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by inochi
Mar 30th, '07, 02:08
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Joe Chen QiaoEn
Replies: 41
Views: 56745

here's someone with a short reply! ^^ i just started watching a couple dramas recently that has Qiao En in them and that was when she started catching my interest because she's quite good at acting. it was really interesting reading what you guys had to write, though! because i'm so new to the 'scen...
by inochi
Feb 24th, '07, 08:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: December 3 JLPT Anyone?
Replies: 47
Views: 7355

i didn't know about the JLPT at all until just now when i saw this thread. congrats to those who passed their levels and がんばり続いて to those who are trying! thanks to this thread i think i might have created another ambition to work towards..this gives me a whole new way to learn Japanese. it's a bit l...
by inochi
Feb 20th, '07, 04:26
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ouran High School Host Club
Replies: 198
Views: 81535

Wow, I just love Ouran so I'm gonna step in the conversation! ^^ Although I prefer the manga over the anime, most people are the opposite. :unsure: I'm just too curious about what's going to happen... hope something really goes on before the graduation time, huh!? \o/~ Well, I don't think I saw Kyo...
by inochi
Feb 18th, '07, 09:24
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Gackt
Replies: 318
Views: 217348

hm...i havent read his autobio yet but based on his behavior it's possible that he's bisexual ^^ but from what i know Hyde is married now so i dont think anything's going on there
by inochi
Feb 15th, '07, 09:38
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Gackt
Replies: 318
Views: 217348

actually, i agree that he looks best with his natural hair and eye color ^^ although it's not because of the fuurin kazan pictures. i also agree, he seems to be changing his singing style, just a little bit, but in a good way. i read on a website that he did stop smoking recently, in which case i wi...
by inochi
Feb 7th, '07, 06:10
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ninomiya Kazunari
Replies: 192
Views: 69905

hmm...i wonder how nino communicated with clint eastwood then ^^

wow good pictures..where are they from? sho looks good in that one up there too
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 10:55
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Mika Nakashima
Replies: 19
Views: 13534

can someone kindly tell me what site(s) you can download movies like NANA from and have trust in the quality of the files? i really need to watch this movie haha. i just found out not too long ago that Ito Yuna's debut was from this movie im listening to Mika's NANA singles right now... ^^ i think H...
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 04:02
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Tanaka Koki
Replies: 182
Views: 61813

i think Kazuya is a good actor too, he was actually pretty good in Nobuta wo Produce, but Yamapi definitely created a more memorable character in comparison. in Tatta Hitotsu no Koi though i think Kazuya improved a lot. though still good, Koki was actually not as good in THnK compared to Kazuya i th...
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 03:54
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Nishikido Ryo
Replies: 4675
Views: 700766

hey Fruitchaat, where did you get all your content from?
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 03:44
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: (HG) Hard Gay / Lazor Ramon
Replies: 55
Views: 19087

Re: when boredom sinks in...

my sister and i had fun editing this.. heehee~ we found the mario gif from somewhere and we HAD to edit it! [img]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v214/kkooolit/HG.gif[/img] hahaha that is so funny. when i saw it i laughed the only thing i've seen of HG so far is Hana Yori Danshi. when i started wa...
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 01:34
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning a trip to Japan and just need some help, please?
Replies: 50
Views: 25685

thanks everyone so far, i'm going to make a list of everything you guys said or something before i leave so keep it up :D the reason i was asking about keeping cool was cause i heard there isnt much central air conditioning in japan, but at the same time on another thread i was told that it's more r...
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 00:59
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: What Were You Into First: Drama or Anime?
Replies: 148
Views: 22494

yeah, i think in general many people tend to start with anime first..aside from it being oftentimes more simple in content, which is why it may be (in general) easier for younger people to absorb, it's also more widespread..usually dramas like j-drama or chinese drama aren't as readily available if ...
by inochi
Feb 5th, '07, 00:43
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Gackt
Replies: 318
Views: 217348

see, the interesting thing is everyone thinks his real birthday is in 1973, but i've never been able to find out the reasons that was based on. like, did someone from the entertainment industry leak it out, or maybe someone saw his drivers licence XD ?
by inochi
Feb 3rd, '07, 04:26
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning a trip to Japan and just need some help, please?
Replies: 50
Views: 25685

