propose to Maki after the chief keeps pushing him to do it.

Ossan’s Love: The Movie (Gekijoban Ossan zu Rabu) is distributed by Toho. Directed by Toichiro Ruto, with Koji Tokuo was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Kei Tanaka, Kento Hayashi, Rio Uchida, Daichi Kaneko, Shuko Ito, and Kazuya Kojima. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.

This Old Road – Konomichi

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This Old Road – Konomichi

This Old Road – Konomichi is Japanese Historical Fantasy Drama Action Romance movie based on a children’s novel, This is a New Year’s Eve (Coming of Age Day) film. This film tells the story of Hakushu Kitahara is a genius poet and lives his life with reckless abandon. He often drinks excessively and has affairs with married women. Meanwhile, Kosaku Yamada is a hard working musician.

They are asked by Miekichi Suzuki, who runs a magazine on children literature, to write children’s songs together. Even though these two men have totally different personalities and argue frequently, they are able to make lots of songs to cheer up the children. They are then ordered to write a war song to send children into the battlefield.

This Old Road – Konomichi is directed by Kiyoshi Sasabe, with Riko Sakaguchi was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Nao Omori, Akira, Shihori Kanjiya, Wakana Matsumoto, Fujiko Kojima, and Saori Yuki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 11, 2019.

Chiwawa

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Chiwawa

Chiwawa is Japanese Youth Romance Crime Drama Mystery movie based on a Kyoko Okazaki’s Chiwawa-chan manga series published 1996 by Kadokawa Shoten. The film tells a story about Chiwawa (Shiori Yoshida), one of the girls who is quite popular in Tokyo. But one day, her dead body is found in Tokyo Bay. Her body are in pieces. Chiwawa’s friends gather to remember her, but they realize they do not know anything about her like her real name or her background. What really happened to him?

Chiwawa is produced by Geek Sight, Toei Video Company, and distributed by Kadokawa Pictures (Japan). Directed by Ken Ninomiya, with Ken Ninomiya and Kyôko Okazaki was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Chiaki Kuriyama, Tadanobu Asano, Nijirô Murakami, Mugi Kadowaki, Tina Tamashiro, Ryô Narita, Shiori Yoshida, Kan’ichirô Satô, and Kotone Furukawa. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 18, 2019.

The Nikaidos’ Fall (Nikaido Family Story)

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The Nikaidos’ Fall (Nikaido Family Story)

The Nikaidos’ Fall (Nikaido-ke Monogatari) is Japanese Historical Drama Comedy Romance movie based on a children’s novel. Tells the story of Tatsuya Nikaido, a middle-aged divorcee who runs an agricultural company and lives in a suburb with his daughter and mother. After his only son’s death, he has been pressured by his fate to save his family name and ancestral line as a only male in the family. Tatsuya’s daughter Yuko can’t help feeling responsible for her family’s survival despite her resistance against the traditional mind.

The film is centers in Sasazawa City (Yutaro Furutachi) who works in a frozen food factory. When he was a middle school student, he became friends with a boy named Shinji. They love and admire Sennichi Amano (Shizuka Ishibashi). One day, Shinji died in a car accident, protecting Sennichi Amano from the accident. 10 years later, Sasazawa City met Sennichi Amano again.

The Nikaidos’ Fall (Nikaido-ke Monogatari) is produced by Wild Bunch, and distributed by High Brow Cinema. Directed by Ida Panahandeh, with Arsalan Amiri and Ida Panahandeh was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Masaya Kato, Shizuka Ishibashi, Keita Machida, Yoji Tanaka, Kazuko Shirakawa, and Hana Hizuki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 25, 2019.

Ai Uta: Yakusoku no Nakuhito (My Promise To Nakuhito)

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Ai Uta: Yakusoku no Nakuhito (My Promise To Nakuhito)

Ai Uta: Yakusoku no Nakuhito is Japanese Comedy Drama Romance Musical Idol Youth movie based on the song Ai Uta by pop rock group GReeeeN. Tells the story of Toru Norimiya who became an adult without having the courage to love, which changed after he was reunited with Takuya Sato and a poetry.

