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Jdrama Review: Ito-kun A to E

Ito-kun A to E [伊藤くん A to E] is a 2017 Japanese drama starring Kimura Fumino, Sasaki Nozomi, Shida Mirai, Ikeda Elaiza, Kaho, Yamada Yuki, Tanaka Kei, Nakamura Tomoya, Amano Nazuki, and Okada Misaki. The plot revolves around a 30-something script writer who wrote one hit television show only to be bitten by a four year case of writer’s block.

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Unmei ni, Nita Koi Episode 3 Recap

How appropriate. When Maho is confronting Kasumi there is a video of a shark in the background. It’s suitable for Maho’s character. She doesn’t care who knows that she sleeps around…unless it gets back to her husband of course. Even then, it feels like she would play the wronged wife card. This episode felt like hers in that she was

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Unmei ni, Nita Koi Episode 2 Recap

We open this episode with a recap of the previous episode’s events as told by Kasumi’s son Tsugumi. Right off the bat before getting into this recap I wanted to say that I was vexed by Kasumi. Yuri did try to talk about what had happened, but it seemed like Kasumi was deliberately misunderstanding what he was hinting at. It

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Unmei ni, Nita Koi Episode 1 Recap

The summer when Sakurai Kasumi was in middle school, her mother passed away. She was despondent and contemplated suicide until she met a remarkable little boy and the neighborhood dog. The two instantly bonded, but were forced apart when Kasumi’s father and stepmother came to take her back to live with them. Kasumi gave the boy a precious hairpin made

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