Kimi ni Todoke - Netflix

Posted on Mon 01 April 2019 in netflix

Sawako Kuronuma, called Sadako by her classmates for her resemblance to the character from The Ring, has always been feared and misunderstood because of her appearance. There are rumors that Sawako can see ghosts and curse people. However, despite her appearances, she is a sweet and timid girl who longs to be able to make friends with everyone and be like everyone else. When her idol, popular boy Kazehaya, begins talking with her, everything changes. She finds herself in a new world, trying to make friends and talking to different people and she can't thank Kazehaya enough for giving her these opportunities. Slowly, but surely, a sweet love is blossoming between the two as they will overtake any circumstance or clear obstacles in their way.

Kimi ni Todoke - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: Japanese

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2009-10-07

Kimi ni Todoke - Kimi ni Todoke (film) - Netflix

Kimi ni Todoke (君に届け, lit. “Reaching You”) is a 2010 Japanese romance drama film based on the manga of the same name. The film is directed by Naoto Kumazawa, who also co-wrote the film's script with Rika Nezu. The film stars actress Mikako Tabe, who plays the role of Sawako Kuronuma, also known as “Sadako”, and Haruma Miura, who plays the role of Shota Kazehaya, an outgoing teenager who is popular with his classmates. Kimi ni Todoke was released in Japanese cinemas on 25 September 2010. It was subsequently screened at the 10th Asian Film Festival of Dallas on 17 July 2011. The film grossed a total of $18,027,475 in Japan.

Kimi ni Todoke - Development - Netflix

A live-action film adaptation of the manga Kimi ni Todoke was first announced in the February 2010 issue of the Bessatsu Margaret magazine. Kimi ni Todoke is serialized in the Bessatsu Margaret magazine since 2005, and it had won the 32nd Annual Kodansha Manga Award. The manga was also made into an anime series in 2009, and it was translated into English in North America by publisher Viz Media. No other details were released, though the announcement contained a message from the manga artist Karuho Shiina. More details for this film adaptation were revealed on 2 April 2010. It was announced that director Naoto Kumazawa, whose previous works includes the 2006 film Rainbow Song and the 2008 film Dive!!, will be directing the film. The cast members of this film includes Mikako Tabe, who had previously starred in television series such as Yamada Tarō Monogatari (2007) and films such as Kenta to Jun to Kayo-chan no Kuni (2009), plays Sawako Kuronuma in this film. In addition, actor Haruma Miura stars as Shota Kazehaya in Kimi ni Todoke. He had previously starred as the male lead character Hiroki Sakurai in the 2007 film Koizora.

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