He meets his old friend Tatsuya (Hiroki Iijima) and he happens to find a poem which changes his fate. Due to these two things, Toru gains the courage to face love. He meets a girl Nagi (Kaya Kiyohara) who is part of his fate. In fact Nagi also has a secret.

Ai Uta: Yakusoku no Nakuhito is produced by Happinet, and distributed by Toei (Japan). Directed by Yasuhiro Kawamura, with Kentaro Koike as producer. Meanwhile, GReeeeN and Masashi Shimizu was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Ryusei Yokohama, Kaya Kiyohara, Hiroki Iijima, Yuri Nakamura, Tony Nomaguchi, and Riko Narumi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 25, 2019.

Snow Flower (Yuki no Hana)

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Snow Flower (Yuki no Hana)

Snow Flower (Yuki no Hana) is Japanese Drama Romance movie motivated by Mika Nakashima’s song Yuki no Hana released October 1, 2003. This film tells the story of Miyuki Hirai (Ayami Nakajo) who has a weak physique and it has happened since he was a child. She then receives the diagnosis that she only has a little time left to live. But Miyuki Hirai still had a dream to go to Finland and see the Northern Lights.

One day, Miyuki Hirai was kidnapped. She can’t make a sound and drops down to the floor. At that time, Yusuke Watabiki (Hiroomi Tosaka) appears in front of her. Yusuke Watabiki is a honest young man, and blunt, and he has a desire to become a glass craftsman.

Snow Flower (Yuki no Hana) is distributed by Warner Bros. (Japan). Directed by Kôjirô Hashimoto, with Toshihisa Watarai, Ikumi Taguchi as producers. Meanwhile, Yoshikazu Okada was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Erika Toda, Ayami Nakajo, Saki Takaoka, Kenta Hamano, Yanai Yumena, and Seiichi Tanabe. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 1, 2019.

Gekijô-ban: Rike-koi – rikei ga koi ni ochita no de shômei shite mita

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Gekijô-ban: Rike-koi – rikei ga koi ni ochita no de shômei shite mita

Gekijô-ban: Rike-koi – rikei ga koi ni ochita no de shômei shite mita. is Japanese Comedy Romance Sci-Fi movie based on manga of the same name. The film revolves around Shinya Yukimura (Shun Nishime) and Ayame Himuro (Nana Asakawa) are two scientists that want to find out if love can be solved by a scientific theory. These two scientists also have feelings for each other and want to be able to solve their feelings through similar theoretical facts. With this perfect opportunity, these scientists will attempt to solve the theory of the love they express for each other.

Gekijô-ban: Rike-koi – rikei ga koi ni ochita no de shômei shite mita. is produced by Chiba Television broadcasting,Den (II),Excellent Film, etc., and distributed by Excellent Film (Japan) and Triple Up (Japan). Directed by Masatsugu Asahi and Toshihiro Satô, with Takeshi Yamamoto as producer. Meanwhile, Arihred Yamamoto, Hidehiro Ito, and Shûji Yuki was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Nana Asakawa, Tom Fujita, Kôichi Kasuga, Shun Nishime, Karin Ogino, Tsukushi Suzuki, and Yûka Yano. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 1, 2019.

Fortuna’s Eye

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Fortuna’s Eye

Fortuna’s Eye is Japanese Drama Fantasy Mystery Romance Sci-fi movie This film tells the story of Shinichiro Kiyama (Ryunosuke Kamiki) who is lonely for two reasons. When Kiyama was little, his family died in a plane accident. Since then, he has not made any friends and he has lived a lonely existence. One day, he acquires a special ability.

His special ability is to see through the body of people who are about to die. Shinichiro Kiyama’s life changes because of this. Then Shinichiro Kiyama meets Aoi Kiryu (Kasumi Arimura) at a cellphone shop. He becomes attracted to her with her bright personality and Aoi Kiryu is also attracted to Shinichiro Kiyama. They enjoy happy days together, but, all of a sudden, Shinichiro Kiyama is able to see through Aoi Kiryu’s body.

