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by mrsmith10
Dec 23rd, '11, 04:37
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

A bit late for me but I just finished the drama. While I agree that there were some aspects of the storyline I didn't like, particularly Joji justifying men cheating "because it's normal for them" bullcrap, I thought the storyline was pretty realistic. I felt the drama did a good job of portraying h...
by mrsmith10
Dec 12th, '11, 06:32
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

Ep 8 Ya I definitely don't think Seri's gonna end up with Jinnai, unless Fumi dies or something. Poor Jinnai...that kiss was awkward and painful. I felt like this episode started veering into typical drama territory for me. My prediction for the finale: Chihaya will probably help make sure her husb...
by mrsmith10
Dec 12th, '11, 02:22
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

Episode 8... It was finally nice to see Takefumi have the guts to take a stand against both his father-in-law and Niiyama. The revelation about the miscarriage surprised me. I think this episode gives me some satisfaction with Takefumi's character, but damn Fujiki's English really felt forced. I thi...
by mrsmith10
Dec 12th, '11, 01:57
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

mizuxmizu wrote:Where can I find this movie?
This is one of the movies that I'm missing to watch ;~;
http://myac.asia/j-movie-after-the-flowers-2010/

or for torrents

http://www.asiatorrents.com/index.php?p ... 81e407c6b1
by mrsmith10
Dec 11th, '11, 03:56
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Screenshots from Keiko's 2010 movie, Hana no Ato (After the Flowers), which finally got subbed more than a year after its release. The movie itself is slow, but still pretty descent. It has some good scenery, and is a nice little Edo Period movie involving a female swordsman. http://i20.photobucket....
by mrsmith10
Dec 10th, '11, 03:02
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Top 5 most underrated jdramas
Replies: 92
Views: 41542

and to answer your quesiton: Do Japanese women have some type of accent that people find annoying (which is no fault of their own) ? YES there is. like there is this burikko thing where the japanese girls talk in this fake high-pitched voice but obviously they're doing on purpose so it is their fau...
by mrsmith10
Dec 9th, '11, 03:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Top 5 most underrated jdramas
Replies: 92
Views: 41542

god we have the oposite problem. i can't stand ayase haruka... at least in hotaru no hikari... her voice, and everything. she was fine in JIN. welllll like i said i personally think it's loads better than hotaru no hikari in like every department including cuteness lol. Off-topic but whenever other...
by mrsmith10
Dec 7th, '11, 23:15
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

Just finished episode 7... The first half of the episode I found annoying. Jinnai I thought was trying to force things too much with Serina, but even more annoying was Jojo. I found it annoying that he kept trying to tell Serina that it's ok for men to cheat since they do it all the time. It sends t...
by mrsmith10
Dec 4th, '11, 17:15
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

nururu88 wrote:I've just finished watching episode 7. Can't wait for the next episode (Jinnai kissing Serina?! :w00t: ) I totally fall in love with the show and I'll :cheers: for Serina & Jinnai. Sorry Fumi-kun :roll
You should wrap spoiler tags around this comment.
by mrsmith10
Dec 2nd, '11, 20:23
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

My thoughts on episode 6 I don't really have a problem with either Fumi-Kun or Chihaya. We don't really know how either of them got caught up being the scapegoat for the company's power struggle between Chihaya's husband and Fumi's father in law. I was glad to see that Fumi does love Serina in some ...
by mrsmith10
Nov 30th, '11, 21:44
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Keiko's my guilty pleasure! I discovered her when I watched the PGSM series, in 2007. I dislike her acting there, but then I watched Dear Friends movie and I was speechless. She was amazing. My love for her has been growing since then. I watched every drama from her (right now i'm watching Nazotoki...
by mrsmith10
Nov 30th, '11, 04:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

I just now finished episode 5 (I'm slow because I got caught up with school). I have to agree that this drama is getting really interesting. It's best of the three dramas that I've been watching this quarter (along with Erika and Nazotoki). The writers are doing a good job of keeping the storyline i...
by mrsmith10
Nov 30th, '11, 00:15
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

