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If Talking Paid

If Talking Paid

俺の話は長い

The quibbler extraordinaire leads his family to the ultimate love. In the eyes of society, our 31-year-old main character would be considered a loser. His love for coffee inspired him to start a company right after college, but things didn't work out. For seven years now, he's been a NEET (Not ...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Human
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La Grande Maison Tokyo

La Grande Maison Tokyo

グランメゾン東京
그랑 메종 도쿄

Natsuki Obana is a charismatic Japanese chef running a 2-star restaurant in Paris. Despite an extreme pride and confidence, he can’t seem to earn the 3 stars he covets. Feeling the pressure of a career slipping away, Obana’s troubles are compounded when his restaurant is caught in a scandal that for...

  • Human
  • Romance
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marigold in 4 minutes

marigold in 4 minutes

4分間のマリーゴールド
4분간의 메리골드

Mikoto Hanamaki is a paramedic with a special psychic ability: he can see the moment at which a person’s life ends. But the talent is a curse because despite his best efforts, he can’t seem to change that fate. Living with his sister-in-law, Sara, in an exceedingly pure yet somewhat taboo romance, M...

  • Mystery
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Nippon Noir

Nippon Noir

ニッポンノワール-刑事Yの反乱-

I suddenly wake up in the middle of a forest. Next to me is the corpse of a female detective. In my hand is a gun. For some reason, the last several months are erased from my memory. Did I kill this woman, or was I set up? I have no clue, and I don't even know where to begin. Is the Metropolitan ...

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Our Dearest Sakura

Our Dearest Sakura

同期のサクラ

It's the spring of 2009, and Hanamura Construction, the largest general construction firm in Japan, is holding its annual welcome ceremony for its new grads. Sakura stands out from the rest of the talented bunch for clearly being a country bumpkin. Hailing from a small remote island up north, she ca...

  • Mystery
  • Suspense
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RIKA

RIKA

リカ

No one can live alone. That’s why we search for a ection and warmth. Rika—the protagonist—has a pure, undying love that brings her to insanity. This psychological thriller depicts her longing for a ection. The story is set in Tokyo at Hanayama Hospital. The assistant director, Masashi Oya, is a li...

  • For Women
  • Human
  • Mystery
  • On-off drama
  • Romance
  • Suspense
  • Tearjerker
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The Real Thing

The Real Thing

本気のしるし

Kuzumichi Tsuji is a “Good man” who has a good reputation for his work. He has casual relations with two women in his workplace, however, he feels kind of bore for dull days without excitement. He has never fallen in love with someone from the bottom of his heart. One day, he meets a mysterious ...

  • Human
  • Music
  • Romance
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You, Me and Bach

You, Me and Bach

G線上のあなたと私
G선상의 당신과 나

Yaeko Kogure’s marriage engagement is broken off by her fiancé just as she resigns from her job amid congratulations. Standing stunned in a shopping mall, she hears Bach’s “Air on the G String” playing nearby, and it moves her to overcome her setback by taking up the violin. She joins a class with a...

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The Cliff -A Man's Judgement-

The Cliff -A Man's Judgement-

それぞれの断崖

Where will the sorrowful love between the father of a victim and the mother of a murderer go, after it heads towards a catastrophic dark precipice? This is a story of a collapse and the restoration of a victim’s family, and the family of the murderer involved in the same incident. When Kyoichi...

  • Suspense
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MASKED REUNION

MASKED REUNION

仮面同窓会

It was just a sudden impulse to break away from the past… It gradually ruins men’s lives. It’s been 10 years for the 4 men to have a reunion since their high school graduation. They follow a sudden impulse to get their small revenge on a hateful teacher who had often punished them physically. It ...

  • Mystery
  • Suspense
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MIRROR TWINS

MIRROR TWINS

ミラー・ツインズ

They have the same gene information, but one is a criminal and the other is a detective. The twins used to have a strong bond with each other, but reunite as a criminal and a detective… Keigo and Yugo play together in a park near their home. Their face exactly look same but they are called “Mirr...

  • Suspense
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Justice Monster

Justice Monster

絶対正義

Is anything permissible so long as it is in the name of justice? In this psychotic, suspense-filled horror show, the main character attempts to dish out her own brand of mad, evil justice upon her four friends. Noriko always does the right thing 100% of the time. Because of an incident in her pas...