wow 399 that is insanely cheap... non_atteri_mai: what do you consider as summer when you're talking about it here? like..basically july? some questions of curiosity: are the swimming places very crowded? i'm going in may - do you know how the weather would be (as in, still deathly hot and sticky?) ...
by inochi
Feb 2nd, '07, 23:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ouran High School Host Club
Replies: 198
Views: 81535

dont know if this is off topic and in case its spoiler-istic.. question! i read somewhere that honey sempai finds out that kaoru likes haruhi as well.. is that in the anime or only in the manga? cos i watched the anime (and i dont recall that scene) but i didnt read the manga.. hehe It's in the ani...
by inochi
Feb 2nd, '07, 10:18
Forum: Travel
Topic: Planning a trip to Japan and just need some help, please?
Replies: 50
Views: 25685

wow, this is becoming a great storehouse of information for me too. will continue to lurk on thread for more tips, they've been amazingly clear and useful thus far
by inochi
Feb 2nd, '07, 00:53
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ninomiya Kazunari
Replies: 192
Views: 69905

so can nino speak fluent english or did i just hear a rumor?

it's great that nino did such a serious film..i'd like to see his performance in it. it's cool cause i wouldn't have known about the film at all if it wasn't for nino
by inochi
Feb 1st, '07, 22:32
Forum: Life & Relationships
Topic: What's on your mind right now?
Replies: 417
Views: 102731

i want dumplings too!!!!!!!!





sorry, just happened to see this thread
by inochi
Feb 1st, '07, 08:41
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SHIBUYA or HARAJUKU?
Replies: 35
Views: 5534

haha aw, thats so mean..i think in a way it's kinda cool that harajuku is so out there and willing to explore unusual styles of fashion, it definitely adds variety. it might be kinda cool to take aspects of their general fashion style and combine it with aspects of shibuya's fashion sense, who knows...
by inochi
Feb 1st, '07, 08:31
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Raw Egg
Replies: 22
Views: 3925

fuddleduddle, thanks for the info. how did you come to be so knowledgeable on this subject?
by inochi
Jan 31st, '07, 09:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Gackt
Replies: 318
Views: 217348

Anyone have any info (or radio rips) of Gackt's new single? It comes out next Wednesday but I can't find a radio rip anywhere! o.o what's the name of his new single? Liantasse: the reason i asked is cause your age isn't showing up under your avatar ^^ by the way, that's quite amazing, how many musi...
by inochi
Jan 31st, '07, 09:51
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ouran High School Host Club
Replies: 198
Views: 81535

i hate to say it but if that's the real list i must say i'm quite disappointed..they don't seem to embody the charismas/personalities (not to mention of a slightly lesser importance looks) of the ouran characters. demo, my opinion only ne, i suppose. i guess maki is an ok choice for haruhi though. b...
by inochi
Jan 31st, '07, 09:39
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SHIBUYA or HARAJUKU?
Replies: 35
Views: 5534

Air-conditioning? Surely you jest. There are more fans in Japan than there are ACs. The Japanese people walk around with handkerchiefs and mop their brows all the time. Central air is very rare. So is central heating. I work at a school, and right now, all of the students like to come into the teac...
by inochi
Jan 31st, '07, 09:30
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SHIBUYA or HARAJUKU?
Replies: 35
Views: 5534

I stayed at a hotel only 2-3 blocks from Shibuya Station (渋谷駅) on my last trip to Tokyo (Sakura Fleur Aoyama, if any one is interested). That was extremely convenient. Even better was the unsecured WiFi I could pick up while in the cafe on the 1st floor. That made it nice for my fiancée and I to do...
by inochi
Jan 31st, '07, 09:21
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: downtown batsu game
Replies: 2
Views: 1457

i'd also like to know where to find the downtown series..i totally forgot about it til recently..if someone can let me know where i can dl it that would be great
by inochi
Jan 30th, '07, 06:02
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Matsuda Shota
Replies: 451
Views: 203541

