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My Hot Sexless Lover
私のシてくれないフェロモン彼氏 키스조차 해주지 않는 내 섹시한 남친 不跟我做的費洛蒙男友
30min × 9eps
30-year-old Rei quit the real estate agency she started working at after college and bootstrapped a company that offers an art subscription service. She starts dating a younger, handsome freelance photographer named Shuto, whom she met at a shared office. Although she’s on cloud nine with her nearly perfect boyfriend, she’s bewildered by how he won’t even kiss her or give her any after just two months of dating. But Shuto the “Sexy Boyfriend” seemingly has a side to him that he doesn’t show Rei. Just what sort of guy is he? Witness the struggle of a 30-year-old woman trying to change herself into a “new me”!
ISHIKO and HANEO: You're Suing Me?
石子と羽男ーそんなコトで訴えます？ー 이시코와 하네오 ー그런 일로 고소합니까?ー 石子與羽男：這種事能告嗎?
75min × 1ep / 60min × 9eps
Personalities and complexes collide between a Tokyo University-educated paralegal, Shoko (“Miss Compliance”) and a young lawyer with only a high school degree, Yoshio (“Mr. Bohemian”). Nevertheless, they somehow manage to help clients in a small town through the “Ushio Legal Counseling Office” in this off-color legal drama! With Shoko’s sharp wit and stubbornly single-minded passion, and Yoshio’s penchant for acting cool, the two are more similar than they would admit despite constant bickering as they fight for the rights of their clients.
Seven Days of a Daddy and a Daughter (2022)
パパとムスメの7日間 아빠와 딸의7일간 (2022) 父女7日變 (2022)
30min × 8eps
A high school girl, Koume, and her working stiff father, Kyoichiro, wake up one day after a traffic accident to find they have switched bodies. The two had been drifting apart, but are now thrown into each other’s lives. Kyoichiro, for example, shows no interest in Koume’s love interest, a classmate named Kenta. Ironically, however, Kenta finds himself more attracted to Koume ever since the swap. There’s plenty of hijinks in this bizarre love triangule style romcom!
When Will Ayumu Make His Move?
30min × 12eps
When Ayumu Tanaka falls in love with the only other member of the school’s shogi chess club, Urushi Yaotome, he vows to confess his love for her as soon as he can beat her in a match. But this proves difficult. Urushi is nevertheless thrown off by Ayumu’s aggressive style as the two begin a cat-and-mouse game in both shogi and life in this heart-tickling romantic comedy created by manga artist Souichirou Yamamoto (“Teasing Master Takagi-san”).
Any theory goes
水曜日のダウンタウン 수요일의 다운타운 星期三的DOWNTOWN
Everybody has theories that they personally cling blindly to regardless of proof or scientific validity. In this entertaining information program, a host of celebrities present their cases for pet theories to studio guests by any means be it academic argument or laughably “out there” logic. Can their theories gain acceptance? Or will they be discarded as pop science that only adds confusion to the world? Find out through exhaustive examination including on-location experiments!
The Quintessential Quintuplets Movie
Five lovely young girls who “hate studies” and find themselves on the “verge of failing” hire a part-time tutor, Futaro, to guide them to successful graduation. Having successfully completed their third year of high school and safely returned from their senior trip, the five girls turn their sights to graduation and their respective future paths. But all five become aware that so much time spent with Futaro has planted seeds of love, and gradually so with Futaro, too. So where does that lead them next? Is there a future bride among them? Find out in the conclusion to this romantic comedy of 100% cuteness times five!
The Demon Girl Next Door 2
30 min x 12 eps
Since waking up one day with powers of the “dark clan”, protagonist Shamiko continues her fight to break free of this evil spell. Shamiko forms an alliance with her rival, the magical girl Momo, to resolve the mystery of another magical girl who has disappeared from the town. New members of the “dark clan” appear, putting Shamiko and Momo at risk…
July 1999. The world is in turmoil. Nostradamus prophecies are on everybody’s lips. Chaos, violence and fear rule the day. In crazy times, a band of special men prepare to rise to the challenge and rescue mankind from the coming Armageddon.
ファイトソング 파이팅 송 心動迎戰Song!
75min × 1ep / 60min × 9eps
Hanae dreamed of representing Japan in karate until misfortune deprived her of everything. She mopes about until she encounters Haruki, composer of the song that once motivated her before karate matches. Romance blooms but is complicated by Shingo, a flashy childhood friend long in love with Hanae. Meanwhile, Hanae harbors a secret” that she can’t tell anybody, and determines to experience “the last romance of her life.” Will this slightly awkward but unclouded heroine get her wish?