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Sakura no OYAKODON

Sakura no OYAKODON

さくらの親子丼

There is a fine line between happiness and unhappiness. This is the moving story of one corner of the metropolis. In Tokyo, there is a secondhand bookshop called Tsukumo Do. Deep inside this bookshop is a room called the "meeting place." There, people who have nowhere left to go gather. The own...

  • Mystery
  • Romance
  • Suspense
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Lurker in the garret

Lurker in the garret

屋根裏の恋人

Kinuka Saijyo (44) (Hikari Ishida) took advantage of her husband Makoto’s (46) father’s death to move into the house that her father-in-law left behind in Kamakura. Her mother-in-law Chizuko (56), the father-in-law’s second wife, had a wild and flashy personality that made Kinuka uneasy, but she hop...

  • Detective
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
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Crime Syndrome

Crime Syndrome

犯罪症候群

In the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, there is a secret team that takes care of certain crimes that could not be handled by police official. Their duty is to investigate the tricky cases and seek the truths that cannot be dealt openly. This is a suspenseful socially aware drama that depicts ...

  • Mystery
  • Suspense
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The Morality

The Morality

真昼の悪魔

A priest says “devil is like dust, nobody notices it creeps into your mind.” Yoko Okouchi, a woman with beautiful appearance, is listening to the priest. She wears a neutral expression on her face. Masato Nanba wishes to be a writer. He feels sharp pain in his stomach and rushes in a hospital. Yo...

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Retake

Retake

リテイク 時をかける想い

According to research, almost 90% people wish they could reset their lives. Protagonist Shinji Aratani is a man who lost everything around him—successful career, family, and friends—due to a twist of fate. His current job title is Chief of Registry Supervision Division of Ministry of Justice. Col...

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Splinter - Haruyuki Kuranaga strikes back

Splinter - Haruyuki Kuranaga strikes back

とげ 小市民 倉永晴之の逆襲

Life doesn’t go as you want it to be, but everybody survives a regular life anyway. Life is full of thorns, same as the mind of human. We often fall into difficulties. Those difficulties make us feel worried, anxious and fear. We also swarm around and run away to save themselves Finally we stop figh...

  • Romance
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Non-Mama White Paper

Non-Mama White Paper

ノンママ白書

Reiko Doi, 49 years old non-mama who had got divorced, works for an advertising agency. She is dropped from promotion ladder because it’s easier for men to be on the fast track, and she feels small because the general public prefer working mother to non-mama. She feels that both the public and the ...

  • Romance
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Comes Morning

Comes Morning

朝が来る

“Give me back my son.” Satoko Kurihara was satisfied with daily life with her husband and son. In fact, the son wasn’t their own child, but it wasn’t matter for them. After they had tried some treatment for sterility for a long term, they once gave up to have a child. However, they came to know a...

  • Mystery
  • Suspense
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The Sparks

The Sparks

火の粉

"People aren’t afraid of fire until sparks fall on them." A quiet residential area in Tokyo. Retired judge Isao Kajima and his family have a peaceful life until Shingo Takeuchi, an acquitted suspect in a murder trial that the judge once presided over, moves next door. Takeuchi smiles amiably, give...

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Everyday delicious Meal

Everyday delicious Meal

明日もきっとおいしいご飯~銀のスプーン~

Ritsu Hayakawa, a college student lives in happiness together with his sweet family; younger brother, younger sister, and mother, Kyoko. Their smile and Mom’s rice omelet always make him happy. However, Kyoko has to be hospitalized for cancer. He goes back home in gloomy feeing and sees that his s...

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The Platinum Age

The Platinum Age

プラチナエイジ

Standing at the crossroads of life, the three women encounter a variety of events, subtly linked and gradually unfolding, in this tale focusing on the dreams and adventures of a group of 60-year-olds. Kaori and Chieko have been friends for 20 years. They can talk about absolutely anything. Being th...

  • Romance
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Cinderella Date

Cinderella Date

シンデレラデート

This is a “love, hate, and escape” love story set in Japan and Indonesia. Makoto Nishimura is married to Kengo, who works at an architect’s office, but one day, when leaving on a trip for Jakarta, Indonesia, she bumps into a newspaper reporter, Ryota Yuki, and gets into an argument. However, Makoto...

