Also Known as: Chūshingura 1/47 Trivia: It was Takuya Kimura’s suggestion to put in the 1/47 on the title to indicate that this is a story of just 1 ronin out of the 47. If you want to watch it please leave a comment or send me a message on twitter so I can help you with the link. It was rated 7.8/10 via IMDb and is rated 7.4/10 via MDL. Takuya Kimura plays a character of a samurai named Yasube Horibe. Advertisements Continue reading Chuushingura 1/47 (2001)
Native title: 宇宙戦艦ヤマト Also Known as: Supesu Batorushippu Yamato , ヤマト Rated 6.1/10 via IMDb and is rated 7.2/10 via MDL. You can watch it from here. I re-watched it because I added it as a part of my 2018 Watch Challenge on MyDramaList. IMHO, I really did not like it very much. I did not like it’s starwar-ish feel. LOL. I’m really not a fan of this kind of genre that’s why when I first watched it I just did because of Takuya Kimura. But honestly, it was not bad. All the cast were GREAT. Each time Takuya does a project he, … Continue reading Space Battleship Yamato
Native title: 若者のすべて Also Known as: All About Young People , Stay Gold This is actually rated high via IMDb, it was rated 8.3/10 and it was rated 7.5/10 via MDL. I actually had a hard time finding this one, I got lucky that I found one with ENGLISH subs though the first 4 has GREAT sub, the last 6 episodes made my head hurt as it was from an automatic translation from Chinese but beggars can’t be choosers, right? If you want to watch it too, comment here or PM me at twitter. This is a story about a group of … Continue reading Wakamono No Subete
It was rated 6.3/10 via IMDb and is rated 7.0/10 via MDL. Download it from here, though you’d need a livejournal account. First off, let me tell you how surprised I am to find a copy of this with english subtitle unexpectedly. I tried looking for it before but I unable to find it. A few days ago I was checking a website archive for JE talents and stumbled upon this movie. I was happy to have found it, since I am trying my very best to watch all Takuya Kimura dramas and movies. Since this was produced and release in 1995, … Continue reading Fly Boys, Fly!
English Title: BG: Personal Bodyguard Native title: BG～身辺警護人～ Also Known as: BG: Shinpen Keigonin You can watch it from here. This is rated 6.9/10 by IMDb and is rated 7.8/10 via MDL. As you everybody probably know by now (if you’ve read a few of my entries involving Captain Takuya), I watched this mainly because of Takuya Kimura. But I’ve got to be honest, I actually enjoyed the drama. I love the cast. I like the chemistry of all the casts, they all match. I also noticed that Nanao seemed to have worked with Captain Takuya before ( A Life), … Continue reading BG: Personal Bodyguard