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Popular TV Shows for New Years Eve

Kōhaku Uta Gassen on NHK network Before the New Year count down starts, many Japanese watch a famous, long-lived show, NHK’s Kōhaku Uta Gassen (Red and White Singing Contenst). Kōhaku Uta Gassen is an...

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Popular Movie : Youkai Watch

The popular movie, based on the children’s game and anime, “Youkai Watch” started to play in 408 theatres on Dec 22nd. In first two days, the total number of viewers has exceeded 1.48 million...

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Popular TV show : THE MANZAI 2014

Manzai is stand-up comedy which usually involves two comedians on the stage. One stand up comedian is called Boke(funny man). Boke comes from the word “Bokeru” (which means “weak-headed with age”, “can’t think properly”,...

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Popular 2014 Drama: Doctor-X

Doctor-X is a popular series which started in 2012 and is currently running its third season. Three episodes have been aired on TV so far and the audience viewership for these episodes has been...

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Popular Drama 2014 : Massan

After the popular drama “Hanako to Anne” finished, a new NHK morning Drama series “Massan” has been aired. The drama is about Massan, who traveled to Scotland during the Taisho era, to learn how...

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Popular Movie 2014 : Rurouni Kenshin

The movie “Rurouni Kenshin” is based on the manga by Nobuhiro Watsuki. Rurouni Kenshin is about a legendary assassin who lived during the Meiji period. The people in the Meiji period greatly feared the...