Peter Leonard. And for good reason: this blockbuster from Makoto Shinkai looks gorgeous, has a smart plot, and has universal themes that speak to everyone. Or does it? You see, while anyone can enjoy Your Name , it is a very Japanese movie.
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The Red Thread
Mitsuha Miyamizu, a high school girl, yearns to live the life of a boy in the bustling city of Tokyo—a dream that stands in stark contrast to her present life in the countryside. Meanwhile in the city, Taki Tachibana lives a busy life as a high school student while juggling his part-time job and hopes for a future in architecture. One day, Mitsuha awakens in a room that is not her own and suddenly finds herself living the dream life in Tokyo—but in Taki's body! Elsewhere, Taki finds himself living Mitsuha's life in the humble countryside. In pursuit of an answer to this strange phenomenon, they begin to search for one another. Kimi no Na wa. Nov 6, AM by Sakana-san Discuss 16 comments. Part 2. Join MyAnimeList to catalog your anime and manga, compare with your friends, create your own profile, and plenty more. It's free and easy to join.
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See the gallery. Mitsuha is the daughter of the mayor of a small mountain town. She's a straightforward high school girl who lives with her sister and her grandmother and has no qualms about letting it be known that she's uninterested in Shinto rituals or helping her father's electoral campaign. Instead she dreams of leaving the boring town and trying her luck in Tokyo. Taki is a high school boy in Tokyo who works part-time in an Italian restaurant and aspires to become an architect or an artist. Every night he has a strange dream where he becomes But I really came here to ask fans of the story, the animation and the feeling to boycott Jar Jar Abrams' version.