Stepmom and Daughter Blues SPECIAL（2022）
義母と娘のブルース 2022年謹賀新年スペシャル 의붓어머니와 딸의 블루스 스페셜（2022） 繼母與女兒的藍調 特別版（2022）
Company worker Akiko finds that a business she helped to revive has been taken over by a vulture capitalist, Ryoji, who looks identical to her deceased husband. When Ryoji’s next acquisition turns out to be a beloved bakery, Akiko suspects an ulterior motive and vows to resist. Caught between hatred of vulture capitalists and budding feelings toward her new boss, Akiko finds support from her stepdaughter, Miyuki, who is dedicated to looking out for her stepmom in this heartwarming drama.
ONLY JUST MARRIED
婚姻届に判を捺しただけですが 혼인 신고서에 도장을 찍었을 뿐인데 只是在結婚申請書上蓋個章而已
75min × 1ep / 60min × 9eps｜10eps
Akiha extols the virtues of the single life and has no desire for marriage. But then she encounters a sudden proposal from Shu, a handsome company man whom she just met. Shu has an urgent need to be officially designated as “married” when he floats the fake marriage proposal. For her part, Akiha is hurting for the money to care for her sick grandmother and keep her family business afloat. So a bargain is struck. Shu agrees to take over her debts if she will marry him. After a rocky start, however, Akiha gradually finds herself drawn to Shu’s kind and gentle nature. But then she learns the true reason behind their marriage in this disarmingly poignant romantic comedy about love built on a lie.
What Happened to Our Nest Egg!?
The 2015 best-seller novel by Miu Kakiya has been adapted to film by director Tetsu Maeda (“A Banana? At This Time of Night?”). As of April, 2020, the book has sold over 260,000 copies.
Kaguya-sama Final: Love Is War
かぐや様は告らせたい ～天才たちの恋愛頭脳戦～ ファイナル
Love is war… especially when victory goes to the one who gets the other to confess their love first through a psychological battle of attrition. At the elite Shuchiin academy, as students vie for top positions in the school pecking order, another much more heated battle is being waged between its leading members, Miyuki Shirogane and Kaguya Shinomiya. When a (charming) new student council accountant, Miko Iino, enters the sacred space of the student council room, it becomes an arena for a “force a confession” game. But even this stalls in deadlock, leaving the fate of Miyuki and Kaguya’s confrontational romance to the two biggest events of the schoolyear - the sports and culture festivals.
＃家族募集します #가족 모집합니다 #家族募集中
75min × 1ep / 60min × 8eps｜Eps 9
Shunpei is a single father struggling to care for his five-year-old son. One day, he runs into childhood buddy Sosuke, who decides to help his old friend out. Sosuke’s plan involves renting out the apartment above his rundown okonomiyaki restaurant as a share house and using the money to rebuild. When Sosuke puts out a call on social media for single parents like Shunpei, his hashtag #bemyfamily attracts the attention of Rei, a straightlaced schoolteacher, and Meiku, an ambitious singer-songwriter, each with a child of her own. But can this motley assortment of two men, two women, and three children really become a “family” just by living under the same roof?
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Ω
30 min.｜10 episodes
Diablo (real name: Takuma Sakamoto) is summoned to a different world as the character he controls inside a game he played. Shera and Rem both claim to be the one who summoned him, and they start to spend their days in this world that looks exactly like the game. He fights an elite force from the kingdom of elves, battles a demon tribe, and becomes the master of the resurrected Demon Lord Krebskrum. He states, “I am Diablo. I am the Demon Lord of the other world” and continues to play the role of Demon Lord and goes up against formidable enemies. Though he is at the mercy of beautiful girls from time to time, he develops a trusting relationship with them.
How to Get a Divorce for the Whole Family!
リコカツ～全員離婚家族～ 리코카츠 ～전원이혼가족～ 離婚活動
75 min × 1 ep / 60 min × 9 eps｜Eps 10
Newlyweds Saki and husband Koichi have decided that getting married was a huge mistake. They met by chance and had a whirlwind romance, but their lifestyles and values couldn’t be more different. She’s a fashion editor raised in a modern, liberal home. He’s an ace air-rescue pilot from a strict, conservative upbringing. After their big wedding, they’re too embarrassed to tell their families, friends and colleagues that they’re already getting divorced! So they decide to do it in secret…It can even be a positive first step toward both partners’ future happiness. But when it comes to men and women, the more things change, the more they stay the same. This highly entertaining new series takes a hard look at today’s social values through the lens of divorce.
