A husband (Isao Hashizume) and wife (Kazuko Yoshiyuki) have been married for 50 years.
She fits in well, but everyone's emotions are stirred up with the arrival of a student.Ginko seems to be living the good life: She's the respectable owner of a neighborhood drug store in Tokyo, and her daughter Koharu is about to get married to a doctor. See full summary » Majime, an eccentric man in publishing company, who has unique ability of words, joins the team that will compile a new dictionary, 'The Great Passage.' In the eclectic team, he becomes ... The families ask the parents to take a rest in Tokyo, but the parents do not like staying in Tokyo. There, Tomiko is introduced to Shuji's fiancé Noriko, but Tomiko collapses at Koichi's house.See full summary » Set in post-World War II Japan, midwife Nobuko is resolved to move on as she stands at the grave of her son Koji who died, alongside thousands of others, when the Americans dropped an ... Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. See full summary » Believing that the world will end that very day, three mental patients Coco, Tsumuji, and Satoru set out upon a journey.
Walking upon the tops of the walls of the city, they seek to find a ...
See full summary » Nanami is an apathetic, part-time junior high school teacher, whose only solace comes from connecting with others on "Planet", a new social network service.