After a school-related hatius from this drama, I was finally able to catch up to episode 6. I thought the cases in episodes 4 and 5 were interesting. Episode 6 was somewhat interesting as well. Not as interesting as 4 and 5, but better than the first three. The quality of the cases are starting to p...
by mrsmith10
Nov 24th, '11, 19:06
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

Episode 5 I actually felt episode 5 was pretty interesting. It is kinda odd how the girl wanted to committ suicide to try to force the guy to draw for her manga, but I've seen that happen in a few other Japanese show so I'm use to it, and it didn't bother me. Still, I think it added some depth to th...
by mrsmith10
Nov 12th, '11, 03:45
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

My thoughts on episode 4... FInally, a descent case with some depth to it. This was the first case in the series that I actually enjoyed. The mystery was set up well, and I liked the change-up that Kageyama and Reiko were at the crime scene when it happened. I also liked how ithis case related to on...
by mrsmith10
Nov 12th, '11, 01:40
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Himitsu Chouhouin Erika (Kuriyama Chiaki)
Replies: 8
Views: 4004

Among the three dramas I'm currently watching atm (Dinner, Erika, and Sengyou), I find this one to be the most interesting. Like I said before, Chiaki really fits her double life role of being a spy and a housewife. Her fighting skills are a joy to watch as well. I wish the show was a bit darker, bu...
by mrsmith10
Nov 10th, '11, 08:38
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

My thoughts on Episode 3 * Funniest was when Serina and Endo Kenichi's character were in the bathroom and he kept saying "kirei," which has a double meaning. Kirei can mean beautiful or clean. The misunderstanding was funny. * I'm beginning to wonder if Fumi was forced into the marraige with Serina ...
by mrsmith10
Nov 6th, '11, 22:42
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Himitsu Chouhouin Erika (Kuriyama Chiaki)
Replies: 8
Views: 4004

I checked out the first four episodes, and it's not bad. Chiaki really fits her role as both a spy and a housewife. Her experience in previous action films really helps her with this role. It's also different from many spy shows in that this one revolves around events in ordinary people's lives inst...
by mrsmith10
Nov 5th, '11, 05:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

I haven't read the manga but from what I can tell it's only available in Japanese. I do agree that overall the show is ok and at times enjoyable. It's just not as well written as I would like it to be.
by mrsmith10
Nov 4th, '11, 20:11
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What do you think about these dramas?
Replies: 2
Views: 1332

I only watch Japanese dramas, but from the ones you've listed I've seen Zenkai Girl, Buzzer Beat, Smile, and Kamisama Mou Sukoshi Dake. Zenkai Girl is ok, but it's not quite as good as it wants to be. It's good through 8 episodes, but it kinda drags and dances around, going nowhere really until the ...
by mrsmith10
Nov 4th, '11, 09:01
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Drama with get together? Please!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 1321

Buzzer Beat is a good J-Drama where the two leads get together in the middle. I think it's definitely worth checking out.
by mrsmith10
Nov 4th, '11, 05:56
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

I rewatched the first two episodes and enjoyed them a little more than I did the first time. However, the third episode I think is the weakest of the three. The beginning part, with Keiko narrating about her being a rich heiress and Kazamatsuri being her boss, heir to a big auto company, exc. We get...
by mrsmith10
Nov 1st, '11, 01:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

I think most dramas experience a drop in ratings after the first episode. However, TV ratings only matter for money making purposes of the TV stations and the producers of the show. Other than that they're not a real indication of a show's quality. It is information that's nice to know but at the en...
by mrsmith10
Oct 30th, '11, 21:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

Finished episode 2. While the first episode didn't stand out that much but I did like the second episode quite a bit. I thought it was pretty good. About Fumi-Kun: I agree I think it would be awesome if Serena grows stronger and leaves Fumi for Kenta's character. However, I don't have a problem with...
by mrsmith10
Oct 30th, '11, 00:10
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

hey9 wrote:Aw, I like her voice lol. I'm a big fan of hers though, so take that with a grain of salt.
Yay, another fan of Kyoko. :D I was starting to think I was alone.
by mrsmith10
Oct 29th, '11, 18:35
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