Story of My Family!!!
俺の家の話 우리 집 이야기 我家的故事
75min × 2eps / 60min × 8eps｜Eps 10
Now sidelined due to injury and age, former pro-wrestling star Juichi Miyama was once groomed by his father, Jusaburo, an acclaimed Noh actor and “Living National Treasure,” to be his successor. But the young Juichi rebelled, left home, and cut off ties with his family. Now he’s just learned that his father, having miraculously survived a critical illness, intends to marry his young caregiver and leave all his money to her. So Juichi decides to return home to help with his father’s care, setting the stage for a showdown between Juichi’s family on one side and his father’s mysterious caregiver on the other.
The Full-time Wife Escapist SPECIAL
逃げるは恥だが役に立つ ガンバレ人類！新春スペシャル！！ 도망치는건 부끄럽지만 도움이 된다 스페셜 逃避虽可耻但有用 特別篇
150 min x 1 ep｜Ep 1
Husband as employer, wife as employee, marriage as a job... That’s how it all began for Mikuri Moriyama and Hiramasa Tsuzaki, working as managing partners in a work place called home, sharing household chores in efficiency maximizing manner, and otherwise leading a peaceful and happy life. Until Mikuri gets pregnant. The two decide to formally marry, but their plans snag when trying to register. More problems ensue from childbirth to parenting as Hiramasa tries to take paternity leave right before an important project. And then, one “incident” arises that threatens to tear the couple apart for good. Will they ever find their way back to “hug day”?
The Quintessential Quintuplets 2
五等分の花嫁∬ 5등분의 신부∬ 五等分的新娘∬
30 min.｜12 episodes
They are teenage female quintuplets who hate studying and are at risk of failing their classes. That is until a private tutor, Futaro, appears to help them make it to graduation. Various adventures ensue as the five sisters and Futaro attend a study camp in the woods that ends up deepening their trust of Futaro. Amid a last push to improve their grades, Futaro encounters a series of troubles. Meanwhile, his first crush, “the girl in the photo,” reappears? And the curtain rises on a host of new challenges for Futaro and the five sisters.
K2: Dodgy Badge Brothers
キワドい２人ーK2ー 池袋署刑事課神崎・黒木 껄끄러운 두 사람 -Ｋ２- 危險的二人ーＫ２ー
75 min × 1 ep / 60 min × 5 eps｜Eps 6
Kanzaki is a serious, career detective with a touch of humanism who is mortified when he is assigned a new
Love Begins When the Money Ends
おカネの切れ目が恋のはじまり 돈이 떨어지면 사랑이 시작된다 錢的盡頭是愛情的開始
75 min × 2 eps / 60 min × 6 eps｜Eps 8
Owing to a certain incident in her past, Reiko Kuki knows the value of money better than anyone. Thrifty with her spending, this poor, “around-thirty company woman meets Keita Saruwatari, the moronic president’s son and profligate spendthrift with no memory at all of how he spends his dough. When these two polar opposites spend a summer learning about money management with a bunch of other financially-quirky people, personalities and values clash to produce some unexpected comedy and romance.
My Housekeeper Nagisa-san
My Housekeeper Nagisa-san SPECIAL 私の家政夫ナギサさん 남자 가정부를 원해? 我的家政夫渚先生
75 min × 2 eps / 60 min × 7 eps / 120 min × 1ep｜Eps 10
In an office, she can perform better than anyone, but when it comes household chores, she’s totally useless. She’s a single woman pushing 30 named Mei Aihara, and her room is a mess. Appearing one day at her doorstep is Nagisa Shigino, a much-in-demand “super domestic helper” who can do the cooking, cleaning and washing with masterful perfection. And Shigino is… a middle-aged man. For Mei, a woman who lives for her career, the encounter with Nagisa plants in her first-time thoughts of “marriage,” “family” and “future.” Gradually, something resembling feelings of “love” begin to germinate.
If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I Would Die
推しが武道館いってくれたら死ぬ 최애가 부도칸에 가 준다면 난 죽어도 좋아 神推偶像登上武道館我就死而無憾
30min × 12 episodes
Eripiyo is an otaku living in Okayama Prefecture. She devotes her life to supporting Maina, a member of the underground pop idol group “ChamJam”.
