Being young and gay can have complications. In the case of Soo-Hyun (Ji Yoon-Ho), a high school kid, he has to hide his intimate relationship with his friend Yong-Joon (Lee Won-Geun) from his Mom. While coming out to parents is nothing new, what makes this movie different is how the young lovers cope with an accident that incapacitates one who may never regain consciousness. Do you stay or do you move on?Continue reading “In Between Seasons – 환절기 2016 [Review]”
Two of Japan’s reputable character-driven actors Yuki Furukawa and Ryo Ryusei star as good friends turned “intimate” in this live-action adaptation of a manga (Restart After Come Back Home) by author Cocomi. It is slated for release in the last quarter of 2020.
Yuki Furukawa portrays Mitsuomi Kozuka and is described as an Oranyan, the male equivalent of what many Yaoi fans know as a tsundere. (Tsundere (ツンデレ) is a Japanese term for a character development process that depicts a person who is initially cold (and sometimes even hostile) before gradually showing a warmer, friendlier side over time.Continue reading “Restart wa Tadaima no Atode – リスタートはただいまのあとで (2020)”
Also known as Life on the Line, this BL mini-series (4 episodes) will premiere on June 19th, 2020 at Rakuten TV. Based on a manga written by Tsunekura Zoya, it tells the tale of two boys with opposite personalities who fall madly in love.Continue reading “Life Senjou no Bokura 線上の僕ら (2020)”