In the second episode, I really laughed about the butlers doings while he was following her around: The giant T-Rex, the "kitten search" with the stolen, I mean "lend" 1920s book, and the "Curry and Tea" enjoyment, lol. I forgot about the T-rex scene. I thought that was pretty cool. I do agree that...
by mrsmith10
Oct 29th, '11, 18:14
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

Episode 2's ratings went down but were still a healthy 16.1%. As for the episode itself, once again I thought that it was just ok. It didn't have the funny moments that the first episode had. However, the case was a little more interesting and had a bit more meat on it. I do like how Kageyama uses h...
by mrsmith10
Oct 26th, '11, 03:04
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Snapshots from Keiko's recent movie, Paradise Kiss. Overall a good movie. I give it 8/10. http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b228/matsmith10/J-drama/vlcsnap-2011-10-25-18h45m11s33.png http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b228/matsmith10/J-drama/vlcsnap-2011-10-25-18h51m41s70.png http://i20.photobucket.c...
by mrsmith10
Oct 24th, '11, 23:55
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Sengyou Shufu Tantei ~Watashi wa Shadow
Replies: 69
Views: 19724

I saw the first episode. I thought it was ok. I'm lured into this drama by Fukada Kyoko and I'm interested to see how her character develops. The first scene with her future self, fixing the truck was kinda funny, but somehow I think it kinda defeats the purpose of the drama by showing her more deve...
by mrsmith10
Oct 20th, '11, 07:39
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: How About J-Actresses/Actors you DON'T like??
Replies: 398
Views: 173291

Mrs. Smith: Bingo. You've nailed it. I guess I was easily impressed at the time because I was expecting hammy histrionics or sullen withdrawl, and that didn't happen. It's not like Yamapi is true actor using a naturalistic method. For that, I would look to Asano Tadanobu, particularly his lead role...
by mrsmith10
Oct 20th, '11, 06:25
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: How About J-Actresses/Actors you DON'T like??
Replies: 398
Views: 173291

I guess I swim a little bit upstream in my tastes. For example, Yamapi gets a lot of bricks for his acting, and I was expecting the worst when I watched "Buzzer Beat", but I actually kind of liked his approach. I found it refreshingly naturalistic. Yamapi was ok in Buzzer Beat and was his best perf...
by mrsmith10
Oct 19th, '11, 21:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

I actually enjoyed LADY a lot. Not just for Keiko but the stories that circled around the cases. As for Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de, I thought the first episode was ok. Keiko's character is a little ditzy, but not as much as she was in Mop Girl. I did enjoy Shiina Kippei's role a bit. His character...
by mrsmith10
Oct 19th, '11, 01:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

First we were all worried about not having available subs and now we've got two subbers. Hallelujiah. Domo arigatou both xiuxux and mhaellix. :cheers: :cheers:
by mrsmith10
Oct 18th, '11, 19:02
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

If you're looking for soft subs, you can go to ourhour.livejournal.com because they will be uploading their own subs of this there :) I checked out their site. It doesn't look like they actually sub dramas. All the dramas they've posted they've credited to other fansub groups. However, I'll be ok w...
by mrsmith10
Oct 18th, '11, 01:10
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

That's a bummer. Then I do hope someone else subs this drama, or STORMY Team changes their minds and releases their subs here.
by mrsmith10
Oct 17th, '11, 21:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

furransu wrote:Stormy has stopped posting here. Im hoping someone will do softsubs.. I like kitagawa keiko :)
I thought they released Smile on here. Or at least I can find the torrent batch for Smile on this site. Did they quit some time after Smile?
by mrsmith10
Oct 17th, '11, 08:19
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

Do they still have the "only registered members who have taken some test about Arashi are allowed to download them" policy like last year? Looks like they still do. However, they usually post their works on here as well. So I don't think there will be much of a hassel trying to get a hold of the su...
by mrsmith10
Oct 17th, '11, 02:34
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

I'm really looking forward to this one. I liked Kitagawa Keiko in "Mop Girl" and I think, funyy and silly roles fit her best. So, the only thing that I'm worried about are subtitles...I hope someone will pick this up. STORMY Team, whom subs just about all Arashi-related material, is subbing this dr...
by mrsmith10
Oct 14th, '11, 20:48
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