Stepmom and Daughter Blues SPECIAL
義母と娘のブルース2020年謹賀新年スペシャル 의붓어머니와 딸의 블루스 스페셜 繼母與女兒的藍調 特別版
140 min × 1 ep｜Ep 1
Akiko's back! This special picks up a year after the series ended . When we l as t saw Akiko, an ambitious career woman, she 'd just started work ing again after a long hiatus , but out of the blue she’s been fired f rom her high-powered job. Her stepdaughter Miyuki is now a university student living in Tokyo. Akiko hasn't seen Miyuki for a while, and she's in for a big surprise! When Akiko arrives, Miyuki’s boss is there wearing only a towel, holding a baby! Have these two had a baby together?! It wasn't easy for Akiko as a working person to be a stepmom, but she gave it her all, and Miyuki loved her back.
地縛少年花子くん 지박 소년 하나코군 地縛少年花子君
30 min. × 12 episodes
Story: There’s a strange rumor going around school. In the third-floor women’s room of the old school building, there exists a “Hanako-san” in the third stall, and those who summon her will have any wish granted. The heroine, Nene Yashiro, is a girl who loves superstition and the occult. She wishes to be with an upperclassman she has a crush on, so she tries her hand at one of the school’s seven great mysteries and summons Hanako-kun but is cursed and turned into a fish. In order to undo her curse, Nene strikes a deal with the toilet-bound Hanako-kun. She becomes his assistant and solves mysterious incidents around school.
TIME IS MONEY
THE CELEBRITY LIFE HACK SHOW
Time is Money is the hilarious celebrity Life Hack show where your favourite stars share the time saving secrets of their success – and where viewers with the best life-hacks go home with a fat cash prize, proving once and for all that: Time is Money.
Kaguya-sama: Love Is War
かぐや様は告らせたい～天才たちの恋愛頭脳戦～ 카구야님은 고백받고 싶어 -천재들의 연애 두뇌전- 輝夜姬想讓人告白 ～天才們的戀愛頭腦戰～
Shuchiin Academy is the collecting ground for the nation’s most promising elite. There, a bright and sagacious school president and top score-getter on mock college entrance exams, Miyuki Shirogane (Sho Hirano) meets Kaguya Shinomiya, (Kanna Hashimoto) class vice-president, possessor of brains, brawn and beauty and daughter of a major conglomerate CEO. The attraction is obvious, but their excessive pride and lack of humility get in the way of their confessing their mutual feelings. Six months pass, and it becomes increasingly difficult for them to be honest with each other, imbuing a confession of love with a curse of “defeat.” Brilliant minds spawn brilliant means as the two scheme to get the other to make the confession first, exposing their clumsiness in love where pure feelings drive an ultra-crafty romance (full of life-threatening risk). Can there be a clear winner and loser? Or will the two find love and make peace?
Heaven?～My Restaurant, My Life～
Heaven?～ご苦楽レストラン～ Heaven? 헤븐 Heaven? 天國餐館
70 min × 3 eps. / 60min × 7 eps.｜10 episodes
“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 colorful, like-minded staff of unique misfits, none of whom possess the refinement, flattery or tact needed. Yet through a string of mishaps and failures, they gradually find in the restaurant a sense of belonging and purpose, growing with the owner into an indispensable team and top-shelf restaurant. Savor this quintessential comical farce packed with laughs plus valuable hints for succeeding in life.
Nagi's Long Vacation
凪のお暇 나기의 휴식 凪的新生活
75 min × 1 ep / 60 min × 9 eps｜10 episodes
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 need to rethink my life!” she proclaims, physically and mentally exhausted. So she decides to give up everything and “reset” her life. She quits her job, terminates her condo lease, breaks off all contact with her boyfriend and everyone she knows, and goes on a solitary search to discover the “freedom” to enjoy her own life. This even means undoing her straight perm and letting her natural curly hair flow, something she’s always harbored a complex about. Moving to a new neighborhood and new life, however, presents both new and old challenges. She meets the man living next door, someone she might define as “too free” and re-encounters her boyfriend, from whom she’d hoped to escape. A romantic comedy straight from the heart that extolls the virtues of self-acceptance and living true to oneself.
The Demon Girl Next Door
まちカドまぞく 길모퉁이 마족 小恶魔女在街角 小惡魔女在街角
30 min.｜12 episodes
One morning, a sealed demonic power awakens in 15-year-old Yuko Yoshida. Her mission? To defeat the “Magic Girl” who lives in her town. Yuko has grown a tail and horns, but her powers fall short of a normal girl’s, and she struggles to lift the curse of having to live off 40,000 yen per month.
