Article: Ten Japanese On-Screen Jodis We Missed

Some movies and dramas are so good that we can feel their impact even after a decade. There are actors and actresses whose on-screen chemistry is so natural and smooth that it’s hard to imagine them paired up with someone else. Sometimes the Jodi looks so real that we mistake them for being a real-life couple. Those pairs and their chemistry become immortal. Let’s see some such Jodis in the Japanese industry.

1. Haruma Miura And Mikako Tabe

From Me To You is a Japanese romantic drama released in 2010. Naoto Kumazawa directed the movie. The audience had a positive reaction to the film. The lead pair, Haruma Miura and Mikako Tabe won over the audience’s heart, and to this date, their chemistry is loved by their fans.

2. Kento Yamazaki And Haruna Kawaguchi

One Week Friends is a Japanese movie that got released in 2017. Shosuke Murakami directed the drama, and it starred Kento Yamazaki and Haruna Kawaguchi in the lead roles. The duo has embedded their names in people’s hearts with their outstanding performance and chemistry. It’s not been a long since the movie’s release. But people are already waiting for them to be cast together in another drama.

 

3. Miho Nakayama And Etsushi Toyokawa

Love Letter is a Japanese movie that got released in 1995. Shunji Iwai directed the film, and it starred Miho Nakayama and Etsushi Toyokawa. This old romantic movie is still alive in people’s memories. The heart-breaking plot helped outshine the lead couple’s chemistry.

4. Yui Aragaki And Toma Ikuta

Hanamizuki is a romantic Japanese drama movie that got released in 2010. Nobuhiro Doi directed the film, and it starred Yui Aragaki and Toma Ikuta. The movie story revolves around a young girl who tries her best to keep her long-distance relationship with a fisherman alive. The duo’s chemistry was so natural that it still lives in people’s memories.

5. Haruka Ayase And Keisuke Koide

Cyborg She is a romantic-comedy movie with a twist of sci-fi. It got released in 2008. Kwak Jae-Yong directed the drama film, and it starred Haruka Ayase and Keisuke Koide. The movie has a fun storyline that made their chemistry even more enjoyable. The duo had a strong screen presence, which is why people were able to connect themselves.

6. Aoi Miyazaki And Hiroshi Tamaki

Heavenly Forest is an old Japanese romantic movie that got released in 2006. Takehiko Shinjo directed the film, and it starred Aoi Miyazaki and Hiroshi Tamaki. The movie has a fresh and heart-touching storyline. The emotions in the movies are conveyed well to the audience, and the film received immense love from the audience. The lead couple has become people’s favorite after the movie and is still loved by their fans.

7. Junko Abe And Nijiro Murakami

Still The Water is a romantic drama that got released in 2014. Naomi Kawase directed the movie, and it starred Junko Abe and Nijiro Murakami. The duo’s performance and the story’s plot not only impressed the native people, but the movie also made a global impression. It was screened at the Toronto International Film Festival and was selected for the Palme d’Or at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

8. Aoi Miyazaki And Hidetoshi Nishijima

Su-ki-da is a Japanese romantic drama that got released in 2005. Hiroshi Ishikawa directed the movie, and it starred Aoi Miyazaki and Hidetoshi Nishijima. The movie’s plot revolves around two teenagers who have tragic life experiences while growing into an adult. The story and duo’s performance were so impactful that it is still fresh in people’s memories.

9. Kento Yamazaki And Emi Takei

Love For Beginners is a Japanese romantic movie that got released in 2012. Takeshi Furusawa directed the film, and it starred Kento Yamazaki and Emi Takei. The high school romance got a positive response from the audience, and the adorable chemistry of the leads won over everyone’s heart.

10. Miho Nakayama And Hidetoshi Nishijima

Saying goodbye, one day, is a romantic drama film released in 2010. John. H Lee directed the film, and it starred Miho Nakayama and Hidetoshi Nishijima. The sweet yet uncomplicated love story comforted many youngsters and made a soft corner in their hearts. The couple did fantastic work, and people still remember them for their chemistry.