Myself, I'm more interested in watching Keiko than anything else about this drama. I think the whole rich girl-cop idea sounds a little cheesy, although I think it could work if they don't overplay the wealth of Keiko's character. I am interested in seeing how the relationship between her and her bu...
by mrsmith10
Oct 14th, '11, 02:52
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Kamisama Mou Sukoshi Dake
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

I've seen Kamisama Mou Sukoshi Dake. Excellent drama. One of my favorites and one of the best ever, IMO. It's a sad, touching, yet powerful story.
by mrsmith10
Oct 14th, '11, 02:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de
Replies: 74
Views: 29382

[Discussion] Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b228/matsmith10/J-drama/350px-Nazotokiwadinner.jpg Details Title: 謎解きはディナーのあとで Title (romaji): Nazotoki wa Dinner no Ato de Format: Renzoku Genre: Mystery Episodes: TBA Viewership rating: TBA Broadcast network: Fuji TV Broadcast period: 2011-Oct-18 start Air time: ...
by mrsmith10
Oct 14th, '11, 02:12
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: How About J-Actresses/Actors you DON'T like??
Replies: 398
Views: 173291

There's not really an actor or actress I dislike, but there are a few that I'm either not entirely fond of, mixed on, or think are overrated. Yamapi - I agree with everyone else that he's pretty wooden most of the time. Lacks facial expressions and uses the same tone of voice every single line. He w...
by mrsmith10
Sep 29th, '11, 16:17
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Aragaki Yui
Replies: 373
Views: 189847

The Gakky thread on jdorama is much more active. I'm not familiar with the Ranma anime but I'm a Gakky fan, so I'll definitely check it out. I haven't seen any of Gakky's movies (though I would love to) but I've seen all of her dramas except My Boss My Hero and Gal Cir.
by mrsmith10
Sep 28th, '11, 10:30
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Your favorite police drama
Replies: 56
Views: 24993

Of the ones I've seen... 1. Remote- Best mix of seriousness and comedy that I've seen in a jdrama so far. 2. LADY~ Saigo no Hanzai- Quite underrated. I felt there was a lot of depth in the cases. 3. Galileo- Was just average to me. Fukuyama Masaharu was great, and I loved the way he solved the cases...
by mrsmith10
Sep 28th, '11, 01:58
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Yesterday I watched Keiko-chan in the movie Handsome Suit , which she was quite cute in. Also in the movie was Tanihara Shosuke whom she starred with in Mop Girl, and Tsukaji Muga who was with Keiko in Mamiya Brothers. Handsome Suit was a little cheesy and Keiko's role was kinda dissapointing. Despi...
by mrsmith10
Sep 27th, '11, 05:32
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Aragaki Yui
Replies: 373
Views: 189847

Here's something to look forward to. :mrgreen: Aragaki Yui to star in “Ranma 1/2″ live-action special The classic manga “Ranma 1/2” is being turned into a live-action drama special this December, starring actress Aragaki Yui (23). The drama will be an original story with Tendo Akane as the main char...
by mrsmith10
Sep 22nd, '11, 04:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

My final thoughts on Zenkai Girl * A lot like Moto Kare in the sense that you have a bit of a love triangles, an ambitious career-oriented female lead along with a sometimes wishy-washy male lead. However, the characters on ZG are much more well developed. * Also like Moto Kare it's somewhat disappo...
by mrsmith10
Sep 18th, '11, 00:54
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Recently saw the tv movie Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni. Keiko plays the part of a simple-minded housewife to a Japanese military officer. The movie is set in World War II. It's a pretty good movie and I recommend checking it out. http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b228/matsmith10/J-drama/vlcsnap-2011-09...
by mrsmith10
Sep 3rd, '11, 20:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

I've collected some information about episode 9 & 10 :-) - Wakaba will finally admit to Hinata that the person she loves is Pill Bug but, she can't abond her dream so she's going to marry Shindou. Souta will also tell Bitaro that the person he loves is Wakaba. (Episode 9) *FINALLY* - Episode 9's Ti...
by mrsmith10
Sep 2nd, '11, 17:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

