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Mixed Doubles

(ミックス。)
 
Awards:

Nominations:
2017 (42nd) Hochi Film Awards- Best Actress, Best Film
2018 (41st) Japan Academy Awards- Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role                                                             2018 (60th) Blue Ribbon Awards- Best Actress

 

 
Synopsis:

Featuring national sweetheart Yui Aragaki(TV seriesThe Full-Time Wife Escapist)and a star-studded cast including Eita (TV series Nodame Cantabile), Ryoko Hirosue (Departures) and Yu Aoi(What A Wonderful Family!), Mixed Doublesis the long-awaited romantic comedy by acclaimed screenwriter Ryota Kosawa (Legal High).

After breaking up with her boyfriend, Tamako (Yui Aragaki) flees to her hometown and picks up table tennis again in the Table Tennis Club formerly run by her late mother. When Tamako sees her ex-boyfriendand his new girl pair together in the mixed doubles category, she resolves to enter the National Championship. Tamako teams up with former pro boxer Hagiwara (Eita) but they are totally incompatible and fight all the time. Over time, however, their relationship begins to change…

 

 

 
Cast:

Yui Aragaki, Eita, Ryoko Hirosue, Yu Aoi    

Director: Junichi Ishikawa
Duration (min) : 119 min (tbc), Th/Ed
Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: Chinese and English/ English
 

Territory:

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Year:

 

Worldwide except Japan

Japan

2017