interesting, i thought his acting in HYD was quite decent. will have to compare with HYD2
by inochi
Jan 30th, '07, 03:43
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ouran High School Host Club
Replies: 198
Views: 81535

mm, perhaps i am mistaken but i thought we were all just speculating which actors would be best suited for the Ouran roles, which would explain why there's no credits
by inochi
Jan 30th, '07, 03:37
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: SHIBUYA or HARAJUKU?
Replies: 35
Views: 5534

based only on the videos that you posted, i would say shibuya is more my style if i had to make a choice to go shopping between the two districts. why is harajuku better for people watching? and, i don't know how hot it actually gets, but isn't it a great advantage for japan people in terms of summe...
by inochi
Jan 30th, '07, 03:24
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Gackt
Replies: 318
Views: 217348

haha, Liantasse: how old are you?
by inochi
Jan 28th, '07, 12:23
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Raw Egg
Replies: 22
Views: 3925

i've been hearing for a few years now that the salmonella concern mainly has to do with the eggshell (as in, the outside of the egg) and not so much the stuff in it
by inochi
Jan 28th, '07, 03:24
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Ninomiya Kazunari
Replies: 192
Views: 69905

if i remember correctly all members of arashi have acted before, and they've often acted with each other in pairs. i think there's also a couple movies, etc (excluding Yellow Tears to be coming out this year) that they've done with the five of them
by inochi
Jan 27th, '07, 07:44
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Matsuda Shota
Replies: 451
Views: 203541

it's funny because when i first checked out this topic i didn't notice the error in the name, but when i did notice it i've discovered since then i can't help but always always notice the error every time i see the topic name haha
by inochi
Jan 24th, '07, 08:04
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Prince of tennis [Live action]
Replies: 34
Views: 8184

ah, thanks
actually a bit surprised, i thought maybe you (and other people) would get it from some tracker specifically dedicated to movies
by inochi
Jan 23rd, '07, 10:58
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Sakurai Sho
Replies: 416
Views: 124807

haha, i've heard some people say that about Jun before, but even though i can mayybe try to see it a bit if i really try, Michael Jackson and Jun are just so far apart for me. And Jun is on the wayy better side, hehe ... the first time i saw the whole Arashi team was on a clip of Mago Mago Arashi, w...
by inochi
Jan 23rd, '07, 10:35
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Nishikido Ryo
Replies: 4675
Views: 700766

hmm..i knew there was something wrong when i saw only two titles listed
although i haven't seen any of the shows Ryo's been in yet, i did look up his profile before
let's not forget d-addicts' own drama wiki ^^

http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Nishikido_Ryo
by inochi
Jan 22nd, '07, 06:34
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Hiraoka Yuta
Replies: 55
Views: 27298

mm, i didn't know he was such a new actor, he looked so familiar when i first saw him in Tatta Hitotsu no Koi. but it sounds right, his credits all seem to start from around 2004/2005
by inochi
Jan 22nd, '07, 05:42
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ouran High School Host Club
Replies: 198
Views: 81535

hmm...i started thinking seriously about how it would be really interesting for Ouran to be done as a live drama when i was watching hana yori dango..probably because the setting is sort of the same, with the rich guys and poor girl thing. but when i thought about it i found it was kinda difficult t...
by inochi
Jan 22nd, '07, 05:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hana Yori Dango Season 2
Replies: 8217
Views: 1023121

ilovehyd: just wanted to say i love your icon too!
do u know the history of it? like where the original image came from..
by inochi
Jan 21st, '07, 08:10
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Prince of tennis [Live action]
Replies: 34
Views: 8184

hey, yeah same question as someone else..i think i vaguely noticed clues a while ago that PoT movie had come out, but havent seen it yet cause i'm not sure where's a good, decent site to get movies from. where do you guys get them?
by inochi
Jan 12th, '07, 04:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Boku wa imouto ni koi wo suru
Replies: 355
Views: 158402

i think the only thoughts i have right now is that it's nice to see Matsumoto continuing to step out of the comfort zone in his work and exploring pieces like these. i haven't really seen much of the material (interviews, etc) surrounding the movie but it will be interesting to see it come out and s...