I will Not Work Overtime, Period!
わたし、定時で帰ります。 저, 정시에 퇴근합니다. 我，準時下班
85 min × 1 ep / 67 min × 2 eps / 60 min × 7 eps｜10 episodes
A satisfyingly heart-warming comedy in support of all people struggling to make their way in an age of revolutionary changes to the workplace. First tackling the issue of overtime work, the drama spotlights not only systemic reforms taking place, but the change in mindset occurring among working people as they re-envision the shape of future society and the balance between life and work. Currently, Japanese society encompasses widening views on overtime including those who regard it as a necessary evil and others who still see it as a virtue. The protagonist in this story, however, does not. As is a new-age working girl with the personal motto: “Go home at the appointed time,” her working life is a constant battle with High-maintenance r colleagues and ethically-questionable superiors. And yet she still manages to discover small miracles every day, imparting pithy yet inspirational messages about Why we work, the importance of self-love and the value of friendship.
A Story to Read When You First Fall in Love
初めて恋をした日に読む話 처음 사랑을 한 날에 읽는 이야기
67 min × 10 eps｜10 episodes
After being a star student in high school, Junko Harumi finds herself in her early thirties having failed at love, college entrance exams and good employment. Working at a cram school as a tutor bereft of hope and motivation, she spends her days believing she’ll be fired at any moment. Then one day, a knuckle-headed, delinquent teen named Kyohei Yuri appears before her. “I want you to get me into the University of Tokyo,” he says. Having herself failed to get into the country’s most prestigious university, Junko refuses thinking it beyond her abilities, but then is overpowered by Kyohei’s strong will and desire, and finally relents. In the process, she is surprised when her handsome cousin, Masashi Yakumo, an elite trade company man, returns from working overseas and suddenly proposes marriage to her. With her life suddenly taking a turn for the better, can Junko get Kyohei into the University of Tokyo from a bottom-feeder high school? And is she destined to find the love to set her life on a new path?
Maison de Police
メゾン・ド・ポリス 메종 드 폴리스 警察之家
75 min × 2 eps / 60 min × 8 eps｜10 episodes
Hiyori Makino is a rookie detective whose dream comes true when she is assigned to the Criminal Investigation Division. One day, the precinct police see an anonymously-posted clip on the Internet that shows a person being burned to death. The police treat it as a possible copycat crime of a burning homicide that occurred five years ago. Hoping to consult Soichiro Natsume, the retried detective who headed the original investigation, Hiyori arrives at an antiquated, western style house in an upscale residential district where she finds Natsume sharing the house with four other elderly ex-cops, all quite eccentric like himself. Hiyori commences the meeting and quickly realizes that despite their aging vision, back pain and high blood pressure, these gentlemen still possess razor sharp sleuthing skills. Together, they set about cracking tough cases each week in this new detective drama.
The New King
Season 1: 30 min × 8 episodes Season 2: 30 min × 9 episodes
Nao Kitazawa, 34, leads a busy but fulfilling life as a doctor at a women’s clinic and as fiancee to an elite psychiatric physician, Yuchi Ihara. With their wedding day a month off, Nao is preparing to move into a new home when she meets Shinji Mamiya, a struggling writer who works part-time as a mover and falls inexorably in love with him. The fateful encounter compels Nao to follow her heart and experience true love. Overwhelmed by Nao’s passion, Shinji soon falls for her as well, but their budding romance is threatened by the tragic discovery that Nao has early onset Alzheimer’s. What unfolds is a story of pure love. As Nao’s symptoms worsen, Shinji spends the next ten years giving Nao mental and health support even as she begins to lose the precious memories they both shared.
30 min.｜12 episodes
Uesugi Futaro, a high school second-year from a poor family, receives a highly appealing offer to work part-time as a tutor... but his students turn out to be girls from his own class! What's more, they're quintuplets... and all five are beautiful, but happen to be problem students who have borderline grades and hate studying! Looks like his first assignment will be to win all the sisters' trust?! Every day is a wild party in this rom-com centering around the quintuplet sisters of the Nakano household!
Nisekoi: False Love
ニセコイ 니세코이 偽戀
Raku, a peace-loving guy with a strong sense of justice and the son of a mafia boss and Chitoge, a daughter of a gangster. girly girl at heart, are forced by their parents to “pretend to be boyfriend and girlfriend” in order to stop a feud between their families. Raku and Chitoge are extremely reluctant, but have no choice, and so begins their high school life of false love.