  • Romance
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Under The Cherry Blossoms Dear Sakura

Under The Cherry Blossoms Dear Sakura

さくら心中

This is a passionate love story about a man and a woman, who fatefully crossed paths under a cherry tree. In 1975, a fateful encounter between Sakurako and Hiroto takes place under a thousand year-old cherry tree. Sakurako was the only daughter of a sake brewery, "Isami Brewery ". Hiroto, on the ot...

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The Lady and the Harlot

The Lady and the Harlot

娼婦と淑女

Beniko was raised in a poor family, while Rinko is a noble lady of the Kiyose family. In the middle of an inheritance fight, Rinko is poisoned to death. Masahiko was raised like an older brother to Rinko, and Beniko pleads to him to buy her as a stand-in for Rinko. Masahiko accepts her offer because...

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Human
Beshari-Gurashi

Beshari-Gurashi

べしゃり暮らし

An entertainment drama about high school students who devote themselves to making people laugh. Keisuke is a “King of Laughter at School,” who simply loves to make people laugh. One day, Jun, who used to be a young professional entertainer, enters his school and becomes his classmate. Keisuke ...

  • Comedy
  • Entertainment
  • Fantasy
  • Romance
Cicada Boy

Cicada Boy

セミオトコ

7 day love story of a beautiful cicada prince and a post prime woman in her 30’s. A cicada was born in the garden of Utsusemi-So apartment in the outskirts of Tokyo. The cicada shouts “Finally, I made it!” and emerges from the ground – but at that very moment, he sees a woman falling toward him. ...

  • Romance
Fake Affair

Fake Affair

偽装不倫

A true love story that begins with one lie. Shoko has never had a serious relationship. Before she knew it, she was 32 and had become the poster child for all sorts of unflattering labels society puts on unmarried women: "30s and single," "the temp worker who got tired of looking for a husband," ...

  • Comedy
  • Food/Cooking
Heaven?~My Restaurant, My Life~

Heaven?~My Restaurant, My Life~

Heaven?~ご苦楽レストラン~
Heaven? 헤븐

“Loin d'ici”is a French restaurant oddly situated inside a cemetery, and run by a very eccentric owner who exhibits not a whit of desire to see it succeed except to fulfill her own hedonistic craving of “enjoying the pleasures of food and drink to her heart’s content”. She is surrounded by a colorfu...

  • Suspense
MASKED REUNION (tentative)

MASKED REUNION (tentative)

仮面同窓会

It was just a sudden impulse to break away from the past... It gradually ruins men’s lives. It’s been 10 years for the 4 men to have a reunion since their high school graduation. They follow a sudden impulse to get their small revenge on a hateful teacher who had often punished them physically. I...

  • Comedy
  • For Women
  • Romance
Nagi's Long Vacation

Nagi's Long Vacation

凪のお暇
나기의 휴식

Nagi Oshima is a 28-year-old employee of consumer appliance maker, with silky straight hair and a peculiar personality, feeling she must try her hardest to “read the room” so as to interact well with others. But her striving to adapt to others leads her one day to hyperventilate and collapse. “I nee...

  • Entertainment
  • Human
  • Sports
No Side Manager

No Side Manager

ノーサイト・ゲーム
노사이드 게임

Adapted from a novel by Jun Ikeido, the story follows the travails of a company man once touted as an elite executive candidate who falters when he voices opposition to his superiors over an acquisition, and is exiled to general affairs manager at a branch factory. Adding insult to injury, he is als...

  • Detective
  • Medical/Health
  • Science
SIGN

SIGN

サイン―柚木貴志の事件―

SIGN: A remake of a Korean blockbuster! A startling forensic suspense drama. A genius but uncouth forensic doctor teams up with a rookie female forensic doctor to challenge the authorities that try to conceal the truth. Despite betrayals and conspiracies that they must face, the forensics and ...

  • Action
  • Suspense
Voice

Voice

ボイス 110緊急指令室

Life or death is determined by the ten-minute mark after the 110 call. The “voice” on the line leads the two to the scene. The police at the Emergency Command Center work day and night to respond quickly to victims calling 110. Their mission is to get to the scene within three minutes, grasp th...

Emergency Interrogation Room

Emergency Interrogation Room

緊急取調室

Yukiko Makabe was a senior officer on the Special Investigations Team, but was reassigned after she took responsibility for a failed bus hijacking case. She was transferred to the Department of Grill Room Investigation. Since the department is specialized in conducting important investigations, only...