Fortuna’s Eye is produced by Tohoo, and distributed by Toho Co. (Japan). Directed by Takahiro Miki, with Naoki Hyakuta and Riko Sakaguchi was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Ryunosuke Kamiki, Kasumi Arimura, Jun Shison, DAIGO, Airi Matsui, and Yukiya Kitamura. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 15, 2019.

DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? – Arrow of the Orion

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DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? – Arrow of the Orion

DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Fantasy Romance movie based on the Fujino Omori’s light novel series, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? illustrated by Suzuhito Yasuda. The story takes place in the fictional city of Orario whose main feature place is the Dungeon which contains an assortment of monsters from goblins to dragons. The story follows the exploits of Bell Cranel, a 14-year-old solo adventurer under the goddess Hestia, who works hard every day in the dungeon to make ends meet while seeking to improve himself, as the only member of the Hestia Familia. Adventurers visit the dungeon to defeat monsters and take their crystal shards, which are used to craft magic items, among other treasures; however, they can also be exchanged for the world’s currency.

As a second season of the anime and an original film adaptation, in this new story by the original writer, Fujino Omori, Bell’s latest quest takes him beyond the dungeon. Adventurers may come from far and wide to test their mettle within the dungeon beneath Orario, although that’s not the only location to experience. The gang may be familiar with the dark depths, but are Hestia, Bell, Liliruca and others with the goddess Artemis able to survive in their new, far more dangerous adventure?

DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion is produced by J.C.Staff, and distributed by Sentai Filmworks. Directed by Katsushi Sakurabi, with Fujino Omori was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Inori Minase, Saori Onishi, Maaya Uchida, Yoshimasa Hosoya, and Soma Saito. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 15, 2019.

Tonde Saitama

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Tonde Saitama

Tonde Saitama is Japanese Action Comedy Drama Fantasy Romance Spy movie based on the Mineo Maya manga series, Saitama Tonde which was published in 1982 to 1983 in Japanese shojo manga magazine, Hana to Yume. The film tells a world where people are discriminated based on their birthplace, Saitama Prefecture is particularly criticized by the people in Tokyo.

One day, a mysterious male student named Rei Asami transfers to Hakuhoudou Academy, a prestigious high school in Tokyo, from America. Momomi Hakuhoudou, the president of the school’s student council and the grandson of the director of the school, is gradually attracted by him.

However, Rei’s secret origin that he was born in Saitama is accidentally revealed. He returns to Saitama to join resistance movement to eliminate discrimination against Saitama citizens. When Momomi learns that a powerful politician tries to destroy Rei’s resistance group, he decides to go to Saitama to inform Rei of the danger.

Tonde Saitama is distributed by Toei. Directed by Hideki Takeuchi, with Mineo Maya and Tomokazu Tokunaga was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Fumi Nikaido, Gackt, Ryo Kato, Brother Tom, Kumiko Aso, and Shah Rukh Khan. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 22, 2019.

Until I Meet September’s Love

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Until I Meet September’s Love

Until I Meet September’s Love is Japanese Fantasy Romance movie based on Yumi Matsuo’s novel Kugatsu no Koi to Deau Made published in 2007 by Shinchosha. This story follows Shiori Kitamura who just moved to a new apartment. She works at a company. Susumu Hirano lives next door to her. He aspires to become a novelist.

One evening, Shiori Kitamura hears a man’s voice coming through her wall saying “I am in the future 1 year later.” The voices asks to trail Susumu Hirano. She is unable to hear the man’s voice anymore. To solve the mystery, Shiori Kitamura begins to follow Susumu Hirano and she gets attracted to him.

Until I Meet September’s Love is distributed by Warner Bros. (Japan). Directed by Toru Yamamoto, with Yumi Matsuo was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Issey Takahashi, Haruna Kawaguchi, Kenta Hamano, Yuko Nakamura, Rina Kawaei, and Yutaro Furutachi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 1, 2019.

