Category: tv reviews

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Shokuzai

Adako-san has just lost her daughter Emiri, yet she is unable to catch the man who raped and killed her because Emiri’s friends are unable to recall any detail to identify him. Fifteen years later, Emiri’s friends are young women who are still waiting to pay their debt.

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Shut Up! Flower Boy Band

“We’re not famous or special, but we’re just doing what we want, right now. The world that surrounds us is gray and we can’t see our futures. But for now, we just shut up and run – to the time that’s waiting for us.”

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Sunao ni Narenakute

Otherwise known as Hard to Say I Love You, SuNare tells the story of the blossoming friendship between five young people who were brought together by Twitter, and their journey to find honesty with each other and with themselves.

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Sungkyunkwan Scandal

Sungkyunkwan Scandal tells the story of a smart and gifted young woman who is forced to dress as a man to be able to work during Korea’s Joseon era. Her path is crossed with a very stick-in-the-mud yet righteous young man that sees her potential and forces her to join Sungkyunkwan — a school for men.

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Sunset Limited, The (HBO Films)

The Sunset Limited is a television film based on the play written by Cormac McCarthy (The Road, No Country For Old Men), starring Samuel L. Jackson and Tommy Lee Jones, who also serves as the film’s director.

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Teen Beach Movie

As messy and flawed as it is, Teen Beach Movie’s love for musicals, smart choreography, and genuinely enjoyable nature help make it something that isn’t nearly as bad as one might think.