They danced their way into the hearts of a nation.
Yasuko Matsuyuki, Etsushi Toyokawa, Yû Aoi, Shizuyo Yamazaki, Shoko Ikeza, Eri Tokunaga
|Screenplay||Sang-il Lee, Saisuke Habara|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|Produced by||Black Diamonds, Cine Quanon|
|Comments||Japanese film with some pathos and mildly disturbing moments but strongly positive image and ethos.|
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What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Diane de Beer Drags on for much too long.
Mariana Malan 'n Prent wat roer... 'n inspirerende verhaal.
Frank Scheck Leaves no clichéd stone unturned.
Lauren Scholtz As beautiful as it is brave
|Mail & Guardian|
Shaun de Waal
Bruce Dennill It's a warm, funny film that happens to be in Japanese.
Barry Ronge Exceptional film.
Gugu Mkhabela It's ridiculously predictable, standard and melodramatic at times, and is one of those films you forget as soon as the credits roll.
What the People say
287 Netizens Wonderful music, wonderful Japanese comedy is great family entertainment
Average .. 54%