You Shine in the Moonlit Night (Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku)

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You Shine in the Moonlit Night (Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku)

You Shine in the Moonlit Night (Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku) is Japanese Drama Fantasy Romance School Youth movie based on Tetsuya Sano’s novel Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku published 2017 by Kadokawa. This film follows Takuya Okada (Takumi Kitamura), a high school student. He had a classmate named Mamizu Watarase (Mei Nagano) who is lying weakly in a hospital due to a mysterious illness “Luminescence disease.” People who have the disease show a faint sparkle under the moonlight and the sparkle gets brighter as their death gets closer.

Mamizu Watarase is not allowed out of the hospital and she will not live long enough to become an adult. Takuya Okada offers to help her carry out her wishes before she passes away. He also tells her how he feels about her, but Mamizu Watarase’s death is approaching.

You Shine in the Moonlit Night (Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku) is distributed by Toho. Directed by Sho Tsukikawa, with Tetsuya Sano was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Mei Nagano, Takumi Kitamura, Shouma Kai, Honoka Matsumoto, Mio Imada, and Yuka. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 15, 2019.

L-DK 2: Two Loves, Under One Roof

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L-DK 2: Two Loves, Under One Roof

L-DK 2: Two Loves, Under One Roof is Japanese Comedy Drama Romance School Youth movie as a sequel to the 2014 film “L-DK” which was also directed by Yasuhiro Kawamura, based on Ayu Watanabe’s manga series, L•DK published by Kodansha started from 2009 to 2017. The story revolves around Aoi Nishimori (Mone Kamishiraishi) and Shusei Kugayama (Yosuke Sugino) who are in love and begin to live together secretly. Suddenly, Shusei’s cousin Reon Kugayama (Ryusei Yokohama) comes to them. Their secret is discovered by Reon. Now, Aoi, Shusei and Reon begin to live together.

L-DK 2: Two Loves, Under One Roof is distributed by Toei (Japan). Directed by Yasuhiro Kawamura, with Michiru Egashira was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Mone Kamishiraishi, Yosuke Sugino, and Ryusei Yokohama. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 21, 2019.

Bijin ga KonKatsu Shite Mitara

2019's Japanese Romance Films

Bijin ga KonKatsu Shite Mitara

Bijin ga KonKatsu Shite Mitara is Japanese Comedy Romance movie based on Arako Toaru’s manga series of the same name published in 2017 by Shogakukan Creative INC.. The film tells the story of Takako (Mei Kurokawa,) a beautiful woman in her 30’s and she works as a designer. Takako has only had relationships with married men. She decides to change herself with the help of her manga artist friend Keiko (Asami Usuda). Takako signs up at a matchmaking site. Soon. Takako meets two men and she takes an interest in the two men. Meanwhile, Takako has an argument with her friend Keiko.

Bijin ga KonKatsu Shite Mitara is produced by Yoshimoto Kogyo Company, and distributed by Katsu-do. Directed by Akiko Ohku, with Akira Hayasaka, Ujikatsu Omori, Miyuki Tanaka, and Kasumi Yao as producers. Meanwhile, Arako Toaru and Jiro was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Mei Kurokawa, Asami Usuda, Tomoya Nakamura, Kei Tanaka, Seminosuke Murasugi, Masaki Sumitani, Shinpei Ichikawa, Taro Yabe, Atsuko Hirata, and Songha. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 23, 2019.

Trinity Seven the Movie 2 (Gekijouban Trinity Seven 2)

2019's Japanese Romance Films

Trinity Seven the Movie 2 (Gekijouban Trinity Seven 2)

Trinity Seven the Movie 2 (Gekijouban Trinity Seven 2) is Japanese Action Comedy Fantasy Romance movie as a sequel and a second film adaptation from 2017’s anime film Trinity Seven the Movie: The Eternal Library and the Alchemist Girl, based on the Kenji Saito’s manga series, Trinity Seven published from 2010 by Fujimi Shobo. The film follows Arata Kasuga who has ‘Devil’ factor to collapse the world. Together with Asirimiririsu who is one of the Trinity Seven, they was investigating a certain remains. Then suddenly light shines more blazing than the sky.

The man who appeared was a mysterious figure that looked exactly like Arata. He said that he would regain his power as a demon king and aim to return the world to nothingness. The truth of the shock told from him – Lilith was the strongest devil’s daughter …!