The problem is when Wakaba initially told Shindo that she'll marry him, she said it out of spite because Shota's ex just happened to show up. As I see it there's nothing wrong with either Shota nor Shindo's character, yet. Wakaba I think at times makes too many assumptions and early conclusions, som...
by mrsmith10
Sep 1st, '11, 23:55
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

They say money can't buy happiness... true enough, but poor people can't buy anything at all
That's true, but Wakaba doesn't need someone to buy anything for her. She's ambitious enough where she can make her own fortune.
by mrsmith10
Sep 1st, '11, 22:23
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

^ Your welcome. Thanks for keeping this thread updated. :)
by mrsmith10
Aug 31st, '11, 06:05
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

can you please share the link of Matataki with English subs? Thanks in advance! :) I wanna see it too... Sometimes it's linked by its English title, Piecing Me Back Together. But I do have a few links to it. Dramacrazy http://www.dramacrazy.net/japanese-movie/piecing-me-back-together-watch/ Asia To...
by mrsmith10
Aug 27th, '11, 16:58
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

Oh I forgot to mention I really liked Wakaba's hairdo in this ep. :wub: and also the fact that she is wearing dresses now. :wub: LOL. I disagree... Shindo-san wants someone he can trust and depend on; the fact that that person looks like Yui Aragaki :wub: is just a bonus. LOL. Do we really know Shi...
by mrsmith10
Aug 26th, '11, 18:00
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

On episode 7
Souta's suppose to be Pitaro's dad, but he met his mom only a year and a half ago. There's no way Pitaro is only a year and a half old. So does this mean that Souta is not Pitaro's real dad? Or is this a plot hole the writers overlooked?
by mrsmith10
Aug 26th, '11, 02:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zenkai Girl
Replies: 143
Views: 46651

Personally, I don't think there's anything wrong about Ryo's character Sota. Yes he has some indecisive flaws and is kinda soft, but these are intentional character flaws. As counsel05 and el_canuck have mentioned, they are character flaws designed to develop both his and Wakaba's character. Wakaba ...
by mrsmith10
Aug 24th, '11, 20:24
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

her facebook account https://www.facebook.com/officialkeikokitagawa is it legit? Doesn't look legit to me. It's an ordinary page with a friends list. Most celebrities usually get pages where you can't add them as friends, but instead can only "like" them. What I also find it suspicious is that page...
by mrsmith10
Aug 22nd, '11, 23:55
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kitagawa Keiko
Replies: 825
Views: 436682

Tanjobi Omedeto Keiko-Chan . :mrgreen: :alcoholic: ^Thanks for all those lovely commercials of Keiko. I really can't wait to see more movies and dramas from her. I Recently saw Matataki. A rather somber movie but was still good, especially Keiko's acting. http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b228/mats...
by mrsmith10
Feb 19th, '11, 04:29
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Top 5 most underrated jdramas
Replies: 92
Views: 41542

Seito Shokun with Uchiyama Rina and Horikita Maki is pretty darn good, and underrated IMO. I love the dark story, the cast, and the fast pace drama. The only problem is most of the soundtrack sucks, except for the theme song (My Generation by YUI) which is pretty good.
by mrsmith10
Feb 19th, '11, 04:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Top 5 most overrated jdramas of all time
Replies: 110
Views: 35355

I haven't seen a lot of the "top dramas," but to me Good Luck!! is definitely overrated. Sure it's not bad, but it is slow, especially the first 4 or so episodes. The story is good, but you just get the feeling that something is missing to truly make it great. I think it's highly rated only because ...
by mrsmith10
Feb 17th, '11, 01:20
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Your favorite police drama
Replies: 56
Views: 24993

I've only seen two police dramas so far, Fugoh Keiji and Remote. Fugoh Keiji was terrible, from top to bottom. It was so bad that it seemed like the directors were literally trying to make a bad show. Remote, on the other hand, was really cool. I thought it was hilarious and had many touching cases....
by mrsmith10
Jan 8th, '11, 10:12
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussions] Second Virgin
Replies: 35
Views: 14264

I'm currently watching this drama and have finished the first 4 episodes. So far, I'm not that impressed with it. For me, it's Kou who's ruining the drama. He choose Marie through an arranged marraige, which is already stupid to do, and he wants to get out of it to get with some woman old enough to ...