Trinity Seven the Movie 2 (Gekijouban Trinity Seven 2) is produced by Seven Arcs Pictures, and distributed by Avex Pictures (Japan). Directed by Hiroshi Nishikiori, with Kenji Saito was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Yumi Hara, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Aya Uchida, Ayane Sakura, Yoko Hikasa, and Ryoka Yuzuki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 29, 2019.

Just Only Love (Ai ga Nanda)

2019's Japanese Romance Films

Just Only Love (Ai ga Nanda)

Just Only Love (Ai ga Nanda) is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on the Mitsuyo Kakuta’s novel Ai ga Nanda published March, 2003 by Media Factory. The story centered on a 28 year old Office Lady named Teruko (Yukino Kishii). Five months ago, she fell in love with Mamoru at first sight. Since that time, she has does not have the slightest care about her work or her friends. Unsurprisingly, she then loses her job and her friends start ignoring her. Yet, Teruko is happy as long as she is with Mamoru. Meanwhile, Mamoru thinks Teruko is an easy woman for him to not love. Teruko’s unrequited love grows deeper.

Just Only Love (Ai ga Nanda) is distributed by Elephant House. Directed by Rikiya Imaizumi, with Mitsuyo Kakuta was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yukino Kishii, Ryo Narita, Mai Fukagawa, Ryuya Wakaba, Reiko Kataoka, and Mariko Tsutsui. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on April, 2019.

You’re on April, Spica (After-School Starlight) (4-gatsu no Kimi, Supica)

2019's Japanese Romance Films

You’re on April, Spica (After-School Starlight) (4-gatsu no Kimi, Supica)

You’re on April, Spica (4-gatsu no Kimi, Supica) is Japanese Drama comedy Romance movie based on the Miwako Sugiyama’s manga series of the same name published from 2015 to 2017 by Shogakukan in manga magazine Shojo Comic. The story centers on a first grade high school student named Sei Saotome (Haruka Fukuhara). She had Fifteen-year-old, and she does not get along with the other students. She tends to fail at the most crucial times and her school life sucks in general.

But things changed when she meets 2 male students: Mizuki (Koji Kominami) and Taiyo (Taiki Sato). Mizuki doesn’t talk much, but he likes astronomy. Taiyo has a sharp tongue and he is smart. They both plan to join the astronomy club which leads Sei to join the club as well.

You’re on April, Spica (4-gatsu no Kimi, Supica) is directed by Kentaro Otani, with Akihiko Takaishi as producer. Meanwhile, Miwako Sugiyama and Natsuko Ikeda was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Fukuhara haruka, sato daiki, Suzuki Jin, Igeta Hiroe, Natsume Kana, Nanzan Azusa, and Ohara yuno. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on April 2019.

Parallel World Love Story

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Parallel World Love Story

Parallel World Love Story is Japanese Drama Romance movie based on Keigo Higashino’s novel with the same name published 1995 by Chuokoron-Shinsha. The story revolves around the lives of Takashi Tsurug (Yuta Tamamori) and Tomohiko Miwa (Shota Sometani).

“A world” – Takashi Tsurug (Yuta Tamamori) and Tomohiko Miwa (Shota sometani) are close friends. After graduating from a university, they begin work at a company which does brain research. One day, Tomohiko introduces Mayuko Tsuno (Riho Yoshioka) as his girlfriend. Takashi is stunned. When he was a university student, Takashi saw Mayuko Tsuno everyday on the train opposite from the one he rode. He became attracted to her back then.

“B world” – When Takashi Tsurug wakes up, his girlfriend Mayuko Tsuno makes breakfast as usual at his apartment. His friend Tomohiko Miwa introduced him to Mayuko and they have lived happily as a couple. Everything seems to be going smoothly, but Takashi begins to have doubts. Tomohiko, who worked with him at the same company, disappears and he can’t discern if his memory is real or imaginary.

Parallel World Love Story is distributed by Shochiku (Jepang). Directed by Yoshitaka Mori, with Keigo Higashino and Lion Hitoshizuku was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Yuta Tamamori, Riho Yoshioka, Shota Sometani, Michitaka Tsutsui, Mimura, Hiroya Shimizu, and Ron Mizuma. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on May 31, 2019.

Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Kingdom

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Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Kingdom

Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Kingdom is Japanese Anime Comedy Musical Romance movie based on a visual novel series published by Broccoli for the first time in 2010. The story follows Haruka Nanami who had a dream to become a composer and one day wrote a song for her favorite idol. Then she enters the Saotome Academy, a prestigious performing arts school. If successful there, she’ll be able to join the Shining Agency after graduation. Haruka Nanami who dreamed of becoming a composer and someday wrote songs for his favorite idols.

However, it won’t be so easy when Haruka is already surrounded by potential idols and composers. On top of that, her homeroom teacher is a current idol, the headmaster was a record-breaking singer, and the academy itself is an eccentric place where anything could possibly happen.

In the end, right at the graduation, two students are to be teamed up by the choice, one will take the role of the idol and the other should be the composer. After being paired up, they will sing a song that was both composed, written and sung by them. If successful, they will join and take the spot as the new Shining Agency debut artists. In addition, romance is strictly prohibited at their school.

Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Kingdom is produced by A-1 Pictures, and distributed by Shochiku. Directed by Takeshi Furuta and Tomoka Nagaoka, with Noriyasu Agematsu/Broccoli was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Takuma Terashima, Kenichi Suzumura, Kishou Taniyama, Mamoru Miyano, Junichi Suwabe, Hiro Shimono, Kousuke Toriumi, Showtaro Morikubo, etc.. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on June 14, 2019 .

Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara (If You Can Get on the Wave)

2019's Japanese Romance Films

Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara (If You Can Get on the Wave)

Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara is Japanese Anime Comedy Romance movie based on Tetsuya Sano’s novel Kimi wa Tsukiyo ni Hikarikagayaku published 2017 by Kadokawa. The film tells the story of Takuya Okada (Takumi Kitamura,) a high school student. He visits his classmate Mamizu Watarase (Mei Nagano) in the hospital. Mamizu Watarase suffers from the mysterious ailment “Luminescence disease.”

People who have the disease show a faint sparkle under the moonlight and the sparkle gets brighter as their death gets closer. Mamizu Watarase is not allowed out of the hospital and she will not live long enough to become an adult. Takuya Okada offers to help her carry out her wishes before she passes away. He also tells her how he feels about her, but Mamizu Watarase’s death is approaching.

Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara is distributed by Toho. Directed by Masaaki Yuasa, with Reiko Yoshida was applies as writer. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Kanon Tani, Shota Shimoda, Akira Emoto, Soma Saito, Shizuka Ito, and Minako Kotobuki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on June 21, 2019.

Hot Gimmick (A Diary of a Hot Gimmick)

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Hot Gimmick (A Diary of a Hot Gimmick)

Hot Gimmick (A Diary of a Hot Gimmick) is Japanese Comedy Drama Romance movie based on the Miki Aihara’s manga series, Hot Gimmick published from 2000 to 2005 in shojo manga magazine Betsucomi. The film is centered on Hatsumi Narita (Miona Hori), an ordinary high school student. She lives with her nice older brother Shinogu (Shotaro Mamiya), bright younger sister Akane and her parents at a company apartment complex. One day, she lets Ryoki Tachibana (Hiroya Shimizu), who lives in the same apartment building as her, take advantage of her weak point. Since then, she is blackmailed by Ryoki Tachibana into abiding by his wish.

Hatsumi Narita’s childhood friend Azusa Odagiri (Mizuki Itagaki) moves back to into her neighborhood. Azusa is now a popular model and he seems to care about Hatsumi Narita just like when they were kids. Hatsumi is attracted to Azusa Odagiri. Even though Ryoki Tachibana tries to interfere, Hatsumi Narita and Azusa Odagiri begin to date. Hatsumi Narita is happy, but Azusa Odagiri has secret motives.

Hot Gimmick (A Diary of a Hot Gimmick) is directed by Yuki Yamato, with Miki Aihara and Yuki Yamato was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Miona Hori, Hiroya Shimizu, Mizuki Itagaki, and Shotaro Mamiya. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on June 28, 2019.

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